Follow Us:
Thursday, June 17, 2021

Western Naval Command


P305 tragedy: INS Makar, equipped with side scan sonars, to search for the missing

May 22, 2021 1:56 am

INS Makar is a survey catamaran, which is used to conduct hydrographic surveys by the Navy. It is being brought down from Karwar in Karnataka to assist in the mission.

Medical formations of Western Naval Command offer help to civil adminstrations, aid migrant labourers

April 29, 2021 8:09 pm

Three naval hospitals under the Western Naval Command -- INHS (Indian Naval Hospital Ship) Jeevanti located in Goa, INHS Patanjali in Karwar and INHS Sandhani in Mumbai have kept ready a portion of oxygen beds for use by the civil administration, the Navy said on Thursday.

Western Naval Command gets new chief

April 01, 2015 2:56 pm

Vice Admiral Surinder Pal Singh Cheema has been made the new Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command.

First Indian to sail around the globe recounts his epic voyage in a book

August 20, 2014 1:47 am

In May 2010, Donde became the first Indian to complete a solo circumnavigation of the globe.

Naval commander sacked for adultery may get back his job

July 22, 2014 12:20 am

Tribunal Says discharging him from service a disproportionate punishment for ‘virtual’ flirting with colleague’s wife

Navy sets up high-level probe in submarine mishap

February 27, 2014 2:24 pm

Seven sailors had taken seriously ill and two officers had been missing following the mishap in submarine INS Sindhuratna.

HC junks petition on INS Vikrant

February 06, 2014 2:30 pm

Bombay High Court Thursday dismissed a PIL seeking conversion of the ship into a maritime museum.

State avoided offering safety for INS Vikrant, MoD tells High Court

January 17, 2014 12:54 pm

Says govt’s attitude affected plan to convert decommissioned ship into museum

‘Don’t sell INS Vikrant as scrap metal,turn it into a museum’

December 17, 2013 2:50 am

India’s first indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant be converted into a national museum instead of being sold as scrap metal.

Submarine's twin hulls contained fire,reduced losses

August 16, 2013 3:21 am

The impact made entire interior of the vessel sealed due to the heat and pressure.