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by Neilz
22 Mar 2020 19:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 6560
Views: 620755

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

With the clap and utensils banging I heard... some even drumming up ... It is burnol all the way in history of liberandus in India. Just loving it..... :rotfl: :rotfl: On a serious note, this is probably first time in India the medical and support profession/als are acknowledged in the same league a...
by Neilz
18 Mar 2020 18:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 2888
Views: 820970

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

Not sure if its appropriate to post here... let me now, I will remove it.

Tejas in action..

https://zeenews.india.com/photos/india/ ... an-2270216
by Neilz
17 Mar 2020 18:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 2888
Views: 820970

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

First 'combat worthy' Tejas flies for 40 minutes https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/first-combat-worthy-tejas-flies-for-40-minutes/articleshow/74670571.cms From 3 legged cheetah to this ... ye dil mange more... Answering a specific question on whether the Tejas was combat ready, then IAF chi...
by Neilz
16 Mar 2020 22:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Iran News and Discussions
Replies: 3160
Views: 305788

Re: Iran News and Discussions

Iran and Malaysia are down on the knees. Now waiting for Erdogan to sing the song of peace and love with Modi ji. To me it really does not matter. When they will be back from knee, they will bite again. It is better to get either a permanent vice to catch hold them to control { which we cant at thi...
by Neilz
16 Mar 2020 14:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 4223
Views: 965085

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

If true ( could be true as it is from Anatha Krishnan M ), its one more reson ISRO must try best to avoid US hardware. As per this exclusive report in Malayalam daily http://kalakaumudi.com, India's space agency had to call off the recent launch of #GSAT1 just 10-minutes before the scheduled lift-of...
by Neilz
23 Jan 2020 14:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5259
Views: 1079944

Re: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion

https://idrw.org/we-can-do-it-chorus-grows-to-develop-a-new-engine-for-amca-locally/ Among many feedbacks from all sector, a majority of them are urging to build a consortium company with many key stakeholders who should be in charge of developing the new engine locally instead of an international ...
by Neilz
17 Sep 2019 00:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 4026
Views: 640574

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

So, at this point, i do not want any fancy drone, wall penetrating radar, wire mounted camera and corner shot weapon. Improved BPJ, helmet and enhanced protection for limbs in case of CQB is all I ask for. However, I have a doubt that alone will solve the problem and the reason for my apprehension ...
by Neilz
22 Jul 2019 11:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 2219
Views: 299250

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

UlanBatori wrote:What channel pls?


Republic TV live..
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wc2xYzCZEHg
by Neilz
27 Mar 2019 16:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 869
Views: 124634

Re: Indian ASAT test

Just to elaborate and appreciate the precision needed, to have kinetic kill, of a satellite at 300 KM height. The orbital velocity of satellite ( the speed at which satellite is zooming around the earth) in a stable 300 KM from surface, is 7725 meters per second and it takes about 01 hrs, 30 mins &...
by Neilz
26 Mar 2019 12:55
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 853594

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

I am trying put my thought together. Hope learned maulana will correct me... With so far available information with us and the fact that any info from Pak is not trustable... 1. It is kind of official that PAF lost A JF-17 What we do not know however is: * If only A jf-17 or more. * If it is indeed ...
by Neilz
16 Feb 2019 22:52
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 465168

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Earlier today, lyricist Javed Akhtar had announced that he along with his with his wife Shabana Azmi have cancelled their visit to Karachi amid Pulwama attack. The couple was all set to visit the country for Kaifi Azmi Literary festival, which was scheduled to take place on February 24 and February...
by Neilz
24 Jan 2019 00:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2258
Views: 305032

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

darshhan wrote:Guys, could you stop being cruel. Yours truly has not had the opportunity to view this movie till now. :(

I am still hoping to catch it in a day or two.


How's the JOSH!!! :lol: :mrgreen:
by Neilz
24 Jan 2019 00:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2258
Views: 305032

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

In Chennai, my experience in Phoenix is 1. Theater Jam-packed... 2. Lots of whistle , hooters screams 3. From this week, 2 extra late night show being started... demand is very high for tickets. 4. Even my office guys who are not into Hindi, are going to watch the movie. 5. Overall ticket availabili...
by Neilz
01 Apr 2018 02:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 5249
Views: 514331

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Just saw this video, not sure if shared earlier. It is long(1hr 37min) but very informative.

Indian civilization: The Untold Story- A Talk by Raj Vedam

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RGyjvyXEKdc
by Neilz
10 Nov 2017 18:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 329779

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

La- Whore "Smog Story" Makes It To Massa's "Prestigious Paper" Lahore smog has become a fifth season. New York Times https://static01.nyt.com/images/2017/11/10/world/10lahore/10lahore-master768.jpg Am i the only one hallucinating!!! If you take the car out from the pic, it can j...
by Neilz
28 Apr 2017 12:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CT & COIN Operations in India: News, Images and Discussion
Replies: 2410
Views: 403425

Re: CT and COIN operations in India: News, Images and Discussion

. He then engaged them & was hit on his head but was saved by Bullet proof patka . However, the whiplash of the impact caused him to fall down . He immediately recovered and fired back to kill the two terrorists. Now if the report is true , then it proves capability of patka. Perhaps a first ti...
by Neilz
28 Mar 2017 11:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Managing Pakistan's failure
Replies: 3241
Views: 207332

Re: Managing Pakistan's failure

X-posted from GDF thread... In 2010 an American Professor Erica Chenoweth studied how and why civil disobedience works. She looked at violent and non violent movements through out the 20th century. She found non-violent ones had a success rate of 52% and also had democratic aftermath. Her major con...
by Neilz
12 Mar 2017 00:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 817919

