Mar 14: Continuing with the conduct of Maritime Partnership Exercises (MPX) with Friendly Foreign Countries, INS Sahyadri exercised with Japanese Maritime Self-Defence Force (JMSDF) ship JS Suzutsuki, an Akizuki Class Destroyer in the Arabian Sea on 11 March 2023.
Aimed at consolidating their shared commitment to regional and global security challenges, the exercise witnessed cross-deck landings by integral helicopters, tactical manoeuvres and a customary steam past by the ships. Indian Navy and JMSDF have been collaborating closely on various fronts and playing a key role in ensuring the safety of international maritime trade and working towards global commons. The exercise underscored the strong navy-to-navy links and the high level of interoperability between the two nations in the maritime domain.Disclaimer: We donot claim that the images used as part of the news published are always owned by us. From time to time, we use images sourced as part of news or any related images or representations. Kindly take a look at our image usage policy on how we select the image that are used as part of the news.