Recently, India and Singapore carried out 28th edition of the Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercise (SIMBEX).
Initiated in 1994, SIMBEX is the Indian Navy's longest uninterrupted bilateral maritime exercise with any foreign navy.
The Indian Navy deployed its INS for the 'SIMBEX' exercise-
Four F-16 fighter aircraft of the Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) also participated in the exercise during the air defence drills.
The Singapore Navy was represented by
Despite these constraints during the planning stages, both navies could achieve seamless and safe execution of several challenging evolutions including
The scale and complexity of the drills is a "testimony" to the interoperability achieved between both Navies.