Country: India Region: Maharashtra
Latitude: 18° 54' 14" N Longitude: 72° 48' 24" E
Area use / Military Branches: NAS
INS Shikra, formerly known as INS Kunjali, is an Indian naval air station in Colaba, Mumbai.
This naval air station is specialized in operating helicopters. fixed-wing aircraft. INS Shikra is primarily a heliport.
It also is a major helicopter maintenance depot providing maintenance facilities for Westland Seakings, Kamov Ka 27s and HAL Chetaks,
The base operates 2 squadrons:
- (SAR/logistics) with HAL Chetak http://www.combataircraft.com/en/Military-Aircraft/Aerospatiale/Alouette-III/
- (ASW) operating Westland Seaking 42B http://www.combataircraft.com/en/Military-Aircraft/Sikorsky/Westland/Sea-King/
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