First Leg of Ocean Sailing Expedition from Goa to Kochi and Back

  • As part of celebrations of 75 years of National Defence Academy, culminated in Kochi on 10 Dec 2023.
  • A crew of nine cadets and three officers sailed in Open Ocean covering over 334 nautical miles on each leg of the expedition.
  • Undertook aboard Indian Naval Sailing Vessels Mhadei, Bulbul, and Neelkant.
  • The academy aims to instil a spirit of adventure, enhance risk-taking abilities and foster the development of resilience, teamwork and a passion for continuous learning among the cadets.
  • On 16 January 2024, NDA completed 75 glorious years in the service of the nation.
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