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In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy

July 21, 2012, 6:56 am
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • Indigenously built stealth warship INS Sahyadri was on Saturday commissioned in the Indian Navy. (PTI)
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • The frigate, last in the series of stealth warships after INS Shivalik and INS Satpura, was commissioned by Defence Minister AK Antony. (PTI)
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • The stealth warship was commissioned at the Naval dockyard in Mumbai in presence of Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma and senior Naval officials. (CNN-IBN)
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • Designed and built by Mazagaon Dockyard Ltd in Mumbai, the keel of INS Sahyadri was laid in March 2003 and it was taken out for sea trials earlier this year. (CNN-IBN)
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • The 4,900-tonne INS Sahyadri is equipped with some of the most advance surface and air-to-air missiles and can carry two helicopters. (CNN-IBN)
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • Along with the capability to launch offensive on enemy vessels, the warship is equipped with advance electronic warfare capabilities and torpedoes to detect and neutralise enemy submarines. (CNN-IBN)
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy
  • In pics: INS Sahyadri commissioned in Navy