L&T delivers 2 interceptor ships to Indian Coast Guard

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) today said it has delivered two high-speed interceptor ships to Indian Coast Guard at the Kattupalli Shipyard near Chennai. This delivery is part of the two contracts being executed by the company for design and construction of 54 interceptors to Indian Coast Guard, valued at Rs 1,424 crore, LARSEN & TOUBRO…

India,China to join Indian Ocean exercise

Despite growing tensions with China, official sources said the Indian Navy would join the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy in a maiden maritime search and rescue exercise to be chaired by Bangladesh at the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) in November this year. “Bangladesh, the current Chair, is scheduling a maiden International Maritime Search and…

India to Commission Advanced Attack Submarine This Month

The Indian Navy is slated to commission the lead boat of its new class of diesel-electric attack submarines in August, following almost four years of delay. The induction of the first Scorpene-class (Kalvari-class) diesel-electric attack submarine, INS Kalvari, will mark a significant milestone in India’s efforts to rebuild its depleted submarine force as China and…