India Plans for Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier with US help


New Delhi : India’s Navy has all but finalised plans for a nuclear-powered super-carrier, which is scheduled to be built in Kochi with US help.In preparation for the long-gestation project, estimated for the year 2028, the navy is setting up the building blocks that will identify the aircraft to be based on the carrier, called the Vishal (to be pre-fixed with “INS” on commissioning).