New Delhi. 05 August 2021. INS Talwar is at Mombasa, Kenya for participating in the multinational Exercise Cutlass Express – 21. On the sidelines of this exercise, the ship is also undertaking a bi-lateral exercise with the Kenya Navy towards enhancing interoperability and building cooperation between both the navies.
As a precursor, the ship undertook training lectures for Kenya Navy personnel onboard in various aspects of Fleet Communication Procedures, Coastal Navigation, Passage Planning and Operation Plots. The ship also undertook practical training in aspects of firefighting, tackling major fires onboard, stability calculations and damage control aspects.
The training sessions provided insights to the participants on the method of conducting such operations onboard. The training lectures and demonstrations were conducted with all COVID safety precautions in place.