Who is Admiral in army?
Admiral is one of the highest ranks in some navies. In the Commonwealth nations and the United States, a “full” admiral is equivalent to a “full” general in the army, the airforce and is above vice admiral and below admiral of the fleet, or fleet admiral. In NATO, admirals have a rank code of OF-9 as a four-star rank.
Ram Dass Katari
|Admiral R D Katari|
|Service/branch||Royal Indian Navy Indian Navy|
|Years of service||1927–1962|
|Commands held||Indian Fleet INS Rajput (D141) HMIS Kistna (U46) HMIS Cauvery (U10)|
What rank is admiral in India?
The current Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) and only full admiral in the Indian Armed Forces is Admiral Karambir Singh. The equivalent rank in the Indian Army is general and in the Indian Air Force is air chief marshal.
|Next higher rank||Admiral of the fleet|
|Next lower rank||Vice admiral|
What level is admiral?
Admiral is the 25th rank in the United States Navy , ranking above Vice Admiral and directly below Fleet Admiral. An admiral is a Flag Officer at DoD paygrade O-10, with a starting monthly pay of $16,442.
Total battle force
In terms of number of ships — surface vessels and submarines — China has the largest navy in the world, according to the US Department of Defense.
The Indian Navy
|Pay Scale of Officers|
|RANK||LEVEL||PAY BAND (in Rs.)|
|VICE ADMIRAL AND EQUIVALENT||16||205400-224400|
Shivaji was a great warrior and strategist of India. In 1674, he laid the foundation of the Maratha Empire in Western India. He is also known as the Father of Indian Navy. Shivaji demonstrated great skill in creating his military organisation .
The 59-year-old officer was commissioned into the navy in January 1983. The Central government on Tuesday announced that Vice Admiral R Hari Kumar will take over as India’s next navy chief on November 30, replacing Admiral Karambir Singh who retires on that day, the Ministry of Defence announced on Tuesday.
There are approximately 30,000+ chief, senior chief and master chief petty officers in the Navy.