News Highlights of March: Submarine news from India, Indonesia and Turkey, a frigate commissioning in the Philippines and a large maritime exercise between France, Belgium, Japan and the United States.
News highlights of the past month:
- Indian Navy Commissions 3rd Scorpene-class Submarine INS Karanj
- First Indonesian-built submarine handed over to TNI AL
- Philippine Navy commissions new Jose Rizal-class Frigate BRP Antonio Luna
- France Belgium Japan & the U.S. conduct Maritime Exercise in the Arabian Sea
- Turkey floats out 1st AIP submarine ‘Pirieris’