What’s better than an aircraft carrier? An aircraft carrier with its deck full of aircraft. Allow me to present INS Vikramaditya R33. Only in India you see Soviet vessels numbered by British schemes. [1920x1080]

Well yeah shes technically a Kiev-class and the other is a Kuznetsov-class so they are different, all I'm saying is in the most basic terms she is a (heavily) modified variant of the same core ship design/project from what I understand of it. (Project Orel)

The INS Vikramaditya may have been previously used as a "helicopter carrier" but in her time as the Admiral Gorshkov originally named Baku she was designed to and did operate fixed wing Yak-38's which you can just about see one at the aft end of the island and another shot and the sister ship Kiev

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