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Oct 18, 2017
US offers advanced electromagnetic launch system EMLAS to India for its future aircraft carriersThe US has decided to release the crucial Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System for the Indian Navy's future aircraft carrier, according to the Donald Trump administration.
Jul 12, 2017
Taiwan scrambles military airplanes and ships to monitor China's fleet crosses its straitTaiwan's Ministry of National Defence on Wednesday urged its population to be calm as China's aircraft carrier and an accompanying fleet passed through the Formosa Strait, a few kilometres from Taiwan.
Apr 27, 2017
Amid tension in South China Sea, Beijing flags global naval role after new aircraft carrier launchChina's navy has been taking an increasingly prominent role in recent months, with a rising star admiral taking command, its first aircraft carrier sailing around self-ruled Taiwan and new warships appearing in far-flung places.
Apr 26, 2017
China launches first indigenously-built aircraft carrier amid rising tensionsChina on Wednesday launched its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier which will join an existing one bought from Ukraine, boosting its military capabilities amid worries about Beijing's assertiveness in the South China Sea.
Apr 26, 2017
China launches its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier, expected to be commissioned before 2020China launched its first aircraft carrier built entirely on its own on Wednesday, in a demonstration of the growing technical sophistication of its defense industries and determination to safeguard its maritime territorial claims and crucial trade routes.
Apr 24, 2017
North Korean media website issues threat to 'wipe out' US in case of warAn official North Korean website warned on Monday that Pyongyang will "wipe out" the United States if Washington starts a war on the peninsula, the latest tit-for-tat sabre-rattling that has sent tensions soaring in the region.
Mar 07, 2017
INS Viraat decommissioned: World's oldest serving aircraft carrier sails into pages of historyThe majestic INS Viraat, the world's oldest serving aircraft carrier, sailed into pages of history on Monday with the final lowering of the Naval Ensign and Commissioning Pendant in a solemn ceremony at sundown.
Mar 06, 2017
INS Viraat decommissioned: All you need to know about world's longest serving aircraft carrierINS Viraat, the longest serving ship in the world, was decommissioned from the Indian Navy today. Here's all you need to know about the aircraft carrier
Oct 23, 2016
Indian Navy says goodbye to INS Viraat, world's oldest aircraft carrierINS Viraat, the world's oldest aircraft carrier, was accorded a grand send-off from the port city on Sunday, after over five decades of its service to the Navy.
Jul 31, 2016
Delays in delivering indigenous aircraft carrier will escalate costs, impact Indian Navy: CAGThe delay in delivering an indigenous aircraft carrier (IAC) will adversely impact the Indian Navy, with one of its two carriers in the process of being decommissioned, the Comptroller and Auditor General has said