Visit of Brazilian Navy Delegation
A Brazilian Navy delegation led by Vice Admiral Liberal Enio Zanelatto, Director of Industrial Production & Engineering, visited New Delhi
on 15 Jul 22 and held a discussion with senior officers of the Indian Navy. The head of the Brazilian delegation also called on Vice Admiral Sandeep Naithani, Chief of Materiel, Indian Navy. Earlier, the Brazilian delegation also visited Headquarters Western Naval Command and Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd
at Mumbai on 11 and 12 Jul 22 respectively.
Extensive discussions between Brazilian and Indian Navy leadership, on areas of mutual cooperation, with a special focus on submarine maintenance, in addition to general maintenance philosophy, up-gradation of weapons and sensors, and Indian Navy’s indigenisation efforts for achieving self-reliance
The Brazilian Navy also operates 4 Scorpene class submarines
and is exploring options for collaboration toward the maintenance of the diesel-electric attack submarines.