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INS Varuna

Class overview
Operators:  Indian Navy
General characteristics
Type: Sail Training Ship
Tons burthen: 420 tons
Length: 54 m
Beam: 8.5 m
Draught: 4 m
Propulsion: 2 x Kirloskar Cummins Diesel (320hp each)

Commanding Officers - 1
Officers - 5
Seamen - 6
Petty Officers - 4

Cadets - 45
Notes: 8 square sails
12 fore and aft sails

INS Varuna is a sail training vessel of the Indian Navy.

Varuna was completed in April 1981 by Alcock-Ashdown in Bhavnagar. It can carry only 26 cadets.


Bharat Rakshak

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