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by Gagan
12 Dec 2017 02:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

6. One obvious omission is the maneuverability of the Ka-226T at high altitudes. At low speeds, coaxial helicopters have to wait for the torques of the huge rotors to change to effect yaw moments. This makes it extremely sluggish at hover, take off and landing, especially at high altitudes. I've po...
by Gagan
12 Dec 2017 02:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Shaving is haram per the greener than green wahabis
Be purer than the pure, don't shave, save water - more environmental friendly
by Gagan
11 Dec 2017 09:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2076
Views: 184822

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

^^^ The chinese are ripping the Kenyans out on this. They have built a normal express train speed railway, and are extracting HSR (Not bullet train) prices from the kenyans. It would appear from the rumours and news reports that they have bribed politicians with huge bribes to get this contract And ...
by Gagan
10 Dec 2017 21:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 661
Views: 63124

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

They should atleast build a TD version and let Navy and DRDO run it and improve it
Add the AIP once it is available 5-7 yrs down the line.
by Gagan
10 Dec 2017 06:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Z A Bhutto had 2 sons and 2 daughters. His wife Nusrat was Iranian Kurdish 1. Shahnawaz (died 1985) 2. Sanam (Still alive) - Not in politics 3. Murtaza (Died 1996) 4. Benazir (Died 2007) After ZAB was hanged by Zia in 1979, both sons (Shahnawaz & Murtaza) married 2 afghan sisters from the Afghan...
by Gagan
10 Dec 2017 05:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 661
Views: 63124

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Philip ji
There is a report that the Russian AIP was found unsatisfactory, and that DRDO will pursue their own design, which the Navy was reportedly happy with.
by Gagan
10 Dec 2017 01:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 661
Views: 63124

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

NMRLs AIP
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by Gagan
10 Dec 2017 00:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 661
Views: 63124

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Reminds me of the Brahmos Advert and Amur Sub with a slight hump behind the sail http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-YA9NH6H3T1Q/UkI7RQp9N7I/AAAAAAAAF1w/kIlUzopqZpo/s1600/SL+BrahMos-1.jpg http://bastion-karpenko.narod.ru/Amur_950_MVMS-2005_14.JPG The Amurs in these pictures have only one level. The second le...
by Gagan
09 Dec 2017 23:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 661
Views: 63124

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

The sub has both Non-AIP and AIP versions. The AIP can possibly be the PAFC DRDO AIP, LOX tank is mentioned. AIP seems to be a plugged in section 4 cell VLS is seen (4x2 cell ?) Less length of the conning tower as compared to the kilos, fore end tapered as on the Arihant, small hump aft of the conni...
by Gagan
09 Dec 2017 23:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 661
Views: 63124

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Posting screen grabs from the Navy's video depicting line drawings of a double hulled conventional submarine, with and without AIP Credit to our own Aditya G from twitter https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DQeQiC3X0AAvuXY.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DQeQkUyWAAM5cZm.jpg
by Gagan
09 Dec 2017 13:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Just to point out that the Turbomecca Arrieus 2G1 engines on the Ka-226 are 750 shp engines each, as compared to Shakti at 1384 shp each
by Gagan
09 Dec 2017 08:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

^^^ The wimmens on the left shouting "Bharat Mata Ki Jai" with a raised hand Why are the ahmedis on the extreme right and left not praying? He might not be Ahmedia, but the greenest of the green. AoA this is Djinn-aah's Mazaar, Djinn-aah who went to an Imambargah (or never went), and not ...
by Gagan
09 Dec 2017 08:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017
Replies: 2232
Views: 267143

Re: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017

The funny thing is, from what I recall, the original Mirages were supposed to have the inflight refueling probes, but the IAF paid Dassault to have them removed, but keeping the internal plumbing as such. And then, when we got our own refuelers, they had to pay it get it re-installed. It was the sa...
by Gagan
09 Dec 2017 08:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tracking India's Admission into International Groups & Bodies
Replies: 695
Views: 36121

Re: Tracking India's Admission into International Groups & Bodies

Are indian news outlets daft?
India gets admitted to Wassenaar, what does it have to do with China? Why drag china into this?
by Gagan
09 Dec 2017 08:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

^^^
The wimmens on the left shouting "Bharat Mata Ki Jai" with a raised hand
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 21:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

As predicted: http://epaper.dailykhabrain.com.pk/issues/2017-12-08/46112/1.jpg https://www.express.com.pk/images/NP_KHI/20171208/Sub_Images/1104803137-1.jpg https://www.express.com.pk/images/NP_PEW/20171208/Sub_Images/1104803038-1.jpg
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 20:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Chief designer states that the podded cabin on the 226 can be put on in 1 hour.
1 hour for putting it on, 1 hour for taking it off.
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 20:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Compare these to the big boss Turbomeca Ardiden 1H - HAL Shakti Generates 1,032 kW, 1384 shp designed in 1999 https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/7/77/Turbomeca_Ardiden_P1220827.jpg/640px-Turbomeca_Ardiden_P1220827.jpg ----------------------------------------------------------------...
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 20:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

When is Gripen E's certification date. Meanwhile, HAL has to make LSPs of LCH on its own money in anticipation of orders. Apart from the usual allegations that we are import friendly, the other aspect is that the LCA, ALH and LCH are first time products by a new designer and manufacturer. The HF-24...
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 19:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Wow! Unbelievable. How did they evaluate the performance of the Ka-226 before selecting it if it wasn;t even certified to fly with the engine that was being offered? Anyone still doesn't believe Indranil when he says this was done to keep the Russians happy? Isn't this what lead to the AW-101 scand...
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 19:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

