India’s INS Kochi and Russian ships engaged in the international Passage Exercise (PASSEX).
- A passage exercise is normally undertaken whenever an opportunity arises, in contrast to pre-planned maritime drills.
- Earlier, Indian Naval ships conducted PASSEX with the US Navy also
- Other Exercises of India and Russia:
- Exercise TSENTR 2019 (Multilateral Military Exercise).
- Indra Exercises – Joint Tri-Services (Army, Navy, Air Force) Exercises.
- ZAPAD 2021 (Multilateral Military Exercise).