INS Vikrant, Naval Commanders Organizing meeting for 5days in Sea.
Goa:Indian Navy Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar, Western Naval Command Chief Vice Admiral Dinesh Tripathi and other top officials attending the Naval Commanders’ Conference.
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh will address the top commanders of the Navy on the first day of this five-day conference.
The discussions to be held at the conference will cover issues related to operations, combat readiness, logistics, training, human resource development, jointness and indigenization.
The Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) and the Chiefs of the Indian Army and Indian Air Force will also interact with the Navy Commanders during the conference.
In line with India’s growing maritime interests, the Navy’s operational functions have witnessed significant changes and impressive growth over the years.
A prototype of the light combat aircraft and the naval version of the Russian-origin MiG-29K took off from a carrier and flew for the first time from INS Vikrant
About INS Vikrant: It has the capacity to hold 30 aircraft. 15 Deck, Multi-Specialty Hospital, Pool. At the same time, a special cabin has been opened for women’s opportunities. Its weight is 40,000 tonnes. Its length is 262 meters. And its width is 62 meters. The total cable laying length of INS Vikrant is 2400 km.
A small hospital has also been built in INS Vikrant, which has 16 beds. Apart from this, it is an 18-storey warship. In which 250 oil tankers are present.