Naval

India Plans For Third Aircraft Carrier ‘INS Vishal’ Have Reportedly Been Shelved Over Financial Woes

India Plans For Third Aircraft Carrier ‘INS Vishal’ Have Reportedly Been Shelved Over Financial Woes

INS Vikrant during its undocking in June 2015 – Credits: Indian Navy India’s plans for a third aircraft carrier have reportedly been shelved over financial woes, after having been placed on hold in May 2019. INS Vishal, also known as Indigenous Aircraft Carrier 2 (IAC-2), is a planned aircraft carrier …

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Russian Designers Display Future Aircraft Carrier Design With Navalised Su-57 & MiG-35 Fighter jets

Russia To Equip Future Aircraft Carrier With S-500 Anti-aircraft Systems

Credits: cont.ws Russian designers display “Project 11430E Lamantin” future aircraft carrier design featuring Navalised aircraft version of Sukhoi Su-57 and Mikoyan MiG-35. As Russian shipyards prepare to lay down the country’s first post-Soviet carriers in Crimea, a pair of light warships estimated at around 25,000 tons each, the Russian Military …

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Unique Unmanned Autonomous Helicopter Spotted On USS Montgomery

Unique Unmanned Autonomous Helicopter Spotted On USS Montgomery

On  Jan. 12, 2020 unique unmanned autonomous helicopter spotted on USS Montgomery (LCS 8) during a live-fire exercise. USS Montgomery (LCS 8) is on a rotational deployment to USINDOPACOM, conducting operations, exercises and port visits throughout the region and working hull-to-hull with allied and partner navies to provide maritime security and stability, …

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China Now Has the World’s Second Largest Active Carrier Fleet

China Now Has the World’s Second Largest Active Carrier Fleet

Credits: Peak Liu China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy has commissioned its second aircraft carrier into active frontline service – the Type 001A Class warship ‘Shandong.’ Shandong was commissioned at the Yulin Naval Base, on China’s Hainan Island. China’s military watchers had been waiting for weeks for the commissioning ceremony. …

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Satellite Imagery Shows U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier Chased By 20 Iranian Fast Attack Boats

Satellite Imagery Shows U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier Chased By 20 Iranian Fast Attack Boats

On Dec. 4, 2019, Iranian state news agency has released a satellite image shows U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) transited the Strait of Hormuz escorted by 20 Iranian Revolutionary Guard small craft. According to media reports, a group of twenty Iranian Revolutionary Guard small craft ‘harassed’ …

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