India to acquire ships for navy, coast guard

India’s Ministry of Defence has issued four shipbuilding requests for proposal (RFP) for the acquisition of ...

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US Navy's 30 NCR, ROK Navy agree to deepen cooperation

The US Navy’s 30th Naval Construction Regiment (30 NCR) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) Naval Mobile ...

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Republic of Korea Navy assumes command of CTF 151

The Kuwait Naval Forces handed over command of Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) Combined Task Force (CTF) 151 to the ...

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Japanese minesweeper collides with cargo ship off Hiroshima

A minesweeper of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) has collided with a cargo ship off the coast of ...

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CMF gets new Deputy Commander

On June 19, 2019, Commodore Dean Bassett became the new Deputy Commander of Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) at a ...

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USS Ronald Reagan, JMSDF conduct bilateral drill

The US Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) participated in bilateral exercises with ...

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India seeking partners in P-75(I) project

The Indian government has issued an expression of interest (EOI) seeking potential partners for the navy’s ...

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Turkey's TAIS to design Indian Navy fleet support ships

India’s Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL) has selected Turkey’s Anadolu Shipyard to support the construction ...

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Indian Navy welcomes new Chief of the Naval Staff

Indian Navy

On May 31, 2019, Admiral Karambir Singh assumed command of the Indian Navy as the 24th Chief of the Naval Staff. ...

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Indian Navy tests cooperative engagement capability

The Indian Navy recently carried out a launch of the Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM) aimed at testing ...

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Damen launches first Pakistan Navy OPV in Romania

The first of two Pakistan Navy offshore patrol vessels (OPV) was launched in Galata, Romania, the Pakistan Navy ...

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French carrier trains with Australian, Japanese, US ships

French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle (R 91) met up with ships from the navies of the US, Australia and ...

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India retires destroyer Ranjit after 36 years of service

The Indian Navy decommissioned its third Rajput-class destroyer INS Ranjit in a ceremony at Naval Dockyard, ...

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India launches fourth Scorpene submarine INS Vela

Indian shipbuilder Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) launched the fourth Indian Navy Scorpene-class submarine ...

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Indian Navy orders 16 ASW shallow water craft

The Indian defense ministry has awarded shipbuilders M/s CSL and GRSE contracts for the construction of sixteen ...

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Officer dies in fire on Indian aircraft carrier Vikramaditya

An Indian Navy officer died in a fire that erupted aboard aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya as the ship was ...

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India launches third Project 15B destroyer Imphal

Indian shipbuilder Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited hosted a launching ceremony for the Indian Navy’s third ...

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FS Charles de Gaulle set for drills with Indian counterpart

French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle and its carrier strike group are set to sail to India where they ...

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Indian Navy loses helicopter in Arabian Sea, crew escapes

An Indian Navy Chetak helicopter landed into the Arabian Sea last week, with all three crew escaping the accident ...

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US, Indian P-8A sub hunters hone skills in Indian Ocean

P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft from the US and Indian navies met up in the Indian Ocean for a series of ...

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