INS Karmuk Corvette participated in Indo-Thai Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT)

Posted on:26 Apr 2016 09:13:26

INS Karmuk Corvette participated in Indo-Thai Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT)
26 April 2016 Current Affairs GK: Indian Missile Corvette, INS Karmuk along with a Dornier Maritime Patrol Aircraft participated in the 22nd Indo-Thai Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT) in the Andaman Sea on 25 April 2016.India’s indigenously built Missile Corvette is based at the Andaman and Nicobar Command.

22nd edition of the CORPAT : India and Thailand have traditionally enjoyed a close and friendly relationship covering a wide spectrum of activities and interactions, which have strengthened over the years.The 22nd edition of CORPAT would bolster the already strong bilateral relationship between the two nations and contribute significantly to enhancing maritime security in the region.It would include participation of one warship and one Maritime Patrol Aircraft of India and Thailand with the closing ceremony being held at Port Blair, Headquarters Andaman and Nicobar Command (HQANC) from 25 April -27 April 2016.

Maritime interaction between India and Thailand has been growing steadily with frequent port visits, participation in multilateral exercises and training exchanges.Under the broad ambit of this strong maritime relationship, the two navies have been carrying out CORPATs along the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) twice a year since 2005. It was with an aim of keep the vital part of the Indian Ocean Region safe and secure for commercial shipping and international trade.The CORPAT has also strengthened understanding and interoperability between the navies and facilitated institution of measures to prevent unlawful activities at sea as well as conduct Search and Rescue (SAR) operations.

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