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by vivekmehta
31 Oct 2019 15:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 4069
Views: 798339

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Aggred they produced a log.. we still are 20 yrs from producing a log
by vivekmehta
03 Aug 2019 19:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 591191

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Just love the narrative of American Sniper rifle being found in Amarnath Yatra route....
by vivekmehta
06 Jul 2019 19:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 4004
Views: 625979

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Brigades and Divisions have their own place in military operations. Unfortunately due to Ministry of Defence downgrading Brigadiers/Commodore/Air Commodore from Flag Rank, the IA is merging Brigades (commanded by Brigadiers) and Divisions (Commanded by Major Generals) into IBG commanded by Major Ge...
by vivekmehta
17 Mar 2019 21:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread
Replies: 108
Views: 8961

Re: Shri Manohar parrikar condolence thread

His contribution to Indian defence cannot be forgotten ever. He changed the game.

Bhagwan unki atma Ko moksha ke Marg pe le jaye.

Don't know why good people depart so early.

OM SHANTI
by vivekmehta
12 Mar 2019 01:37
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5563
Views: 505344

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Austin wrote:"Only Pilots With 1,000 Hours": New Rules In India For Boeing 737 Max

https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/ethiopi ... ome-livetv


What will a experience pilot do when system keeps on overriding his inputs...
by vivekmehta
01 Mar 2019 19:59
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 775090

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Abhi_G wrote:
jamwal wrote:Is there any news of CRPF personnel being killed on LoC ? Is it true ? Since when they've been deployed there ?

4 martyred.


4 more Abhinandan gone... Even before we get ourone back.
by vivekmehta
01 Mar 2019 19:53
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 775090

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

well you need to verify that the POW was not mistreated or if they were then to record it on the spot. no point coming back the next day to announce injuries That's what I want to say.. a complete medical examination jointly should be done there during handover process.. all injury should be record...
by vivekmehta
01 Mar 2019 19:24
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 775090

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Is a medical checkup part of formalities ? I believe we should insist for a full medical checkup done jointly for return..
by vivekmehta
28 Feb 2019 23:45
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 775090

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

I don't know why most of us are relieved or happy on return of 1 officer.... In our proxy war we have lost 100x of this.... what about there secrifise... It's will be shame if we stop here.... This will mean letting Pak walk away will a black cheque Because he is valuable and he is *OUR* officer. T...
by vivekmehta
28 Feb 2019 23:36
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 775090

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

I don't know why most of us are relieved or happy on return of 1 officer.... In our proxy war we have lost 100x of this.... what about there secrifise... It's will be shame if we stop here.... This will mean letting Pak walk away will a black cheque
by vivekmehta
28 Feb 2019 18:17
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 775090

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

what can be possible scenarios that can go on from here and what can be there consequence. 1- We will get our Pilot back + some ban on some more terror outfits+ some more begging from pakistan in open to deescalate the situation . consequence we may put or forces on stand by slowly defusing situatio...
by vivekmehta
27 Feb 2019 13:28
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 156386

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

*मोदीजी जो करना है जल्दी करो*
*6 मार्च को भूगोल का एग्जाम है....*
*नक्शे में पाकिस्तान को दिखना है या नही*
*बच्चे पूछ रहे है।*
by vivekmehta
23 Feb 2019 16:38
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 189521

Re: Pulwama Attack

Singha wrote:100 cos is 10,000-12000 ppl


1 company = 100- 120. Cant calculate much
by vivekmehta
21 Feb 2019 19:53
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 189521

Re: Pulwama Attack

Dilbu wrote:Rumours flying around in FB that IAF has struck some targets around Sialkot.


Can't say. I believed Rivers will flow from sky before any planes will go in.
by vivekmehta
18 Feb 2019 20:47
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 189521

Re: Pulwama Attack

Singha wrote:each 155mm shell list price is $1000 USD.
if a bofors fires 100 shells thats 70000 USD ie 50Lacs a night, plus cost of spare barrels and diesel to move it around etc.


Not disrespecting anyone
I am dam shure we can croud fund this...

People spend crazy on games let it be a live one..
by vivekmehta
18 Feb 2019 20:02
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 189521

Re: Pulwama Attack

How can a brigade commander ,DIG and a Lt col can get injured in one encounter where you already lost a Major +4.
by vivekmehta
12 Nov 2018 13:11
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3910
Views: 912566

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

A question for the gurus: What exactly is the need of a fighter plane specific trainer? I know the obvious answer, to train(duh!) but currently there are no trainers available for Tejas and Flying Daggers are working just as well. So what gives? My thoughts are that these are there to train absolut...
by vivekmehta
23 Sep 2018 23:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 2100
Views: 471183

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/india-clears-way-for-2-2-billion-frigates-deal-with-russia/articleshow/65835654.cms India clears way for $2.2-billion frigates deal with Russia The agreement, which will allow India to procure from Russia four new warships for the Navy, will be sign...
by vivekmehta
20 Mar 2018 15:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2585
Views: 329153

Re: Military Flight Safety

Pilot Safe, i think this is the first crash of Hawk trainer.

