Austin Class, Shardul Cass, Magar Class

Indian Navy Ships

LANDING PLATFORM DOCK (LPD)

Austin Class

Austin Class
Name Pennant No Date of Commission
Jalashwa L 41 26 Mar 1987

LANDING SHIP TANK (L)

Shardul Class

Shardul class landing ships are large amphibious warfare vessels built at Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd. Kolkatta. They are an evolution of the Magar class amphibious landing ships.The class has an indigenous content of over 90% with state-of-the-art equipment

Shardul Class
Name Pennant No Date of Commission
Shardul L 16 04 Jan 2007
Kesari L 15 05 Apr 2008
Airavat L 24 19 May 2009

Magar Class

The Magar class landing ships are amphibious warfare vessels of the Indian Navy, currently in active service. Two ships of the class were designed and built by Hindustan Shipyard Limited, with fitting completed at Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers.It can operate two medium-lift helicopters, To discharge its cargo and most of the troops, it needs to be "beached" through its 'bow-door' (in the front). INS Magar has joined the First Training Squadron (1TS) for sea training of young officers on 10 April 2018.

Magar Class
Name Pennant No Date of Commission
Magar L 20 15 Jul 1987
Gharial L 23 14 Feb 1997

NOTE:- All Ships are prefixed with letters 'INS' when being referred to by their Indian Navy designated Names