India: Western Fleet Warships Visit Southern Naval Command

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Six warships of Indian Navy’s formidable Western Fleet sailed into Kochi on 26 Sep 11 on a routine deployment.

Rear Admiral Girish Luthra Flag Officer  Commanding Western Fleet embarked on his Flag Ship INS Mysore saluted the Flag of Vice Admiral KN Sushil, by firing Gun Salutes as the ships entered harbor. Other ships in company include INS Mumbai, INS Talwar, INS Trishul, INS Betwa and INS Brahmaputra.

The ships will depart Kochi on 27 Sep 11 and visit Lakshadweep islands. The ships are scheduled to visit the islands of Kavaratti, Amini and Kadmat on 28th September where they will hold medical camps for the benefit of civil polulace.

Source: indiannavy, September 27, 2011