10 lines Essay on INS Vikrant in English for Students

  1. INS Vikrant is an aircraft carrier.
  2. It was launched on September 22, 1945.
  3. It was known as Hercules.
  4. It was designed by the Warship Design Bureau.
  5. It is a significant symbol of an aspirational and self-reliant ‘New India’.
  6. It is the largest ship in India. 
  7. The expenditure of this ship took about 20,000 crore rupees.
  8. It is said that the ship is about 262 metres long and 62 metres broad.
  9. One important fact to keep in mind is that, the INS Vikrant played a key role in the 1971 war with Pakistan which led to the creation of Bangladesh.
  10. It can accommodate up to 30 aircraft, 18 fighters, and helicopters.