Indian Navy Growing

Friedman, Norman
October 2007
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Oct2007, Vol. 133 Issue 10, p90
Conference Proceeding
The article informs about the Indian Navy's plan to acquire new submarines and ballistic missiles. It is stated that the Indians are proceeding with a nuclear-powered submarine program for the Advanced Technology Vehicle (ATV). An overview is presented of missiles being developed by India, including BrahMos and Sagarika. It is reported that China is making efforts to project sea power into the Indian Ocean to protect the sea lanes of communication from the Middle East and East Africa to China.


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