WATCH: INS Sumedha Participates In 6-Nation Exercise Bright Star

Indian Navy Ship (INS) Sumedha participated in Train Brilliant Star together with the navies of Egypt, Italy, Qatar, Cyprus and Greece within the Mediterranean Sea. The Indian Navy mentioned these workout routines assist change one of the best practices on the subject of maritime safety. The Navy additionally shared a glimpse of the actions that occurred through the Train Brilliant Star-23 in its maiden participation. Taking to social media platform Qatar, #MediterraneanSea 03-15 Sep 23.”

The train additionally allowed collaborative coaching and infrastructure rounds to make sure maritime safety, it added.

“Enhancing interoperability, the Ex allowed change of finest practices & collaborative trg for making certain #maritimesecurity – – – – – #BridgesofFriendship,” Indian Navy wrote. 

#INSSumedha exercised with Navies of Egypt, Italy, Greece, Cyprus & Qatar, 03-15 Sep 23
Enhancing interoperability, the Ex allowed change of finest practices & collaborative trg for making certain


— SpokespersonNavy (@indiannavy) September 15, 2023

INS Sumedha arrived at Port Alexandria in Egypt on September 6 to take part within the train. The multinational Tri-Providers navy train noticed participation from 34 international locations which is the most important joint navy train ever held within the Center East and North Africa area.

Based on an announcement by the Ministry of Defence, INS Sumedha, which is commanded by Commander MC Chandeep, is the third largest ship that was indigenously constructed within the Saryu class Naval Offshore Patrol Vessels (NOPV). It possesses lengthy endurance and is fitted with requisite weapons, sensors, and is able to embarking an integral helicopter. It may be deployed for a wide range of operation missions, the assertion added.

Train Brilliant Star-23 was carried out in two phases, the Harbor Section which concerned a variety of actions together with, cross-deck visits, skilled exchanges and sports activities fixtures. The Sea Section included high-intensity workout routines corresponding to anti-surface, anti-air workout routines together with, stay weapon firing drills. 

Train Brilliant Star-23 occurred over the span of two weeks and "encompassed intense operations and coaching which reaffirmed the flexibility of the navies because it operated along with built-in power and highlighted their dedication to maritime safety and international stability by way of collaborative coaching and mutual understanding"the discharge from the Ministry state.