The Kalvari submarine (Tiger Shark) completed the trial that would be a new breakthrough of the Indian Navy
News from the "Business Standard" newspaper on 1.5 that the "Tiger Shark" submarine the first of six of French Scorpene submarines being built at the Mazagón Dock Shipbuilders Ltd for the Indian Navy was launched.
"Tiger Shark" submarine was launched on 29.4
First tests off the coast of Mumbai include preliminary testing on propulsion engine systems, auxiliary equipments and navigational aid systems, communication devices and rudder ...
In the coming months, the submarine will undergo the tests include the ability to float, diving, weapons testing, noise ... prior to the prepared session for the Indian Navy.
Kalvari submarine is the first stealth Scorpene class submarine that is Indian Navy was built under 75 project. Although it is equipped with a diesel engine, but the "Tiger Shark" submarine with 7m long and a diameter of 6, 2 m that are designed to minimize noise and stealth when warfare.
Military analysts believe that, when the "Tiger Shark" submarine finished the experiment that would be a new breakthrough of the Indian Navy, prompting rivals must be wary of countries, including China.
“Tiger Shark” will be equipped with anti-ship missiles and long-range missiles and modern sensors. In addition, the "Tiger Shark" submarine will also be equipped with modern equipment to help gather intelligence capabilities and longer underwater.