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Chief of the Naval Staff in an exclusive interaction with SP’s Naval Forces said that “2016 witnessed the induction of a number of state-of-the-art platforms”.
The Indian Navy has over 40 ships, 4 submarines, and 12 aircraft deployed in waters near and far around the Indian peninsular and island territories
Mine Counter Measures (MCM) are required to be taken against naval mines which were first introduced by the Chinese in the 16th century as an anti-piracy measure and in the west almost during the same period.
A modern navy operates various types of warships to meet its diverse roles, from simple coastal patrols to power projection and warfighting.
Amphibious aircraft are also suitable for combat missions, such as rapid and precision induction and de-induction of troops along the undefended coastlines for covert/diplomatic or force projection operations, etc
The offer of drones from Insitu Pacific, Australia, is expected to dramatically change the surveillance capabilities of the Indian maritime security agencies and forces deployed on borders to prevent terrorist infiltration
One of the most technologically advanced and potent arms of the Indian military, the Indian Navy, has tirelessly worked towards safeguarding our maritime borders.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar mentioned that the current government has cleared more than Rs. 2,00,000 crore worth of defence acquisition...