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SP's Naval Forces - June-July 2014

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    Aircraft Carrier
    Vikramaditya Dedicated to the Nation
    By Rear Admiral (Retd) Sushil Ramsay

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated that INS Vikramaditya will significantly enhance the ‘Blue Water’ capability of the Indian Navy.

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    South East Asia
    Modernising the Philippine Navy
    By David Saw

    Initially the Philippines wants to build its military to a point where it has a ‘Minimum Credible Defence Posture.’

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    Naval Commanders' Conference 2014
    By Rear Admiral (Retd) Sushil Ramsay

    Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said long delayed modernisation projects would be “fast-tracked” to ensure the Navy’s “operational preparedness”

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    Defence Budget
    Defence Budget 2014-15
    By Lt General (retd) Naresh Chand

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that “there can be no compromise with the defence of our country.

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    SP’s Exclusive
    INS Sahyadri Stars at World's Biggest Naval Wargame
    By SP’s Special Correspondent

    Indian stealth frigate INS Sahyadri, the first Indian Navy warship to participate in the Rim Of The Pacific series of international maritime exercises...

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    Unmanned/Autonomous Underwater Vehicles
    By Lt General (Retd) Naresh Chand

    The interest in UUVs/autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) has been further rejuvenated when the search and rescue team for flight MH370 decided to send AUV Bluefin-21.

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    Air Warriors and their Weapons
    By Admiral (Retd) Dr S. Kulshrestha

    In the Indian context, there is a huge requirement to indigenise the rockets, missiles and bombs of the MiG-29, with commonality with the Indian Air Force...

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    Need to Develop a Defence Industrial Base
    By Vice Admiral (Retd) Anup Singh

    Government must think of developing self-dependency in weapon systems by providing an enabling environment and congenial ecosystem to foreign partners...

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    In the 21st century, Russia remains one of the world’s largest shipbuilding nations.