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/ind ... 379434.cms
by vivekmehta
21 Jan 2018 11:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 872470

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Just landed in Goa. Whole of mig squadron looks grounded . All covered up and lined.
by vivekmehta
01 Oct 2017 17:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: OFB, MoD Companies Discussion Thread
Replies: 218
Views: 39909

Re: OFB, MoD Companies Discussion Thread

Vidur, How about Govt owned, contractor operated model? For example the 155mm cluster from shell casing to explosive filling be contracted. The employees can either work for the contractor or be transferred or retrenched. Or the uniforms factory can also be gradually closed. Are you saying that the...
by vivekmehta
08 Feb 2013 10:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4054
Views: 714589

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

[quote="Aditya_V"][quote="sum"][quote]Can it be that even MMS does not trust the Pakis and has a Nuke trigger in the Briefcase?




i think this has been debated earlier also.its not nuke trigger but just a Bullet proof blanket.
by vivekmehta
07 Jan 2013 17:48
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 620003

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

i fear a nuclear strike on Indian forces in Tibet.......
by vivekmehta
28 Aug 2012 14:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 4264
Views: 170825

Re: LCA News and Discussions

alot of noise of jet engines in last 30 mins in, can some one tell what was there...
by vivekmehta
08 Jan 2012 13:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 3032
Views: 286421

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

yes.. second pic gives it away........... :)
by vivekmehta
08 Jan 2012 13:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 3032
Views: 286421

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

may be .. as it was entering a AFB.....
by vivekmehta
08 Jan 2012 11:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 3032
Views: 286421

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Image

Image


can anyone guess what they are. size was approx 35 to 40 fts .diameter 7-10 fts of front. loaded on soviet left hand drive flat bed truck.
by vivekmehta
20 Sep 2011 17:01
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 4004
Views: 819972

Re: Indian Military Aviation

http://bharat-rakshak.com/NEWS/newsrf.php?newsid=15413 Indian air force to buy 15 Saras twin turboprops as trainers though this is a excellent news but i am bit Sceptical using it as a trainer . it may become a good replacement for AVROs or Dornier . which eventually it will become . but don't trai...
by vivekmehta
17 Sep 2011 22:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: How to join the Armed Forces? - Recruitment Thread
Replies: 303
Views: 37538

Re: How to join the Armed Forces? - Recruitment Thread

Interested 10+2 guys should check .all major newspapers today. There is a full page advt for recruitment. I think its the first batch at OTA gaya.
by vivekmehta
17 Sep 2011 21:49
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4653
Views: 862423

Re: Small Arms Thread

The first time I have seen black furniture Insas Rifles in Indian service. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GHQtJYdSAbQ hum.. i have seen it with UP police-PAC just posted outside TAJ.then in lucknow ,with a some special unit in Hyderabad recently. and today with delhi police . and also i first time ...
by vivekmehta
13 Sep 2011 10:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Aircraft Recognition
Replies: 1000
Views: 184796

Re: Aircraft Recognition

gurus

how can we differentiate between Mig29 and Mig29K while flying
i think reinforced landing gear . Folding wings, arrestor hook.different engines cannot be spotted while flying .
by vivekmehta
05 Jul 2011 08:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion
Replies: 3953
Views: 873933

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion

Chaiwallah info on Prahaar. 8 pahiye ki gaadi jisme CTIS hain. Mijjile kanastari dibbe mai hai, Pinakha jaise hi bharat petroleum lubricant (servo) se track hoti hai, par dibba pura seedha bhi ho sakta hai. 150 ki naaminal raange hai jo uske udne ke kon aur disha se nirdharit hoti hai. Mijjile bahu...
by vivekmehta
22 Jun 2011 11:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Transport Aircraft for IAF
Replies: 3764
Views: 341824

Re: Transport Aircraft for IAF

can anyone guess where will be C-17’s will be based out. Agra seems to be too congested. Even if it is doubled in his size it still will get some 6 re-fulers . certainly 2 more awacs . under Western Air Command I don’t find any base suitable to house them . all of them are too close to border and ma...
by vivekmehta
21 Jun 2011 13:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4054
Views: 714589

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

once traveled in Jammu rajdhani from Jammu to Delhi .he was in there . security was V tight . we were not even allowed to use the loo on his side …….
by vivekmehta
22 Mar 2011 15:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Libyan War
Replies: 586
Views: 76428

Re: LIBYA : No fly zone/air war thread

15:40 PM Just in: US warplane crashes in field in Libya. Details awaited.
by vivekmehta
01 Nov 2010 14:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Are We Ready for a Two-front War ?
Replies: 749
Views: 111856

Re: Are We Ready for a Two-front War ?

can someone name a country other then US which has dismembered a country (Pakistan), Added new territory ( Sikkim) and dispatched troops for foreign operations Sri Lanka , Maldives . in last 40 yrs. if answer for this is INDIA . then why do we consider our self so weak. Elephant has started moving m...
by vivekmehta
23 Oct 2010 22:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Logistics
Replies: 80
Views: 11696

Re: Logistics

thanks bala sir

i was pretty clueless on it.

sir can any one tell me that. in a maneuver like this will Prithvi or Brahmos will move with the group or not. also what kind of structures are used to erect a base camp to store goods .

thanks

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