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India-Japan maritime exercise in Bay of Bengal – New Delhi News

Indian Naval Ships Shivalik and Kadmatt undertook a Maritime Partnership Exercise with Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force (JMSDF) Ships Uraga and Hirado in the Bay of Bengal on Thursday (January 13).

Both JMSDF ships are half of Minesweeper Division One and are on deployment to the Indian Ocean Region with Captain Noguchi Yasushi, Commander Minesweeper Division One embarked onboard JS Uraga.

The exercise was geared toward strengthening bilateral relations, selling defence cooperation, enhancing mutual understanding and interoperability between the 2 navies and sharing finest practices.

The maritime partnership exercise included a variety of maritime operations, flying operations, replenishment approaches and tactical manoeuvres.

“The entire exercise was planned and conducted in a non contact mode, thereby adhering to Covid safety norms,” Indian Navy mentioned.

Last yr India and Japan Maritime Bilateral Exercise, JIMEX, between the Indian Navy (IN) and the Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force (JMSDF) was held in Arabian Sea from October 6 to October 8.

JIMEX sequence of workout routines commenced in January 2012 with particular concentrate on maritime safety cooperation.

The final version of JIMEX was carried out in September 2020.

JIMEX-21 was aimed to develop widespread understanding of operational procedures and improve interoperability by conduct of a mess of superior workout routines, throughout all the spectrum of maritime operations.

Multi-faceted tactical workout routines involving weapon firings, cross-deck helicopter operations and sophisticated floor, anti-submarine and air warfare drills will consolidate coordination developed by the 2 navies.

Naval cooperation between India and Japan has elevated in scope and complexity over years.

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