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Indian Navy Yearly Review 2022 Defence Current Affairs And Updates Part – 2 [Download PDF]

In the Indian Navy Yearly Review 2022 Defence Current Affairs And Updates we are going to see the important yearly news. These important current affairs will be very helpful for...

In the Indian Navy Yearly Review 2022 Defence Current Affairs And Updates we are going to see the important yearly news. These important current affairs will be very helpful for your upcoming NDA, CDS, CDS OTA, AFCAT, TA, Agniveer Army, Agniveer Navy, Agniveer Air Force, Women Military Police, INET, MNS, ACC exams, SCO, PCSL, CAPF, and SSB interviews, and direct entries for Army, Navy, and Air Force like SSC Tech, TGC, JAG, NCC, TES, 10+2 Cadet. Download a PDF file about current events at the end of this article.

Indian Navy Yearly Review 2022

INS Sindhudhvaj Decommissioned

  • INS Sindhudhvaj bid adieu to Indian Navy on Saturday, 16 Jul 2022, serving for a glorious period of 35 years. Vice Adm Biswajit Dasgupta Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval Command was the Chief Guest for the ceremony.

Annual Awards Function Of The Western Fleet Fleet Evening

  • The annual awards function of the Western Fleet (WF), Fleet Evening 2022, or ‘FLING’ as the event is popularly called, commemorating the accomplishments of the ‘Sword Arm’ of the Indian Navy, over the past year, was held at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai on 24 July 2022.

Indian Navy Receives Two MH-60 R Multirole Helicopters From US

  • Back in 2019, the United States approved the sale of 24 MH-60R multi-mission helicopters to India under its Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program. The approval was made in order to improve the security of a major defensive partner in the Indo-Pacific region.
  • The value of the potential is USD 2.6 billion. The MH-60R is the most advanced marine multi-mission helicopter currently in use. The induction of state-of-the-art mission-capable platforms will significantly boost the integral Anti-submarine warfare capability.

Indian Navy’s All-Woman Aircrew Creates History

  • On 03 August 2022, five officers of the Indian Navy’s INAS 314 based at Naval Air Enclave, Porbandar, created history by completing the first all-women independent maritime reconnaissance and surveillance mission in the North Arabian Sea onboard a Dornier 228 aircraft.

India To Supply Landing Assault Craft, 24 Utility Vehicles To Bolster Maldives’ Maritime Security

  • Taking the time-tested India-Maldives defense & security partnership to a notch higher, India has announced the supply of a second Landing Assault Craft (LCA) and a replacement ship for earlier provided CGS Huravee to bolster the maritime apparatus of Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF).
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India’s 1st Indigenous Hydrogen-fuelled Electric Vessel To Be Delivered By 2023: CSL

  • In a bid to kickstart the country’s efforts toward green shipping, India’s first indigenous Hydrogen-fuelled electric vessel which is being developed at the CSL is expected to be delivered by March-April next year, informed CSL chairman and managing director Madhu S Nair.

India Gifts Dornier Aircraft To Strengthen Maritime Security Of Sri Lanka

  • Navy and Air Force personnel of Sri Lanka who received training in India for close to four months shall operate the aircraft. They will also receive operational support from their Indian counterparts.

India, Australia Conclude Maritime Exercise Near Perth

  • The Maritime Partnership Exercise between the navies of India and Australia concluded. INS Sumedha participated with HMAS Anzac in the exercise reaffirming the strong navy-to-navy links and interoperability.

Indian Navy Receives First-ever Fully Indigenous AK-630 Gun Ammo

  • In a major boost for achieving indigenization in the armed forces, the Indian Navy on Friday received its first-ever fully Made in India 30mm ammunition for AK-630 guns fitted on warships.

