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by ashthor
09 Feb 2020 12:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 2234
Views: 334139

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

This tamasha will go on till MWF comes online. Everyone is being kept in good humor by dangling the carrots.
Forces have pretty much accepted that not much money is around.
by ashthor
19 Nov 2019 14:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 820
Views: 204583

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/confident-of-doubling-range-of-the-astra-will-be-the-most-lethal-air-to-air-missile-drdo-chief/articleshow/72120351.cms Is there a possibility of the Arjun Tank and its advanced variants also being ordered in significant numbers in the near future? M...
by ashthor
04 Nov 2019 12:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft: News & Discussion - 30 August 2019
Replies: 468
Views: 117390

Re: Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft: News & Discussion - 30 August 2019

In the lines of LCA, LCA Mk.1A and MWF maybe they will go for a Heavyweight after AMCA is done with. AHWF
by ashthor
14 Sep 2019 16:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 3472
Views: 721958

Re: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion

May be Embraer can be asked to pay a fine for an order of 10-12 aircraft's. Quickly build up the nos while the
chappati come. Once alternates come in they can be sold to friendlies.
by ashthor
03 Sep 2019 17:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3812
Views: 736188

Re: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

Why are the IRST moving on the stationery aircraft(before taking off)?
by ashthor
30 Aug 2019 17:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 5146
Views: 1042777

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Harsh Vardhan Thakur

LUH scales DBO and beyond, landing at J Top at >18000feet at ISA+25°C

https://twitter.com/hvtiaf/status/1167399983663857664

Image
by ashthor
12 Aug 2019 13:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3164
Views: 555380

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Like the Indian elite/libral/left who lost leverage, the british ones cant get over their colonial past.

Now making a scene has become their fav time pass.
by ashthor
12 Aug 2019 13:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 1305
Views: 404687

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

With Saudi investing in RIL refinery, they have lost one juicy target.
by ashthor
14 Jul 2019 15:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4971
Views: 1213010

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

https://twitter.com/hvtiaf/status/1150270070951559174 HTT-40 trials are in their last phase. We're doing 2-turn spins regularly. A smooth & safe 6-turn spin, capable of execution by young pilots, is being demonstrated. The aircraft will enter full service soon. There's no hunt. HTT-40 is getting...
by ashthor
18 Mar 2019 10:50
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread
Replies: 108
Views: 15033

Re: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread

Om Shanti

Right man at the right place at the right time. Wish he had stayed on a bit longer
by ashthor
15 Mar 2019 22:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 3602
Views: 1007827

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Aditya_V wrote:Many more I see, they need to move from the rig to a real prototype test it in summer, winter, desert, High altitude etc.


Cant they qualify it in iterations? Say first for plains and deserts then High altitude
by ashthor
14 Mar 2019 12:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: General Indian Military News & Discussion
Replies: 291
Views: 72002

Re: General Indian Military News & Discussion

http://www.businesstoday.in/current/eco ... 26863.html

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday that India needs a bigger defence budget to modernise its armed forces during the next six-seven years.
by ashthor
14 Mar 2019 12:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 3672
Views: 688959

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

http://www.businesstoday.in/current/eco ... 26863.html

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday that India needs a bigger defence budget to modernise its armed forces during the next six-seven years.
by ashthor
14 Mar 2019 11:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 1135
Views: 315746

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Just a pooch cant the Prithvi be fired in an inclined mode...make it an MRBL so no danger of strategic delivery role.
by ashthor
09 Mar 2019 17:56
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 292
Views: 34185

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

https://swarajyamag.com/magazine/from-w ... or-mankind

From War Games To War: It Is A Small Leap For AI, But A Giant Step For Mankind.

More in the link
by ashthor
09 Mar 2019 17:55
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5789
Views: 622077

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Why are Uzbekistan Airways from Tashkent to Amritsar not flying over Tibet into India...instead taking the route over Iran and taking a u-turn over Gujarat?

https://www.flightradar24.com/UZB423/1fbe6c10
by ashthor
06 Mar 2019 14:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 3672
Views: 688959

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

economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/govt-urges-supreme-court-to-throw-out-rafale-review/articleshow/68284430.cms The central government urged the Supreme Court on Wednesday to throw out review petitions filed in the Rafale case only on the ground that it was based on "document...
by ashthor
06 Mar 2019 13:05
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 901907

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

twitter.com/vkthakur/status/1103119788287684608 The IAF has never said it used 2000lb bombs! This report heavily relies on the assumption. If fidayeen in shacks & tents were the target, the IAF would have used 500lb Fuel Air Explosive bombs which would kill personnel with little damage to struct...
by ashthor
04 Mar 2019 22:44
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 901907

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

https://www.flightradar24.com/NAG66OS/1fb11f65

Royal Air Force (RAF) Airbus KC2 Voyager (A330-243MRTT) entering just east of Gwadar
by ashthor
04 Mar 2019 22:36
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 901907

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

https://www.news18.com/shows/epicentre.html Discussion on Balakot and BJP vs Congress as well. At 8:02, excellent stuff from Pathikrit Payne( strategic analyst, first time hearing). Does a great job in clearing any doubts about mission, refers to Spike missile, its effect, takes a good swipe at NY ...
by ashthor
04 Mar 2019 16:35
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 901907

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

twitter.com/rajfortyseven/status/1102447150036738049

The camp near Muzaffarabad which was also hit
by ashthor
04 Mar 2019 16:26
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 901907

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Drop bombs on Fort Abbas...by that jeffery guy on twitter
by ashthor
28 Feb 2019 17:34
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 53869

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

Press briefing at 7 pm
by ashthor
28 Feb 2019 13:23
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 53869

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

2 PAF jets chased away again according to times now
by ashthor
28 Feb 2019 11:01
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 53869

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

Saab 2000 is checking out the Af-pak border
by ashthor
27 Feb 2019 14:19
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 198869

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

The published date on youtube of the video is of 26th feb
by ashthor
27 Feb 2019 13:12
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 198869

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

International media will soon have shit on their faces.
by ashthor
27 Feb 2019 13:08
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 198869

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

Pakistan border troops has probably taken the pilot of f-16 in custody claiming him to be the mig pilot.
by ashthor
20 Feb 2019 18:47
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 238074

Re: Pulwama Attack

The Iranians will have problems with an independent Baluchistan....they also have some problems with them.
by ashthor
19 Feb 2019 18:16
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1820
Views: 343468

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

So what will the UP defense corridors surprise us for?
by ashthor
18 Feb 2019 21:47
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1820
Views: 343468

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Make in India Vijaye Bhava
by ashthor
18 Feb 2019 19:46
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 238074

Re: Pulwama Attack

The slave should be slapped in front of his master so that both know....enough is enough
by ashthor
18 Feb 2019 16:41
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 238074

Re: Pulwama Attack

We should do some thing when MBS is here. He should also get the message
by ashthor
18 Feb 2019 15:08
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 238074

Re: Pulwama Attack

The left/conchas(congress chamchas) rot has set up deep in the power centers. They are a self serving lot.
A purge is needed. Laaton ke bhoot baaton se nahi mante. And a fav gripe is "where are the danda?" as the danda
is not being used for what its for.
by ashthor
16 Feb 2019 13:05
Forum: Military Exercises Archive
Topic: Vayu Shakti 2019
Replies: 62
Views: 13452

Re: Vayu Shakti 2019

Rather they should demonstrate it on the border with the pig state
by ashthor
16 Feb 2019 12:40
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3823
Views: 695582

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Train 18 had some problem on the return journey....

https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1096613197438685184

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