Kumbhir Class, LCU (MK-3) Class, LCU (MK-IV) Class

Indian Navy Ships

LANDING SHIP TANK (M)

Kumbhir Class

Kumbhir class landing ships are medium amphibious warfare vessels of the Indian Navy. They are variants of the Polish Polnocny class landing ships.

Kumbhir Class
Name Pennant No Date of Commission
Cheetah L 18 30 Nov 1984
Guldar L 21 30 Dec 1985
Kumbhir L 22 31 Aug 1986

LANDING CRAFT UTILITY

LCU (MK-IV) Class

The Landing Craft Utility (LCU) is a type of boat used by amphibious forces to transport equipment and troops to the shore. They are capable of transporting tracked or wheeled vehicles and troops from amphibious assault ships to beachheads or piers

LCU (MK-IV) Class
Name Pennant No Date of Commission
LCU 51 L 51 28 Mar 2017
LCU 52 L 52 21 Aug 2017
LCU 53 L 53 25 Apr 2018
LCU 54 L54 25 May 2018
LCU 55 L55 19 Dec 2018

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

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