Ins Viraat Aircraft Carrier
artspace712.com -Ins Viraat Aircraft Carrier INS Viraat (Sanskrit: Virāṭa meaning Giant) was a Centaur-class aircraft carrier of the Indian Navy. INS Viraat was the flagship of the Indian Navy before INS Vikramaditya was commissioned in 2013. The ship was completed and commissioned in 1959 as the Royal Navy's HMS Hermes, and decommissioned in 1984. It was sold to India in 1987. INS Viraat was commissioned into the Indian Navy on 12 May 1987, and served for almost 30 years.
Ins Viraat Aircraft Carrier . Refitted, the ship was commissioned into the Indian Navy as the INS Viraat in May 1987. Refitted again from July 1999 to December 2000, Viraat returned to the fleet in June 2001. This aircraft carrier was decommissioned in 2017.
Vikrant-class aircraft carrier. The Vikrant class (formerly Project 71 Air Defence Ship (ADS) or Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC)) is a class of aircraft carrier being built for the Indian Navy. The class represents the largest warships and the first aircraft carriers to be designed and built in India .
Ins viraat, world’s oldest aircraft carrier, may soon turn .... INS Viraat, world’s oldest aircraft carrier, may soon turn into museum Before it was decommissioned at Mumbai’s Naval Dockyard in March 2017, INS Viraat was the last British-built ship serving