The evil hand of RAW keeps popping up everywhere in Pakistani Daily life:
1. Ass-t-RAW-naught
2. General RAW-heel Sharif
3. Nawaz Sha-RAW-if
4. Perwez Mush-e-RAW-eff

and so on...
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 19:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Terroristan to launch diplomatic campaign against US decision on Jerusalem They said that Pakistan will extend its full support to the OIC in case of a decision of Muslim Ummah limiting or suspending diplomatic or trade relations with the United States. I just hope they go ahead and do it. :rotfl: ...
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 04:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Terroristan to launch diplomatic campaign against US decision on Jerusalem KARACHI: A day after President Donald Trump recognised the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Pakistan has decided to launch an international diplomatic campaign against the US decision. The issue will also be r...
by Gagan
08 Dec 2017 03:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Pakistan? No, home is south London, Sadiq Khan tells BBC reporter ...the mayor elaborated on his emotional connection to the region. “It’s good to be in Pakistan , it’s good to come from India, home of my parents and grandparents . ....” What! All this time sada-sadiq was being promoted by the paki...
by Gagan
07 Dec 2017 22:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2086
Views: 131498

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

The Call of Duty type FPS video released by TTP shows the attackers coollly walking around and shooting specifically and the aam abdul around them around arent really panicking and just standing watching. Shows it was a very targeted hit at the ISI safehouse and wonder how many ISI folks met their ...
by Gagan
07 Dec 2017 10:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

In disaster hit areas, this can drop off a water filteration plant that is palletized, or a little health camp pallet. Private industry can come up with various more dedicated pallets too. Hope the final assemblers in India use their imagination towards this. Interesting. Thanks! Modi and Netenyahu...
by Gagan
07 Dec 2017 06:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

It seems to be a very capable bird. I had posted a video of the Ka-26, which was very maneuverable. The one thing about the IAF is that when they down select a bird, they've thoroughly trialed it. (It is somewhere else, where the forces' recommendations are "Tweaked" around) In disaster hi...
by Gagan
07 Dec 2017 05:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1295
Views: 106808

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

Very true Arjun Pandit ji But beyond a point, this discussion about foreign consultancy is unproductive. ALL submarine builders have had free flow of knowledge from all over and have refined their skills with repeat iterations and upgrades. If a second line of subs is being talked about and designed...
by Gagan
07 Dec 2017 05:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2225
Views: 346569

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

srai wrote:The IAF has an intent of around 200 air-launched units for 40 modified Su-30MKI. Production hasn't started on this yet.

Minor nitpick srai ji
The IAF has deployed Land based Brahmos batteries.
There is a DD video where this is stated
by Gagan
07 Dec 2017 05:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 975
Views: 67936

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

The re-entry velocities for an ICBM class missile are much higher than the SRBM/MRBMs that Pakistan has. Likely specialized materials and coatings are needed for these heat sheilds, which the Chinese don't share. Which also means, that the Chinese FULLY control the N weapons of Pakistan and North Ko...
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 21:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1295
Views: 106808

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

Can you provide details of a) Russians had commissioned 70 Akula-II nuclear submarines - where are these subs or was only Prhaladan the only person that the Soviets disclosed all their secrets to? b) The design turned a corner in 1995 and "the Russians were involved in the greatest detail, min...
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 21:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2225
Views: 346569

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

That is only a very rough estimate
Flawed as it might be, I’ll share this post from quora by a poster from Mumbai who tries to address this very question. This is circa mid 2016

https://www.quora.com/How-much-brahmos- ... k-in-India
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 20:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1295
Views: 106808

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

Stop asking questions and post the answers for a change son
We want to know what you think. No one is interested in rhetorical questions.
They make you sound like a troll
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 20:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2225
Views: 346569

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Does this mean we have manufactured only 100 Brahmos missiles till now ? Godrej Aerospace delivers 100th set of BrahMos airframe assemblies. Here's BrahMos CEO at a ceremony with Godrej & Boyce CMD Jamshyd N. Godrej. (Godrej to also build 100 units of air-launched BrahMos-A). https://twitter.co...
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 20:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1295
Views: 106808

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

Lotsa questions, asked angrily, with answers in the posts above Vivek K beta Please re read what posters post here, again You ask a lot of very good questions. Very appreciable indeed! Good questions. Fortunately, the answers to those questions usually lies in the post you yourself quote. Son, agai...
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 19:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2853
Views: 275339

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Maybe a few where the pallet system can come in handy. But 200? It can’t but help eat into the LUH. I’m sorry I can’t make sense of it when we already have a homegrown product. I mean why the hell bother building out a (successful) helicopter arm in HAL if we go buy phoren anyways? Like Saurav Jha ...
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 19:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2225
Views: 346569

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

The pechoras spent their whole life exposed to the elements - and my word, the weather in India varies from extreme hot to rain to cold.
Akash missiles will do the same.
Wonder why they decided not to canisterise them? Would the canisters become too hot, needing climate control?
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 12:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2225
Views: 346569

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Isn't command guidance limited to Line of sight only?
Would this not be an issue if deployed in hilly areas?
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 12:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1395
Views: 76941

Re: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj

Why ij PIA called PIA hain ji?

Ij it pecauje it is "Pain In Achkan"
Or pecauje everyone, including the bilot are PIA huya and 400% P K Phit on zam zam kola?
by Gagan
06 Dec 2017 11:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2225
Views: 346569

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

The series of wind tunnels that China has built at Mianyang, will have to be built by India too.
Hypersonics is the new MTCR and there are 3 nations in that tent. India must be the 4th in that tent.

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