Tag: GoA

  • EU NAVFOR 31st Force Headquarters Ready for Duty

    March 9 2019: Counter-piracy operations require a constant presence of maritime forces designed to monitor and deter piracy and armed robbery at sea. EU NAVFOR has been continuing this effort […]

  • Iran Claims to Thwart Pirate Attack on Oil Tanker

    Iranian naval forces intervened to repel pirates who attacked an Iranian oil tanker in the Gulf of Aden, state television reported on Friday. The broadcast said pirates in 11 speedboats […]

  • IBSAMAR begins in Indian Ocean

    Exercises will cover everything from anti-submarine warfare to search and rescue. ‘Exercise IBSAMAR’: India, South Africa, Brazil naval ships in Goa today Panaji: The fifth edition of ‘Exercise IBSAMAR’ between […]

  • New toys for SL Navy

    These will be the first brand new OPVs to join the Lankan navy. India to Sell Two OPVs to Lankan Navy in 2017 By P.K.Balachandran COLOMBO: India is to sell […]

  • Second Mauritian fast attack craft keel laid

    Vessels due for delivery in January 2016. Second Mauritian fast attack craft keel laid India’s Goa Shipyard Limited has laid the keel of the second 50 metre fast attack craft […]

  • India exports first warship

    Big step for Indian shipbuilding.  Meet the Barracuda – the First Warship India Will Export Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen Coast Guard Ship Barracuda – a 75 ft by 15 ft […]

  • Indian CG gets fast patrol craft

    Amal becomes the first new CG vessel in Goa. Coast Guard gets fast patrol vehicle ‘Amal’ ANAJI: Officers of the Indian Coast Guard, Goa region received a fast patrol vehicle […]

  • Understanding Piracy Threat

    With limited alternatives to bypass dangerous waters, Middle East supply chains are facing increased risk from piracy. GPCA: Report suggests ways to tackle piracy risk By John Baker, ICIS A […]

  • Swiss Guards

    Three years ago the Swiss parliament voted against participation in operation Atalanta, yesterday Swiss shipping operators confirmed the hiring of armed security personnel to guard their vessels. Armed guards protect Swiss […]

  • Coordinating Escorts

    India, China and Japan recently agreed for better coordination among their naval ships deployed for escort of merchant vessels in the piracy-infested Gulf of Aden India, China and Japan join […]