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by nash
11 Jun 2018 18:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1535
Views: 299354

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

Its great to see Uttam with Tejas, we may hear some thing about testing in coming days.
by nash
04 Jun 2018 22:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4200
Views: 290553

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

India Beat Kenya 3-0, saw II half only and what a game from blue tigers played like a well oiled machine.
Every goal is better than the previous one and I believe India very much in the final, most probably against Kenya again.
by nash
04 Jun 2018 14:32
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2387
Views: 268230

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

We have discussed this things few days back seems like soon we can see some concrete plan on this. http://www.zeebiz.com/india/news-in-a-first-indian-railways-to-twin-a-rail-line-along-mumbai-nagpur-expressway-49577 Bullet train booster: Indian Railways to do a first along Mumbai-Nagpur Expressway; ...
by nash
03 Jun 2018 12:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706984

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

kurup wrote:
https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/998554245237374978

similarly on this no info so far , got cancelled?


The only test that coincide with this one is the last test of Brahmos .


this is interesting, so does it means we have tested Brahmos for full range from ship. wow
by nash
01 Jun 2018 19:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706984

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

3000km range missile test from ITR on 3rd or 4th June , https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1002538995656429568 https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/998559244747091968 I don't think we get anything like this during mentioned time line. but recent SFDR can be that test https://twitter.com/kurup89/statu...
by nash
30 May 2018 20:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706984

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Solid fuel scramjet or ramjet? If it is the later itbis most likely SFDR, aka Meteor equivalent. https://twitter.com/ajitkdubey/status/1001834300650668032 SUCCESSFUL FLIGHT TEST OF SFDR The tech demo flight test of “Solid Fuel Ducted Ramjet (SFDR)” propulsion based Missile has been carried out succ...
by nash
14 May 2018 00:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1595
Views: 228693

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017



PPP or even nominal GDP, in next decade ours will be bigger than the combined total of major common wealth countries. We need to think what we are gaining to be the part of CW group.
by nash
14 May 2018 00:13
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2387
Views: 268230

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

If viaduct is the way why can't we use the Golden quadrilateral of expressways, it can save time and cost of Land acquisition.

If we can then except D-C route we have already land for rest of routes.
by nash
02 May 2018 22:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 335
Views: 33191

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

Good video by RSTV, lot of details and best part for me was statement of IAF chief on LCA :)

Ground Report - Target 2025: Shift in India's defence production
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T-YWR-t07cQ
by nash
27 Apr 2018 18:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1535
Views: 299354

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

sarang wrote:is it me or Tejas didn´t fired anything in that video



look from 7 sec. , the other aircraft
by nash
14 Apr 2018 14:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1535
Views: 299354

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

DRDO Uttam AESA on display at #DefExpo18. I was told it’s been integrated with an LSP, energized and tested on ground. Planned first flight in a month or so. Will roughly match existing Elta 2032 performance initially. https://twitter.com/zone5aviation/status/985001762460504064?s=19 Great news, if ...
by nash
12 Apr 2018 14:08
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4200
Views: 290553

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Sushil Kumar - Gold in 80 sec , are you kidding me .. :rotfl: :rotfl:
by nash
10 Apr 2018 21:40
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4200
Views: 290553

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

India to become sport power house is certainly not possible with top down approach, it should be bottom up and government role should be facilitate those ground level initiative. Now, only cities have aquatics and athletic facility but in country side we have lot of water bodies and open field which...
by nash
10 Apr 2018 13:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4013
Views: 635647

Re: Small Arms Thread

I thought we will get this one, mentioned in below article: https://yourstory.com/2017/06/soldiers-bullet-proof-jackets/ The 20 layers and carbon fibre in the jackets will ensure that Army personnel can wear it and work in temperatures as high as 57 degrees celsius and this technology only I thought...
by nash
10 Apr 2018 12:17
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4200
Views: 290553

