Sea Phase of Exercise Konkan 2021 Conducted in English Channel

Indian Navy

Mumbai: Exercise Konkan 2021 was held between INS Tabar and HMS Westminster on August 16 in the English Channel. The exercise included the participation of integral helicopters of the two ships and the Falcon Electronic Warfare aircraft. A wide range of exercises including co-ordinated anti-submarine procedures, firing drills, combined maritime picture compilation, combat formation manoeuvering and replenishment at sea were conducted.

These along with the diverse professional engagements held earlier in harbour, have enabled Exercise Konkan 2021 consolidate interoperability and helped cement the strong bonds of friendship the between the two navies.