Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba

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Imphal, Indian Navy’s advanced guided missile destroyer, launched in Mumbai

Imphal has a length of 163 metres and 17.4 metres at the beam and a displacement of 7.300 tonnes, which are propelled by four gas turbines to achieve speeds in excess of 30 knots.

Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba commissions NBC training facility at INS Shivaji

The Navy Chief, who is retiring on May 31, also reviewed various training facilities and other infrastructure and interacted with officers, sailors, defence civilians, security personnel as well as international trainees during his visit.


Navy inducts submergence rescue vehicle, to be operational by April next year

The Indian Navy currently operates conventional submarines of the Sindhughosh, Shishumar, Kalvari classes as well as nuclear powered submarines.

Naval chief Sunil Lanba calls for maritime environment to be devoid of all types of threats

"Although conflict resolution mechanisms have been established to address concerns between nations, undermining these institutions by unilateralism and maritime muscle flexing is resulting in fragile security situation at many places," Lanba said.

On China’s intentions in Gwadar, only time will tell: Navy chief Sunil Lanba

The admiral was asked after an event about a Pentagon report that said China could be establishing an overseas military base in Pakistan’s Gwadar