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Another Gold in Shooting by Heena Sidhu. India now looks solid in number 3 position. Has anyone saw the Boxing match of Naman Tanwar, he has beaten the shit out of opponent without losing much of sweat and only 19 years old. I kind of agree with Suraj, without shooting it will underscores our presen...
by nash
09 Apr 2018 13:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706984

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

https://twitter.com/SJha1618/status/983202636848656385


Saurav Jha
‏ @SJha1618

So, we have DRDO's QRSAM being tested today. Details later.
by nash
28 Mar 2018 20:32
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4200
Views: 290553

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Soon after the great performance at the first round of the ISSF shooting world cup, India performs very well in the Junior world cup so far: ISSF Junior World Cup, Sydney Rank Country G S B Total 1 China 8 7 7 22 2 India 7 3 8 18 3 Italy 2 0 1 3 Usually China dominates the junior levels due to thei...
by nash
28 Mar 2018 17:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1535
Views: 299354

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

Yes it is, I saw it with two drop tanks also. are they doing kind of stress testing. Trees testing. They are stress testing me because they are flying over just when they know that I am under trees :lol: Whenever we got new vehicle , we take it for ride. Now since the numbers are good for current b...
by nash
28 Mar 2018 17:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1535
Views: 299354

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

shiv wrote:Tejas going apeshit over Bengaluru today...


Yes it is, I saw it with two drop tanks also.
are they doing kind of stress testing.
by nash
14 Mar 2018 18:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706984

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

https://twitter.com/livefist/status/973872298888282113

Solid update on India's Astra BVR air-to-air missile in Parliament report:
1. 7 guided launches incl. multi-target engagement
2. Launch in supersonic envelope
3. Launches with RF seeker
by nash
13 Mar 2018 10:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 732
Views: 114925

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

EXCLUSIVE: 1st Full Details Of Rafale’s €4-billion Make-in-India & Offsets Plan

https://www.livefistdefence.com/2018/03 ... -plan.html
by nash
12 Mar 2018 13:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 551
Views: 55489

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

From the article “After the AoN comes, we could either opt for a government-to-government deal or put out a tender. Both options are open at this stage,” said a senior officer tracking the air force’s modernisation on the condition of anonymity. With G2G, process might take less time and all this ma...
by nash
12 Mar 2018 01:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 732
Views: 114925

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

https://twitter.com/rahulsinghx/status/ ... 1881486336 -Watch out this space for important newsbreak on India's fighter jet programme.

https://twitter.com/livefist/status/972876681244528640

May be we can hear something in 12 March morning.
by nash
10 Mar 2018 19:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-France news
Replies: 78
Views: 11208

Re: India-France news

List of MoUs/Agreements signed during the State Visit of President of France to India (March 10, 2018)

http://mea.gov.in/bilateral-documents.h ... ch_10_2018
by nash
10 Mar 2018 12:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3162
Views: 261752

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

3K crore is not small amount and with such a wide variety of application may be MoD, Meity and Department of Space can share the amount.
Also,IISc can also try to look for funds from private enterprise, if it is allowed and our private sector is aware and have some guts to take some risk.
by nash
07 Mar 2018 20:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3162
Views: 261752

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

Never heard about anwesha and the ELEGANT is for tank or for ship or for AD :-?
by nash
04 Mar 2018 21:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.2 News & Discussions: 25 February 2018
Replies: 636
Views: 124047

Re: Tejas Mk.2 News & Discussions: 25 February 2018

http://idrw.org/324-how-hal-plans-to-ramp-up-lca-tejas-production-for-local-and-export/ 324: How HAL Plans to ramp up LCA-Tejas Production for Local and Export With only 40 MK1 aircrafts ordered by IAF initially, HAL using it’s using two production facilities in Bengaluru was able to produce 8 airc...
by nash
02 Mar 2018 10:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.2 News & Discussions: 25 February 2018
Replies: 636
Views: 124047