10th National Maritime Search & Rescue Exercise (SAREX-2022)

  • India Coast Guard conducted the 10th National Maritime Search & Rescue Exercise (SAREX-2022) at Chennai. 24 observers from 16 foreign countries attended the Exercise.
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INS Vikramaditya Successfully Launches Barak 1 Missile

  • INS Vikramaditya is a modified Kiev-class aircraft carrier and the flagship of the Indian Navy which entered into service in 2013. Originally built as Baku and commissioned in 1987, the carrier served with the Soviet Navy and later with the Russian Navy before being decommissioned in 1996.

Award Of Meritorious Service Medal (Military) To Admiral Sunil Lanba (Retd)

  • HE Madam Halimah Yacob, the President of the Republic of Singapore, conferred the prestigious Pingat Jasa Gemilang (Tentera) [Meritorious Service Medal (Military)] on Admiral Sunil Lanba (Retd), the former Chief of Naval Staff, Indian Navy.

Indian Navy Launches Stealth Frigate ‘Taragiri’

  • ‘Taragiri’, the third stealth frigate of the Indian Navy’s Project 17A, was launched in Mumbai, the MDL said. This ship has been built using an integrated construction methodology which involves hull block construction in different geographical locations and integration and erection on the slipway at the MDL.

INS Baratang, An Indigenously Built Fast Attack Craft Celebrated its 16th Anniversary

  • INS Baratang is the fourth and last Bangaram-class patrol vessel of the Indian Navy. It is designed for interdiction against fast-moving surface vessels and for search-and-rescue operations in coastal areas and in the exclusive economic zone.
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INS Ajay Decommissioned

  • INS Ajay decommissioned at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai on 19 Sep 22, after 32 years of service to the Nation. With her formidable armament of long-range torpedoes & anti-submarine rockets, the “Submarine Hunter” has successfully discharged her role of keeping our coasts safe.

Indian Navy Will Be Complete ‘Atmanirbhar’ By 2047: Admiral R Hari Kumar

  • From the production of ships and submarines to spare parts and weapons, the Indian Navy will be “completely” self-reliant by 2047, CONS asserted on Tuesday. At a defense conclave, he said there was much to learn from the Russia-Ukraine conflict which witnessed the use of new technologies, cyberspace, and all sorts of precision ammunition.

Indian Coast Guard Inducts ‘Samarth’

  • ICG inducted ‘Samarth’ in its fleet here, to strengthen the coastal security mechanism. ICGS Samarth is a 105-meter-long ship and can attain a maximum speed of 23 knots (approx 43 Kmph).

Curtain Raiser: Launch Of Two Diving Support Vessels

  • Two Diving Support Vessels (Nistar & Nipun) being built by Hindustan Shipyard Ltd, Vishakhapatnam for the Indian Navy, is scheduled to be launched on 22 Sep 22. Admiral R Hari Kumar, Chief of the Naval Staff, will be the Chief Guest at the launching ceremony.

INS Shakti Completed 11 Glorious Years In Service

  • INS Shakti completes 11 glorious years in service to the nation. INS Shakti (A57) is a Deepak-class fleet tanker in service with the Indian Navy. She was built by Fincantieri, an Italian shipbuilding company based in Trieste. She is the second and final ship of her class. Shakti, along with her predecessor Deepak, is one of the largest ships of the Indian Navy.
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INS TARKASH Reaches South Africa For IBSAMAR VII

  • INS Tarkash reached Port Gqeberha (also known as Port Elizabeth), South Africa to participate in the seventh edition of IBSAMAR, a joint multinational maritime exercise among Indian, Brazilian and South African Navies from 10 -12 Oct 22.

INS Arihant Carries Out Successful Launch Of Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile

  • INS Arihant carried out a successful launch of an SLBM on October 14, 2022. The missile was tested to a predetermined range and impacted the target area in the Bay of Bengal with very high accuracy. All operational and technological parameters of the weapon system have been validated.

India Holds First-Ever Trilateral Navy Exercise With Africa

  • The first edition of the India-Mozambique-Tanzania Trilateral Exercise (IMT TRILAT), a joint maritime exercise among the Indian, Mozambique, and Tanzanian navies commenced at Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania on 27 Oct 22.

