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Daily GK Current Affairs – 9th May 2017

Daily GK Current Affairs - 9th May 2017

Following are the Current Affairs for 9th May 2017: Below you will find Daily current affairs for 9th May 2017 divided into various categories. National 1. 29th India-Indonesia Co-ordinated Patrol (CORPAT) Commences The 29th India-Indonesia CORPAT is scheduled from 9th May 2017 to 25th May 2017 with the opening ceremony being conducted from 9th May 2017 to 12th May 2017 at ...

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Indian Navy commissions highly manoeuvrable fast attack craft INS Tihayu

Indian Navy commissions INS Tihayu

The Indian Navy commissioned the highly manoeuvrable fast attack craft INS Tihayu at the Eastern Naval Command today. The ship was commissioned into the Indian Navy by Vice Admiral Harish Bisht AVSM, ADC Flag Officer Commanding in Chief Eastern Naval Command at a formal ceremony held at Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam. INS Tihayu would be based in Visakhapatnam under the Naval ...

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India-Indonesia Bilateral Maritime exercise commence at Belawan, Indonesia

India-Indonesia Bilateral Maritime Exercise Commence at Belawan, Indonesia

In a demonstration of India’s commitment to its ties with Indonesia and to the maritime security in the Indian Ocean Region, Indian Naval Ship Karmuk, an indigenously built missile corvette, based under the Andaman and Nicobar Command, along with a Dornier Maritime Patrol Aircraft, is participating in the 28th India-Indonesia Coordinated Patrol and Second Bilateral Maritime Exercise, scheduled from 10-27 ...

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In pursuit of India’s ‘Act East’ policy, INS Sumitra visits Surabaya, Indonesia

INS Sumitra visits Surabaya, Indonesia

In pursuit of India’s ‘Act East’ policy and outreach to friendly countries, the Indian Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessel, INS Sumitra, has arrived at Surabaya, Indonesia on a two day visit from 10-12 Oct 16, as part of its deployment to the South Western Pacific Ocean. The visit is aimed at strengthening bilateral ties and enhancing maritime security cooperation between the two ...

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Naval Air Enclave (NAE) inaugurated in Kochi airport by Chief of Naval Staff

Naval Air Enclave inaugurated in Kochi airport by Chief of Naval Staff

A Naval Air Enclave (NAE) which will help the Navy to enhance surveillance of Western Coast was inaugurated on Wednesday at the Cochin International Airport by Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy Admiral Sunil Lanba. Speaking on the occasion, Admiral Lanba said the inauguration of the NAE again revives the bond between the Navy and civil operators which came ...

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DRDO test fires long range Surface to Air Missile Barak-8

Barak-8

Long Range Surface to Air Missile System (LRSAM) for Indian Navy was successfully flight tested against Pilotless Target Aircraft (PTA) on 20th Sept 2016 from Interim Test Range (ITR) at Balasore, Odisha. Also known as Barak-8, the system has been developed through a joint venture between DRDO India and IAI of Israel. The naval version of the SAM system, this ...

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