Pictorial Cancellation – Naval Base – Visakhapatnam – Special Cover

Pictorial Cancellation – Naval Base – Visakhapatnam – Special Cover

Date Of cancellation:-26.10.1985.

Special Cover 1985

Pictorial Cancellation – Naval Base – Visakhapatnam – Special Cover

Pictorial Cancellation – Naval Base – Visakhapatnam – Special Cover

Date Of cancellation:-25.10.1985.

Special Cover 1985

Pictorial Cancellation – INS Sindhughosh – Submarine – Vishakapatnam Naval Base P. O. – Special Cover

Pictorial Cancellation – INS Sindhughosh – Vishakapatnam Naval Base P. O.

INS Sindhughosh is the lead ship of her class of diesel-electric submarines of the Indian Navy. The submarine was commissioned in April 1986 in Riga, Latvia. This submarine is diesel-powered and has totally six motors. INS Sindhughosh was the first submarine in Indian Navy to be equipped with the Klub ZM-54E SS-N-27 anti-ship cruise missiles with a range of 220 km.

The submarines have displacement with full load of 2,300 tons while the dived displacement is 3,100 tons. The maximum diving depth is 300 meters, top speed of 18 knots, and the submarines of this class are able to operate solo for 45 days with a crew of 53. The total complement of personnel is 68 including seven officers. The submarine is 73 meter long with a beam of 10 meter.

Date of Cancellation:- 17.09.1986.

Submarine Cancellation

Special Covers – Naval Philatelic Exhibition 1979

Special Covers – Naval Philatelic Exhibition 1979

All 3 covers cancellation is from Naval Base Post Office, Visakhapatnam. The covers depicts Submarine on the Prowl, Submarine Forces Day, Surface Vessel on Patrol, Surfaces Forces Day, Alize Coming in to Land, Naval Air Forces Day.

Date Of Issue:-30.11.1979 to 02.12.1979.