Indian Defence Forum -
Results 1 to 6 of 6
Like Tree13Likes
  • 4 Post By sasi
  • 1 Post By Bheeshma
  • 2 Post By sayareakd
  • 3 Post By sayareakd
  • 3 Post By Anshu Attri

Upgraded INS Sindhurakshak carried out test launches of cruisemissiles

  1. #1
    Senior Member sasi's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    India
    Posts
    2,408
    Liked
    1270 times
    India

    Upgraded INS Sindhurakshak carried out test launches of cruisemissiles

    INS Sindhurakshak Tested Cruise Missiles >> Naval Today
    Having passed repair and modernization at Zvezdochka shipyard (Severodvinsk, Russia), Indian Navy’s diesel-electric submarine INS Sindhurakshak successfully carried out test launches of Club-S cruise missiles, reported the shipyard’s press service.
    The submarine hit sea surface and coast-based targets by cruise missiles 3M-54E and 3M-14E. “Missiletest is the closing round of the submarine’s trials”, reports ITAR-TASS referring to the shipyard’s press service.
    Upon returning to the outfitting quay, the yard and the crew will jointly prepare the sub for delivery and a transfer to basing site in India.
    According to press service of Zvezdochka shipyard, the submarine is equipped with up-to-date missile system Club-S ; somewhat ten Indian-and foreign-made systems have been mounted on the sub, including Ushus sonar and CCS-MK-2 radio communication system.
    “Upgrade of cooling system, placing of Porpoise radar, and some other works improving the sub’s combat features and safe operation have been done”, pointed out the Zvezdochka spokesman.
    On June 23, 2012, INS Sindhurakshak was supposedto leave covered slipway for further launching.
    In June 2010, delegation of Zvezdochka and representatives of Indian defense ministry signed the contract for 27-month long repair and modernization of INS Sindhurakshak .
    Being specialized in overhaul and dismantling of nuclear-powered submarines, Zvezdochka Ship Repair Center has modernized four Indian subs since 1997 – INS Sindhuvir , INS Sindhuratna , INS Sindhughosh , and INS Sindhuvijay . The shipyard also continues repair and modernization of similar submarine INS Sindukirti in her home base Vishakhapatnam, India.
    All these submarines are Russian-made Project 887EKM( Kilo class) developed by Rubin design bureau, St. Petersburg.
    They are designed for antisubmarine and antiship warfare; defense of naval bases, coastal and sea lines of communication; reconnaissance and patrol operations.
    In the course of modernizationunder Project 08773, these subs are equipped with advanced Russian Club-S cruise missile system (developed by Novator Design Bureau ) with firing range of about 200 km, Indiansonars Ushus and radio communication systems CCS-MK.
    INS Sindhurakshak was built in 1997 by Admiralteyskie Verfi shipyard (St. Petersburg) by the order of Indian Navy.
    /


    › See More: Upgraded INS Sindhurakshak carried out test launches of cruisemissiles
    "Three o'clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do."

  2. #2
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    678
    Liked
    256 times
    India

    Re: Upgraded INS Sindhurakshak carried out test launches of cruisemiss

    Ah so both Anti-ship and Land attack variants were tested.
    LETHALFORCE likes this.

  3. #3
    Stars and Ambassadors sayareakd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    14,657
    Liked
    10068 times
    India
    Quote Originally Posted by Bheeshma View Post
    Ah so both Anti-ship and Land attack variants were tested.
    Their is video posted on the forum which show pin point accuracy of club missile.
    sesha_maruthi27 and Bheeshma like this.

  4. #4
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    678
    Liked
    256 times
    India

    Re: Upgraded INS Sindhurakshak carried out test launches of cruisemiss

    Was it from an IN ship or Russian? Could you pint me to the thread?

  5. #5
    Stars and Ambassadors sayareakd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    14,657
    Liked
    10068 times
    India

    Re: Upgraded INS Sindhurakshak carried out test launches of cruisemiss


  6. #6
    Senior Member Anshu Attri's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    dogra hills
    Posts
    1,203
    Liked
    521 times

    Re: Upgraded INS Sindhurakshak carried out test launches of cruisemiss



    Last edited by Anshu Attri; 19-12-12 at 01:41 AM.
    LETHALFORCE, H.A. and Bheeshma like this.
    control-eliminate-eradicate

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 28-10-11, 11:49 PM
  2. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 22-09-10, 05:00 PM
  3. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 30-07-10, 03:10 AM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 23-07-10, 05:00 PM
  5. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 14-07-09, 02:57 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •