Tri-Service Andaman and Nicobar Command inducts Advanced Light Helicopter MK III

In a boost to maritime security, the indigenous Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) MK III was inducted at INS Utkrosh by Commander-in-Chief, Andaman and Nicobar Command Lieutenant General Ajai Singh at Port Blair on Friday.

Speaking on the occasion, Lt General Singh termed the induction as a boost to the security of Andaman and Nicobar. He added that the induction is a symbol of the country's resolve of being self-reliant in its security and maintaining peace in this region.

As the rotor blades of the versatile helicopter cut through the air, it was ceremoniously welcomed into ANC with a traditional water cannon salute. The induction marks a continuing increase in the capabilities of the