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Around the world with the Indian Navy

Opinion, Global Edition- March 2018
by India Inc staff
An Indian Navy sailing team is out to make history as the first-ever voyage by an all-woman crew to circumnavigate the globe.

Six women officers from the Indian Navy have been navigating choppy ocean waters since they were flagged off by Indian defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman from Goa in September last year. They are on a mission to make history as the first-ever voyage by an all-woman crew to circumnavigate the globe and recently departed from Port Stanley, the capital of Falkland Islands – a British Overseas Territory.