Aircraft carrier INS Vishal

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Aircraft carrier INS Vishal 0
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Classification

Type:
type: Supercarrier

Basic information

Country of build:
Builder:
builder: Cochin Shipyard Limited
Operator:

Ship measurements

Displacement:
75000 t
Length:
330 m
Beam (overall):
60 m
Draught:
8.4 m

Machine

Propulsion:
  • 4 * General Electric LM2500+ gas turbines
  • 2 * shaft 80+ MW
Speed:
28 knots
Range:
7,500 nmi (13,900 km)

Crew

Complement:
1400

Combat assets

Electronics:
  • 1 * Selex RAN-40L
  • L-band, early warning
  • C/D band early air-warning radar
Armament:
  • 4 * Otobreda 76 mm
  • LR SAM systems with a multi-function radar
  • CIWS
Aircraft:
  • 36 * F/A 18E/F Super Hornet (36 * HAL Tejas)
  • 18 * Kamov Ka-31 (18 * Westland Sea)

INS Vishal — second ship Vikrant-class aircraft carrier. Building the started in 2018. The keel was laid down in 2020. The launched planed in 2022 and its sea trials began in 2024. INS Vishal will commission in 2025.

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