Iran and India media imagery from 24FEB15 of Islamic Republic of Iran Navy "33rd Fleet" at Kochi, India
Iran Navy 33rd Fleet, comprising IRINS Shahid Admiral Naghdi corvette and IRINS Bandar Abbas replenishment ship, arrived at Kochi, India on 24MAR15 for a four-day visit.
Plans include meetings between naval commanders and exchange visits by specialist officers and men from both navies; with Indian Navy personnel touring IRIN vessels and IRIN personnel touring the Indian Navy training facilities at Southern Naval Command.
Left: IRINS Shahid Admiral Naghdi (82) Bayandor class (PF 103 type) corvette (FS)
Right: IRINS Bandar Abbas (421) Bandar Abbas class light replenishment ship (AORLH)
Naval officer students from Iman Khomeini University for Naval Science, aboard IRINS Bandar Abbas
Background: crew of IRINS Shahid Admiral Naghdi
IRIN naval commando master chief petty officer, at 20 mm Oerlikon cannon station
Background: utility boat of IRINS Shahid Admiral Naghdi
INS Kabra (T76) Car Nicobar class high-speed offshore patrol vessel
IRINS Bandar Abbas assisted by M.V. Balavan tug (IMO:9044360)
Indian Navy military band receiving IRIN 33rd Fleet at Kochi, India
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Iran media imagery: Mahdi Marizad at Fars News Agency