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MILAN 2020

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  • The Mid Planning Conference (MPC) for MILAN exercise concluded at HQENC Visakhapatnam.
  • The three-day conference was attended by 29 delegates from 17 friendly Foreign Navies.
  • MILAN 2020 is scheduled to be conducted at Visakhapatnam in March 2020.

About MILAN Exercise

  • MILAN is a series of biennial multilateral naval exercise which commenced in 1995.
  • It was conducted at Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) until 2018.
  • It is being conducted for the first time on the mainland at Eastern Naval Command (ENC) with increased scope and complexity of the Exercise.
  • It is aimed to enhance professional interaction between friendly foreign navies and learn from each other’s strengths and best practices in the maritime domain.
  • The event would also provide an excellent opportunity for Operational Commanders of friendly foreign navies to interact with each other in areas of mutual interest.
[Source: PIB]


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