Re: Tejas Mk.2 News & Discussions: 25 February 2018

If we consider this true then what will be the time line: 123 Mk1As - 2025 201 Mk2 - 2035-40 By this time AMCA should go into the LSP or SP phase, seems like HAL order book is done for next several decades that too with indigenous product. And if at all we need to import then it should be 36-54 Rafa...
by nash
25 Feb 2018 12:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 551
Views: 55489

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

F-35 if it is on offer and if it is not then F-18 or Rafale. Saar, I posted that link because there is a poll in there :) I think you got me mistaken...I was not asking for input, not there is anything wrong with that. F-18 and Ge 414 Ditto to above. Admiral Saar, that vote link didn't come up for ...
by nash
25 Feb 2018 00:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 551
Views: 55489

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

Rakesh wrote:https://twitter.com/indiandefencera/status/967272079866253313 —> New 100+ fighter jets will be procured by fast track process in a G2G deal. What do you think which jet is coming?


F-35 if it is on offer and if it is not then F-18 or Rafale.
by nash
24 Feb 2018 11:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 551
Views: 55489

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

https://www.indiatoday.in/mail-today/story/indian-air-force-wants-fighter-jet-deal-worth-rs-1-25l-cr-to-be-fast-tracked-1176599-2018-02-24 Indian Air Force wants fighter jet deal worth Rs 1.25L cr to be fast-tracked Against the backdrop of dwindling fighter squadrons, the Indian Air Force (IAF) feel...
by nash
21 Feb 2018 19:48
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1595
Views: 228693

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Why not? Armoured Corps is based in Babina some 15 miles from Jhansi, BABINA is an acronym that has now become the name of the town. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Babina,_Uttar_Pradesh IAF station Maharajpur, Gwalior is where 7 Battleaxes are based and is also where there is an electronic range. Th...
by nash
21 Feb 2018 19:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1595
Views: 228693

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Not sure where to post this http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/economy/pm-narendra-modi-announces-rs-20000-cr-defence-corridor-for-bundelkhand-2512721.html "One of the two defence industrial corridors mentioned in the budget, one is proposed in the Bundelkhand region of the state which w...
by nash
20 Feb 2018 01:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: AMCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3173
Views: 348861

Re: AMCA News and Discussions

seems like ADA got the funds or may be sanctioned soon.

March 15 is the deadline so by next FY work will start and we can get some good insight in AI-19
by nash
12 Feb 2018 22:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706984

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017



I can think of 2 probability:
1.naval variant of Prithvi
2.some Air to Air or Air to ground missile
by nash
27 Jan 2018 00:54
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5425
Views: 520348

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

From above post of Kartik Around 15 of the initial 36 Gripens will be wholly assembled in Brazil, including all of the two-seat JAS 39F version that will be developed as part of the contract. The rest will be built in Sweden by both Swedish and Brazilian engineers, with deliveries to run from 2019 t...
by nash
13 Dec 2017 21:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1381
Views: 148679

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

Updated as per inputs: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- | No | Name | Type | Displacement | Reactor | Silos | Status | Remarks | ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- | S1 | ...
by nash
13 Dec 2017 17:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 1825
Views: 197847

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

meanwhile, paki rupee gone to ~110 = $1 .... :(( :(( :(( :((
by nash
08 Dec 2017 22:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4200
Views: 290553

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

I am not sure if it was show in India. It was good to see stadium full of people(sold out 5,000 only) watching game in rain. We need to have more people along with live on Television world wide. It was free on Youtube but I would not mind paying on Dish network (like I do for cricket). Indian hocke...
by nash
08 Dec 2017 22:17
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4200
Views: 290553

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Yes, Argentina have the great Gonzalo Peillat to do PC for them. They're an impressive team - from a place with no hockey history, no good neighbors to play with, and a long way from hockey centers. Apart from PC specialist, I would say their defence is very solid one.In last Qtr so much action in ...

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