MPX with Royal Australian Navy Conclude in the Bay of Bengal

  • A Maritime Partnership Exercise involving Royal Australian Navy(RAN) ships HMAS Adelaide and HMAS Anzac and Indian Navy Ships Jalashwa and Kavaratti along with their embarked helicopters was held in the Bay of Bengal from 02 to 03 Nov 2022.
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Navy Conducts ‘Prasthan’, An Offshore Security Exercise Off Mumbai

  • Indian Navy on Saturday conducted ‘Prasthan’, a structured exercise to evaluate organizational effectiveness in protecting offshore assets off Mumbai on an Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) platform 150 km into the sea.

Launch Of ‘IKSHAK’ 3rd Ship Of Survey Vessel

  • The contract for building four SVL ships was signed between MoD and Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE), Kolkata on 30 Oct 18 for a total cost of Rs 2435 Cr. SVL ships will replace the existing Sandhayak Class survey ships with new-generation hydrographic equipment to collect oceanographic data. The Survey Vessel (Large) ships are 110 m long, and 16 m wide with a deep displacement of 3400 tons and a complement of 231 personnel.

ICG ALH Mk-III Squadron, 840 Sqn (CG), Commissioned

  • In a major boost to further strengthening the Coast Guard Region East, 840 Sqn (CG), an Indian Coast Guard ALH Mk-III squadron, was commissioned by DG Shri VS Pathania at ICG Air Station, Chennai on November 30, 2022.

INS Dega Gets India’s First X-band Phased Array Radar

  • INS Dega, a naval air station of the Indian Navy, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh inaugurated fully solid state technology and phase antenna arrays with electronic Precision Approach Radar that would enhance the capabilities of Vizag Airport to recover civil & military aircraft in distress/emergency for a safe landing, particularly in inclement weather conditions.

39th Edition Of India-Indonesia Coordinated Patrol

  • The 39th edition of India-Indonesia Coordinated Patrol (IND-INDO CORPAT) between the Indian Navy and the Indonesian Navy is being conducted from 08 – 19 December 2022. INS Karmuk, an indigenously built Missile Corvette participated in the pre-deployment briefing at Belawan, Indonesia.
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Women In Marcos

  • The Indian Navy has decided to admit women into its elite special forces, allowing them to serve as commandos for the first time in any of the three defence services.

INS Mormugao, 2nd Warship Of P15B Class, Commissioned By Raksha Mantri

  • The event marked the formal induction of the second of the four ‘Visakhapatnam’ class destroyers, indigenously designed by the Indian Navy’s in-house organization Warship Design Bureau and constructed by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL), Mumbai.

Fifth Scorpene Submarine ‘Vagir’ Delivered To Indian Navy

  • The fifth submarine of the Project – 75, Kalvari Class submarines, Yard 11879 was delivered to the Indian Navy on Tuesday. Project – 75 includes the indigenous construction of six submarines of Scorpene design. These submarines are being constructed at MDL Mumbai, under collaboration with M/s Naval Group, France.


  • ‘Arnala’, the first of 08 x ASW SWC Project, being built by GRSE for Indian Navy was launched on 20 Dec 22 at M/s L&T, Kattupalli, Chennai. She made her first contact with the water of the Bay of Bengal at 1040 hrs at the Launch Ceremony graced by Smt Rasika Chaube, Financial Adviser (Defence Services), MOD.

