Tagged: Submarines


India To Revamp Submarine Force As China Expands Its Fleet

Indian Defence News: Since 1996, India’s attack submarine fleet has dwindled to 13 diesel-electric vessels from 21 as the navy failed to replace retired boats. After years of delay, India’s navy is preparing to take delivery of one of the world’s stealthiest and most deadly fighting tools: the INS Kalvari, an attack submarine named after a deep-sea tiger shark. The commissioning...


Six in fray for Navy’s €8.3-billion advanced submarine project

Indian Defence News:  Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Thyssenkrupp among top bidders MUMBAI:  India is all set to issue a Request for Information (RFI) to six leading foreign Original Equipment Manufacturer(OEM) company in order to build six advanced submarines under Project 75  to scale up the Navy’s warfare capabilities. “The Indian Navy has issued an RFI asking competent companies that...


Scorpene a new Submarines to strengthen Indian Navy

Indian Defence News: The Indian Navy is all set to add a crucial submarine arm to go-ahead with strengthening the capacity of Navy. Khanderi, the second of the six Scorpene class submarines being built in India at Maharashtra-owned Mazagon Docks Ltd (MDL), in collaboration with the DCNS of France, sailed out last week from Mumbai harbour for her maiden sea sortie....