Type 26 Hunter: The first batch of three will be named HMAS Flinders, HMAS Hunter & HMAS Tasman

Type 26 : BAE Systems has beaten its Spanish and Italian competitors in a bid to build a fleet of nine frigates for the Royal Australian Navy. Once in Royal Australian Navy service the frigates will be referred to as the Hunter-class. The first batch…

Despite Major Shipyard Mishap, New Frigates To Be Delivered On Time – YouTube

This video shows you that Despite Major Shipyard Mishap, New Frigates To Be Delivered On Time. Less than a month after a 250-tonne ‘goliath’ crane came crashing down in cyclonic conditions, the chairman of the government-run Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE) in Kolkata…

The One Reason India Might Not Become a Navy Superpower

Disaster struck the first of a new class of Indian frigates in late April 2018 when a towering, 250-ton crane came toppling down onto the vessel during heavy winds as she sat in dry dock. The vessel — which is under construction — was not…

DAC APPROVES PURCHASE OF NAVAL GUNS WORTH RS 3,053 CRORE

The 127 mm calibre guns will be fitted on-board new destroyers and frigates for naval gunfire support operations to undertake surface engagements The defence ministry on Friday approved the purchase of 13 high-calibre guns from the BAE System at a cost of Rs 3,053 crore…

Russia to sign contract with India on building Project 11356 frigates — source

Russia to sign contract with India on building Project 11356 frigates — source MOSCOW : Russia and India are set to sign a contract on the construction of four Project 11356 frigates under a “two plus two” formula” in June this year, a source in…

Russia to sign contract with India on building Project 11356 Frigates

Russia and India are set to sign a contract on the construction of four Project 11356 frigates under a “two plus two” formula” in June this year, a source in diplomatic and military circles told TASS on Tuesday. “In June, a package contract is expected…

Russia, India to hold talks on building missile frigates

India is considering building Russian Project 11356 frigates at one of its shipyards and the corresponding talks are underway, Deputy Director of Russia’s Federal Service for Military and Technical Cooperation Vladimir Drozhzhov said on Thursday. “The experience of interaction in this sphere is very extensive….

Smoke detected from INS Talwar’s engine room

The lead ship of the Talwar-class frigates of the Indian Navy, INS Talwar, which is undergoing a refit at Naval Dockyard Mumbai, detected smoke in the Main Engine Room (MER) on Thursday. The smoke emerged because of the recent welding which the ship underwent on…

Russia to showcase frigates and T-90 tanks at India’s arms exhibition

Russia to showcase frigates and T-90 tanks at India’s arms exhibition MOSCOW : Russia will demonstrate over 230 weapon systems at the Defexpo India 2018 arms exhibition, including T-90 tanks and Project 11356 frigates, the press office of Russia’s state arms seller Rosoboronexport reported on…

Navy agrees to buy four Russian frigates for $3 bn

New Delhi and Moscow have finalised contractual terms for four new stealth frigates that Russia will supply the Indian Navy for slightly over Rs 200 billion ($3 billion), or about Rs 50 billion ($775 million) per vessel.Designated the “Upgraded Krivak III class”, the first two…