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Indian Navy's second, third Scorpene-class submarines undergoing sea trials

17 Mar 2018

Indian Navy's second, third Scorpene-class submarines undergoing sea trials

The second and third of the six Scorpene-class submarines, part of Project-75 of the Indian Navy, are undergoing sea trials while the rest are under construction, a senior naval officer said.

#DefenseDiaries: India negotiates with Russia for Rs. 39,000cr missile shields

23 Jan 2018

#DefenseDiaries: India negotiates with Russia for Rs. 39,000cr missile shields

India has begun final negotiations with Russia for the Rs. 39,000cr acquisition of five advanced S-400 Triumf air defense missile systems.

#DefenseDiaries: Indian Navy's submarine arm celebrates golden jubilee

10 Dec 2017

#DefenseDiaries: Indian Navy's submarine arm celebrates golden jubilee

On December 8, 2017, the Indian Navy's submarine arm celebrated its golden jubilee.

#DefenseDiaires: 5 of the Indian Navy's most powerful weapons

04 Dec 2017

#DefenseDiaires: 5 of the Indian Navy's most powerful weapons

The Indian Navy Day is celebrated every year on December 4 to honor the nation's brave seafarers who secure the nation's vast maritime frontiers.

India denies letting US officials on board INS Chakra

11 Nov 2017

India denies letting US officials on board INS Chakra

India's defense establishment has rejected Russian media reports that US military officials were allowed to board INS Chakra, a nuclear-attack submarine leased by India from Russia.

#DefenseDiaries: INS Chakra, the deadliest shark in the Indian Ocean

06 Nov 2017

#DefenseDiaries: INS Chakra, the deadliest shark in the Indian Ocean

The INS Chakra, India's sole nuclear attack submarine, is among the deadliest vessels in the Indian Navy's arsenal.

Reports: India's sole nuclear-attack submarine INS Chakra damaged in accident

04 Oct 2017

Reports: India's sole nuclear-attack submarine INS Chakra damaged in accident

India's sole operational nuclear-powered attack submarine, INS Chakra, may require major repairs after suffering "some damage" in an accident, The Print has reported.