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INS Vela fourth Scorpene- class submarine delivered to Indian Navy under Project75

Topic Covered: GS 3, Security

Context:

  • INS Vela, the country’s fourth Scorpene-class submarine, was delivered to the Indian Navy after more than two years of sea trials.
  • The diesel-electric submarine was built under Project 75 by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) in Mumbai.

What is project 75

  • Project 75 intends to build six diesel-electric attack submarines of the Kalvari class that is based on the Scorpene-class, which are being built at MDL (Mazagon Dock Limited).
  • Scorpene-class submarines can undertake multifarious missions such as anti-surface warfare, anti-submarine warfare, intelligence gathering, mine laying, area surveillance, etc.

Current Status

  • The first submarine, INS Kalvari, was launched in October 2015 and was commissioned in December 2017
  • The second one, INS Khanderi, was launched in January 2017 for trials and commissioned in September 2019.
  • The third submarine, INS Karanj, was launched in January 2018 and commissioned on March 10, 2021.
  • Now, INS Vela, the fourth in the series, was launched in May 2019
  • The fifth one, INS Vagir, was launched in November 2020 and has commenced harbour trials. It is expected to go for its maiden surface sortie in December 2021.
  • The sixth submarine, INS Vagsheer, is in the advanced stage of outfitting.

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