In 2010, the Indian Navy had 58,350 personnel, around 170 ships and 180 aircraft. It is the world's fourth largest navy in terms of personnel.
Currently, the Indian Navy has one aircraft carrier. Two more are being built and will enter service by 2012 and 2015.
- "India - Navy". www.globalsecurity.org.
- Students' Britannica India. Popular Prakashan. 2000. p. 20. ISBN 978-0-85229-760-5.