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DCNS, Pipavav to address India’s naval needs


June 11th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 11 (IANS) The French defence major DCNS and India's integrated defence company Pipavav plan to enter into a strategic partnership to construct strategic assets, including modern warships for ... Read more...

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Russian Navy to get 10 more n-submarines


February 8th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Navy will receive at least 10 new Borey class strategic nuclear submarines in line with a revised state armament procurement programme until 2020, ... Read more...

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India to get Russian nuclear submarine in March


October 1st, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) India's undersea warfare will receive a major boost after Russia transfers its nuclear-powered K-152 Nerpa attack submarine on a 10-year lease in March next year.The governor ... Read more...

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US senate clears transfer of two Osprey-class minehunters to India


September 29th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) The US Senate has cleared the transfer of two Osprey-class minehunters to India on a grant basis to boost Indian Navy's efforts to ramp up coastal ... Read more...

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Sea trials of n-sub for India begin in Russia


August 20th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The sea trials of a nuclear-powered submarine that Russia is leasing to India for 10 years, as also the training of an Indian crew, have begun ahead ... Read more...

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Largest stealth frigate in world commissioned in Indian Navy


April 29th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghMumbai, Apr 29 (ANI): To be ready for technological warfare and in a bid to build a blue-water navy capable of operating across oceans, India today commissioned the ... Read more...

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India’s indigenous stealth frigate INS Shivalik to be commissioned today


April 29th, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr. 29 (ANI): In a bid to build a blue-water navy capable of operating across oceans, India is all set to commission the first of the Shivalik-class multi-role frigate with stealth ... Read more...

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India Navy to get 16 stealth frigates in 10 years (Lead)


April 21st, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The Indian Navy is to get 16 stealth frigates in the next 10 years, with 10 being built indigenously, three imported from Russia and another three on ... Read more...

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Indigenous INS Shivalik, a step towards making of a blue-water navy


April 21st, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Apr 21 (ANI): In a bid to build a blue-water navy capable of operating across oceans, India is all set to commission the first of the ... Read more...

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India to build 10 indigenous stealth frigates in 10 years


April 21st, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) After importing the first three stealth frigates from Russia and with another three on order, the Indian Navy is likely to acquire 10 such indigenously-built vessels in ... Read more...

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First indigenous Shivalik class frigate to be inducted in April


January 22nd, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS)The Indian Navy will induct its first indigenously-built Shivalik class stealth frigate in April, an official said. Christened INS Shivalik, the multi-role stealth frigate has been built at Mumbai's ... Read more...

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Russian n-submarine meant for India passes final trials


December 28th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Vladivostok, Dec 28 (RIA Novosti) Russia's Nerpa nuclear attack submarine, which was damaged in a fatal accident during tests in November last year, has successfully passed final trials, a Pacific Fleet spokesman ... Read more...

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L&T will bid to build navy’s second submarine line


September 29th, 2009 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Engineering and Construction giant Larsen and Toubro Tuesday said it will bid for the Indian Navy's second line of conventional submarines. The company had built India's largest shipyards, ... Read more...

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Indian Navy personnel to join Russian nuke sub trials


September 4th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Vladivostok, Sep 4 (RIA Novosti) A crew of Indian submariners will take part in sea trials in mid-September of the Russian nuclear submarine which is to be leased to the Indian Navy ... Read more...

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Initial trials of Russian nuclear sub for India completed


July 27th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Khabarovsk (Russia), July 27 (RIA Novosti) The first stage of sea trials of Russia's Nerpa nuclear attack submarine, which was damaged in a fatal accident during previous tests, has been successfully completed, ... Read more...

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India-bound Russian nuke sub repaired, resumes sea trials


July 10th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 10 (RIA Novosti) A Russian nuclear submarine that is to be leased to India and which was damaged in an accident that killed 20 people resumed sea trials Friday after ... Read more...

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Russia to lease only one nuclear sub to India: official


June 22nd, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 22 (RIA Novosti) A Russian official Monday dismissed media reports that Russia planned to lease several nuclear submarines to India, saying the contract envisioned only the transfer of Nerpa nuclear ... Read more...

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Indian Navy crew to train on nuclear-powered submarine


November 2nd, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) A batch of Indian Navy personnel will leave for Russia this month to get training on board a Russia-built nuclear powered submarine, which will be delivered to ... Read more...

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Akula class n-powered sub to be used for crew training


August 9th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Russian-built nuclear-powered Akula-II class attack submarine that will be delivered to India by next year on a 10-year lease will primarily be used to train crews ... Read more...

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