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

What it provides is confidence--both to developer and end-user. Experienced/knowledgeable consultants are supposed to review current state, identify area of improvement/flaws and recommend solutions. They can help eliminate steps and dead-end paths upfront. They can also tell you if your design is ...
by Neilz
14 Feb 2017 14:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2305
Views: 472829

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

x-post from helicopter thread It was discussed here about converting existing Chetak into unmanned vehicles. Well looks like the plan is indeed is part of serious consideration.... From the detritus of the failed IAI-HAL naval rotory UAV (NRUAV) rises a valiant attempt to do what Israel couldn’t. Li...
by Neilz
14 Feb 2017 14:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4724
Views: 901750

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

It was discussed here about converting existing Chetak into unmanned vehicles. Well looks like the plan is indeed is part of serious consideration.... From the detritus of the failed IAI-HAL naval rotory UAV (NRUAV) rises a valiant attempt to do what Israel couldn’t. Livefist reports for the first t...
by Neilz
10 Feb 2017 12:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4799
Views: 425627

Re: Deterrence

RoyG, " Doesn't it seem more plausible that if one had only undergone partial burn, then hold off on the subsequent tests to debug the design? And if it worked, detonate the next two for consistency? " I am not into any advance tech or remotely related to it. But I have some experience in ...
by Neilz
12 Oct 2015 15:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 137852

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

what I am writing below may well be an OT. If considered so, please remove it. This is TSP thread, hence my analysis is precisely from that angle. Smearing of ink is good and bad together. good: because it vents out the resentment against TSP and wkks. bad: because it short sited jingo outburst we w...
by Neilz
19 Jun 2015 08:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 3980
Views: 204973

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

PCB(printed circuit boards) are made of multiple layers.. can 40+. It is very difficult to identify a line breakage and stress reason for that. PCB board in modern era designed with thermal and stress analysis + environment life cycle testing etc.. But then there is nothing which can simulate or pre...
by Neilz
16 Jun 2015 09:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bangladesh News and Discussion
Replies: 2578
Views: 259145

Re: Bangladesh News and Discussion

To RamaY,

that song is a famous Tagore song. It also used in movie "Kahaani". National anthem >> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CSGiwf7KlrQ
by Neilz
18 May 2015 17:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - Apr 22 2015
Replies: 2846
Views: 123936

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - Apr 22

I guess root cause behind Pakistan's sudden scream on "india sponsored terror" is to make pak relevant in Indian mind. If we look back, as far as Indian govt is concerned there is almost ZERO reference to Pak and its activities. A ROUTINE and very EXPECTED(read day-to-day common) hi/hello ...
by Neilz
23 Jan 2015 18:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1858
Views: 236367

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

Petrol Shortage Worsens In Punjab On Fifth Day - Petrol Shortage Crisis Pakistan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8ruHmbcO34

In this video, i can see maruti 800/zen which is distinctively Indian, just wondering how that possible... any one can through some light blease...
by Neilz
21 Oct 2014 11:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2305
Views: 472829

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

Not sure where to post it.. but since few page back we were wondering about the hobby.. :)

Su-27 dron in india and a perfect landing

https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=307185396139968
by Neilz
26 May 2014 13:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: General Elections 2014- Transition of power & World Reaction
Replies: 708
Views: 30446

Re: General Elections 2014- Transition of power & World Reac

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/ls-election-here-are-narendra-modis-44-ministers/20140526.htm Narendra Modi is expected to have a 45-member council of ministers who will take oath along with him on Monday evening. The council of ministers is expected to have 23 Cabinet ministers, 10 ministers of ...
by Neilz
27 Dec 2013 22:06
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 120658

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

With my limited knowledge/experience in RnD of some mission critical components, I can say that most of them use specific proprietary OS i.e. developed and nurtured inside the company. Reason: 1)- Open-source OS/pkg/application are not optimised to the expectation (read performance). 2) All these op...
by Neilz
25 Aug 2012 18:34
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 205456

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

Discovery program has bits and pieces of info... but it appears to my novice knowledge that Arjun has digital display layout.. except secondary sight. cool look... and the level of sophistication of the Arjun simulator is something to recon with.. a marvelous achievement. And discovery documentary c...
by Neilz
27 Jan 2011 13:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Republic Day!!!
Replies: 157
Views: 11834

Re: Happy Republic Day!!!

Can some body who knows graphics editing will make these pictures more sharp and colorful enhancing the quality... I am fade up of the "iwo jima copy" http://i915.photobucket.com/albums/ac360/neil2009bh/chd13.jpg http://i915.photobucket.com/albums/ac360/neil2009bh/images.jpg
by Neilz
24 Jan 2011 17:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: J & K news and discussion
Replies: 3371
Views: 251525

Re: J & K news and discussion

Just thinking on a different note... If say NC-INC succeed to stop BJP from hosting national flag >> Will it be possible to make a JK govt answerable to court why instead of facilitating a flag hosting by Indian on Indian territory, JK govt uses state machinery to oppose/prohibit it (hosting nationa...
by Neilz
15 Jan 2011 00:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 910157

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

Indian Army: Standing the test of times http://www.rediff.com/news/slide-show/slide-show-1-indian-army-standing-the-test-of-times/20110114.htm Army Day: Light a candle for our fallen soldiers => a nice campaign from rediff http://news.rediff.com/news/2011/jan/14/light-a-candle-for-army.html
by Neilz
29 Dec 2009 21:15
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 649287

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

soumik, Chandragupta, Mayuresh, neeraj, RaghuKote.... cheers mail sent :D

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