Images: INS Vikramaditya joins the Indian naval fleet

 

 Defence Minister AK Antony receives a Guard of Honour by the Russian Navy guards, on his arrival to attend the commissioning of INS Vikramaditya in Indian Navy, at Sevmash Shipyard in Russia on 16 November 2013. Image courtesy PIB


Defence Minister AK Antony receives a Guard of Honour by the Russian Navy guards, on his arrival to attend the commissioning of INS Vikramaditya in Indian Navy, at Sevmash Shipyard in Russia on 16 November 2013. Image courtesy PIB

 

Defence Minister AK Antony walking on the flight deck of INS Vikramaditya, at Sevmash Shipyard in Russia on 16 November 2013. The Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral DK Joshi is also seen. Image courtesy PIB

Defence Minister AK Antony walking on the flight deck of INS Vikramaditya, at Sevmash Shipyard in Russia on 16 November 2013. The Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral DK Joshi is also seen. Image courtesy PIB

 

The Indian Navy flag is hoisted on INS Vikramaditya as it is commissioned into Indian Navy, at Sevmash Shipyard in Russia on 16 November 2013. Image courtesy PIB

The Indian Navy flag is hoisted on INS Vikramaditya as it is commissioned into Indian Navy, at Sevmash Shipyard in Russia on 16 November 2013. Image courtesy PIB

 

A group photo of all dignitaries of India and Russia on board INS Vikramaditya, at Sevmash Shipyard in Russia on 16 November 2013. Image courtesy PIB

A group photo of all dignitaries of India and Russia on board INS Vikramaditya, at Sevmash Shipyard in Russia on 16 November 2013. Image courtesy PIB