A Malaysian man who faced a sudden medical emergency onboard a Singapore flagged ship near Mumbai was rescued by the Indian Navy on Thursday.
INS Viraat, the longest-serving warship is on its way from Mumbai to the world’s biggest ship breaking yard Alang, Gujarat to be dismantled.
In an interview by the Indian Express, Amitabh Kumar, Director-general of Shipping spoke about the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, its impact on the shipping industry, and the efforts taken by the government for the welfare of the mariners and their jobs.
At a time when border tensions between India and China are at an all-time high, India decided to hold a naval exercise with Japan in the Indian Ocean Region(IOR), towards the important shipping route of Malacca Strait.
Indian Naval ships Jalashwa and Magar have already evacuated 2874 personnel from Maldives and Sri Lanka to ports of Kochi and Tuticorin.
Indian Naval Ship Jalashwa completed embarkation of 588 Indian citizens on 15 May 2020, at the port of Male, Maldives as part of Operation Samudra Setu – the Indian Navy’s contribution to India’s national effort to bring home our citizens from foreign shores by sea.
INS Jalashwa, deployed for “Operation Samudra Setu”, entered Kochi harbour at around 10:00 am on 10 May 2020 with a total of 698 Indian nationals stranded at the Maldives, which included women, elderly people and children. The ship had sailed from the Maldives, late evening on 08 May 2020 post completion of all embarkation formalities. […]
As part of Indian Navy’s overseas deployment to Africa, Europe and Russia, Indian Naval Ship (INS) Tarkash arrived at Helsinki, Finland on 31 July 2019 for a three-day visit.
INS Vikrant is a war ship that holds an important place in the history of Maritime India. The Mighty war ship has confronted several battles in the past and has emerged as a winner. The Flight Carrier still continues to enchant people of the whole world.