How India, other QUAD nations are strengthening Naval forces to counter China
USA, Japan & Australia countering China in Pacific & Far Pacific; Indian Navy building up strength in the Indian Ocean. INS Vikramaditya aircraft carrier expected to resume naval operations next month after a major overhaul. A second, and more powerful aircraft carrier, INS Vikrant, expected to be commissioned on August 15. The Indian force projection will be formidable, with ballistic missile submarines & Scorpene attack submarines.