Review Question

  • MH-60 Romeo Helicopters Are Procured By Indian Navy From Which Country?
  • Russia
  • Israel
  • USA
  • Iran
  • Ex Samudra Laksamana Conducted b/w India &
  • Qatar
  • Myanmar
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Which of the following is DRDO Technology Demonstration Vessel?
  • INS Delhi
  • INS Virat
  • INS Vagir
  • INS Anvesh
NDA 2023 Live Classes 1
  • Exercise B/w The India And Egypt are Called:
  • Indra
  • Yudha Abhyas
  • 10th National Maritime Search & Rescue Exercise (SAREX-2022) Conducted At
  • Chennai
  • Puri
  • Kochi
  • None of the above
  • Recently Which Missile Is Fired From INS Vikramaditya?
  • Astra
  • Barak
  • Agni
  • Nag
  • The operational range of the Barak 8 Missile Is
  • 70Km
  • 80Km
  • 90Km
  • 100Km
CAPF 2023 Live Classes 2
  • Defence Accounts Department Day Is Observed On
  • 01 Oct
  • 02 Oct
  • 03 Oct
  • 04 Oct
  • INS Sumedha Is Manufactured By
  • GSL
  • CSL
  • MDL
  • GRSE
  • INS Tarkash Completed Its Anti-piracy Deployment In The _.
  • Morocco
  • Gulf of Guinea
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • Indonesia
  • Port Al-Shuwaikh Is Located At
  • Kuwait
  • Oman
  • Iran
  • Pakistan
CDS OTA 2023 Live Classes 2
  • Varuna Is A
  • Helicopter
  • Machine Gun
  • Drone
  • Fighter Jet
  • Varuna Has Been Developed By The___.
  • Sagar Defence Engineering Private Limited
  • DRDO
  • IIT Kanpur
  • HAL
  • INS Sunayna Participated In Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) Exercise In Which Country?
  • Maldives
  • Mauritius
  • Népal
  • Seychelles
  • INS Sujata Is A
  • Destroyer
  • OPV
  • Submarine
  • Tank
AFCAT 2023 Live Classes 2
  • Which Indian Naval Ship Reached Port Gqeberha (also known as Port Elizabeth)?
  • INS Tarkash
  • INS Sujata
  • INS Tir
  • None
  • Ex ‘IBSAMAR’ Conducted b/w India &
  • South Africa, Oman
  • South Africa, Brazil
  • Sri Lanka, Oman
  • None
  • ECIL Stands For
  • Electronics Corporation of India Limited
  • Electronics Corporate of India Limited
  • Electrical Corporation of India Limited
  • None
  • Sitrang Is A
  • Volcano
  • Earthquake
  • Cyclone
  • None
  • ____Edition of India-Mozambique-Tanzania Trilateral Exercise (IMT TRILAT) on 27 Oct 22.
  • 1st
  • 2nd
  • 3rd
  • 4th
  • Maritime Partnership Exercise with Royal Australian Navy Concluded In _.
  • IOR
  • Andaman Sea
  • Bay of Bengal
  • Arabian Sea
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  • Which Ships of the Indian Navy Participated In The Malabar Ex 2022?
  • Shivalik
  • Kamorta
  • Delhi
  • Both A & B
  • TROPEX Stands For
  • Theatre Level Ready Operational Exercise
  • Theatre Level Readiness Operational Exercise
  • Theatre Level Readiness Operation Exercise
  • None of the above
  • Sea Vigil and TROPEX Exercise Conducted By
  • Indian Navy
  • IAF
  • Indian Coast Guard
  • Both A&C
  • Y 12705 (Mormugao), The 2nd Ship Of Project 15B Stealth Guided Missile Destroyers Being Built By
  • CSL
  • MDL
  • GSL
  • GRSE
  • ‘Ikshak’, The 3rd Of The Four Survey Vessels (Large) Projects, Being Built By
  • MDL
  • GRSE/L&T
  • CSL
  • HSL
  • __Has Supplied India-manufactured Specialized Israeli Masada 9mm Pistols For The Navy’s MACOS.
  • DRDO
  • Israel Aerospace Industries
  • PLR Systems
  • None of the above
  • “Hit Refresh” Book Is Written By
  • Satya Nadella
  • Pradeep Sebastia
  • Sanjay Manjrekar
  • Rima Hooja
  • __A P15B Stealth Guided Missile Destroyer, Is Scheduled To Be Commissioned Into The Indian Navy.
  • Mormugao
  • Ganga
  • Udaygiri
  • Nilgiri


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