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The day is not far off when the Eastern Fleet, based at Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam, will have its own carrier battle group, once the carrier is built locally. INS Vikrant is commissioned in the Indian Navy. Hinting that the aircraft carrier is undergoing rigorous sea trials, the Commander-in-Chief of Eastern Naval Command, Vice-Admiral …

China once again made headlines for its military technological advancements on October 29, 2021, when it became clear that the long-awaited version of its FC-31 medium-weight stealth fighter had flown. The war zone was among the first outlets to report this development, as well as give a preliminary analysis, which you can read here. Suffice …

Admiral R Hari Kumar took office on Tuesday as the new head of the Indian Navy following the retirement of outgoing Admiral Karambir Singh. Admiral Kumar was the commanding general officer of Western Naval Command before taking the reins of the force. Born April 12, 1962, Admiral Kumar was appointed January 1, 1983 to the …

SWISS International Air Lines is the national airline of Switzerland from its hub at Zurich airport. A key member of the Lufthansa Group and of the Star Alliance, SWISS flies more than 100 aircraft to a range of short and long-haul destinations. Also with a base of operations in Geneva, it will celebrate its 20th …

A Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) naval soldier looks through a pair of binoculars aboard China’s first aircraft carrier Liaoning as he visits a military port on the South China Sea. Photo by Xinhua KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Chinese Navy ships have every right to operate in Australia’s Exclusive Economic Zone, just as Australia and …

Warships from the U.S. Sixth Fleet have joined France and four other NATO allies in an annual French-led maritime exercise in the Mediterranean, the navy said on Wednesday. “US forces joined forces with Italian, Greek, Spanish and British navies to develop interoperability and combat skills at the high-end air strike group level among NATO allies …

United States Navy Nimitz– USS aircraft carrier class Carl Vinson (CVN-70), as well as other ships assigned to the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group (CVCSG) arrived at Naval Base Guam last week for a scheduled port stopover on Veterans Day. The carrier, as well as the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Champlain Lake (CG-67) and Arleigh …

The aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, F-35B Lightning II conducts flight operations on the flight deck of the ship. UK HMS Queen Elizabeth in action over the South China Sea and the Pacific Sea, UK super aircraft carrier ship, one of the largest aircraft carrier in the world. 19-11-2021Youtube: MOTORIZADO Britain’s largest warship, the aircraft …

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday said his country hopes to increase defense cooperation with NATO ally Spain by purchasing a second aircraft carrier and possibly a submarine . Erdogan said Turkey and Spain have already cooperated in building a Spanish assault ship. “The first aircraft carrier was not on a …

Through PTI NEW DELHI: The Indian Navy is confident of a positive government response to its request for a third aircraft carrier and the warship will be designed to accommodate both fighter jets and unmanned aerial vehicles, said Tuesday people familiar with the development. At present, India has only one aircraft carrier, INS Vikramaditya, which …