IN THE ongoing Malabar exercise in the Indian Ocean region, MiG-29Ks of Indian Navy and F-18s of US Navy carried out simulated attacks on the surface force during the culmination of naval exercise on Friday.
The MiG-29s operated from the INS Vikramaditya aircraft carrier. Moreover, coordinated firing on surface target was undertaken during the Phase-2 of the Malabar-2020 exercise. The Phase-2 of the 24th edition of the multilateral Malabar Naval Exercise came to an end.
The second phase of the Malabar exercise began on Tuesday in the Northern Arabian Sea with the participation of Indian, US, Australian and Japanese warships carrying out ‘Malabar-2020’ wargames.