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INS Vikrant

Manish Tewari | Can India become an Indian Ocean power?

India sits astride critical sea lines of communication, a position that uniquely empowers it to become a truly regional naval power

11 Sep 2022 12:09 AM

India's first aircraft carrier INS Vikrant to be commissioned on September 3

The ship has over 2,300 compartments, designed for a crew of around 1700 people, including specialised cabins to accommodate women officers

25 Aug 2022 2:08 PM

New INS Vikrant to join Navy in mid-August

With the delivery of Vikrant, India will join a select group of nations who can indigenously design and build an aircraft-carrier

11 Jul 2022 7:32 AM

Navy needs indigenous carriers, subs

India’s naval buildup is overshadowed by chronic time and cost overruns.

20 Feb 2017 2:34 AM

Navy pink slip for Tejas: Not up to the mark

India plans to deploy the country’s first indigenous aircraft carrier in December 2018.

04 Dec 2016 2:13 AM