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by Manish_P
16 Feb 2019 22:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 792
Views: 42318

Re: Pulwama Attack

arshyam wrote:Apparently this is fake. Donate only through a government website, ending either with gov.in or nic.in. Best is to go to any such site from India.gov.in.


Can you pls. recheck

The official websites of Syndicate bank and the Army Veterans associations do mention it
by Manish_P
16 Feb 2019 21:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 792
Views: 42318

Re: Pulwama Attack

4. The message you posted is a fake and hoax. Its under circulation from from 2016 & after complain by a famous blogger (i think his name is Shivam Mishra) Police & MOD both became active and FIR was registered. ^ ? can you please share the details.. As per the official websites of the Synd...
by Manish_P
14 Feb 2019 16:28
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Income Tax System
Replies: 58
Views: 7315

Re: Indian Income Tax System

I-T officer gets 7-year rigorous imprisonment; mother, 90, jailed in DA case A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Wednesday sentenced a serving Income Tax (I-T) commissioner to seven years of rigorous imprisonment in a 14-year-old case pertaining to disproportionate assets. The ...
by Manish_P
14 Feb 2019 15:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3882
Views: 546031

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

using a all-Mi26T fleet would need to fold up multiple supply missions into one to justify the cost, just as using a A330 is not so efficient for loads a A321 can take. purely for lifting underslung artillery around, I guess the Mi26T could take not just the howitzer but a lot of ammo and spares in...
by Manish_P
14 Feb 2019 14:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3882
Views: 546031

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

I pointed out the lesser capabilities of the Chinook vs the MI-26 .... Ru birds would've beem cheaper to acquire and operate. It's hardly that simple. Both types have their unique advantages (and disadvantages) based on mission types. In an ideal scenario it would be great if the IAF had both types...
by Manish_P
14 Feb 2019 14:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Mumbai Terrorist Attack-News stories and timeline
Replies: 2943
Views: 204737

Re: Mumbai Terrorist Attack-News stories and timeline

1993 Mumbai serial blasts accused Abu Bakar apprehended in major overseas operation Indian agencies apprehended 1993 Mumbai serial blasts accused Abu Bakar in a major overseas operation on Wednesday (February 13). One of India's most wanted terrorists, Abu Bakar, had attended a training camp at Pak...
by Manish_P
14 Feb 2019 09:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1107
Views: 112535

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Prasad wrote:Cost


And exports.

To the gulf Nations, to whom they won't offer the F 35 (not for a few years anyway)
by Manish_P
13 Feb 2019 12:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2078
Views: 214967

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Zartaj Gul Wazir (Bakistan Climate Change Minister) - India indulging in unconventional warfare Smog is a major environmental concern in Pakistan. And we have to accept and acknowledge that it's connected to the unconventional warfare we're embattled in with our eastern neighbour, India. Twitter link
by Manish_P
13 Feb 2019 12:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest
Replies: 203
Views: 33901

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest

From yawn Senate body slams PIA for sacking employees with fake degrees A parliamentary body on Tuesday criticised the manner in which the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) management had dismissed seven pilots and 73 cabin crew for possessing fake degrees, saying rules were not followed for dis...
by Manish_P
13 Feb 2019 09:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2238
Views: 253536

Re: Military Flight Safety

Pilot safe. That's good.

No casualties on ground also hopefully..
by Manish_P
12 Feb 2019 12:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Humor and related
Replies: 442
Views: 73468

Re: Military Humor and related

'Deep penetration' indeed

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by Manish_P
12 Feb 2019 12:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: AMCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3251
Views: 391640

Re: AMCA News and Discussions

^ But nothing beats the folks of UAC/pravda. They are leap frogging direct to the 8th Gen :mrgreen:

Russia's eighth-generation aircraft to put NATO on its knees

Well almost nothing.. anyday i expect the chinese to announce their next gen fighter will come with first gen wrap tech.
by Manish_P
11 Feb 2019 21:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2355
Views: 303744

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Yawn - What is Pakistan’s car industry good for? :(( We produce around 200,000 cars a year. With six times the population, India produces more than four million — 20 times as many — cars and more than 20 million two-wheelers. It should be clear to us that Pakistan is not a good market on either fron...
by Manish_P
11 Feb 2019 14:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 2324
Views: 427770

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

Sir, but do remember these are also aircraft Khan has used and inducted for decades, there delays will be only with cutting edge stuff which they are yet induct and test fully. But still Kudos to them and their MIC, they definitely have the best stuff. Probably true. They had been just as efficient...
by Manish_P
11 Feb 2019 12:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2078
Views: 214967

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Sultan of Sublime porte - Erdogan of Turkey
by Manish_P
11 Feb 2019 11:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2238
Views: 253536

Re: Military Flight Safety

Thank you, Abhibhushan Sir. In the Mirage 2000 it is under the nozzle? https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRz7B6pUmMoFKlYwzOZT_xt-GW2ZdYV0JS6D_zUPyoXnIPZV5go A hard landing, with catastropic landing gear failure, leading to a belly landing, has a higher chance of damage to the drag...
by Manish_P
11 Feb 2019 11:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2238
Views: 253536

Re: Military Flight Safety

This is what happened in the seconds before the Mirage 2000 crashed https://theprint.in/defence/blow-by-blow-account-of-mirage-2000-jet-crash-in-bengaluru/189899/ From it - Sources said that as a result of the impact, the main undercarriage collapsed and sheared off due to the force of the crash-la...
by Manish_P
10 Feb 2019 13:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2078
Views: 214967

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pervez Hoodbhoy hits this one out of the park! Must read: https://www.dawn.com/news/1462757/why-bangladesh-overtook-pakistan You just can't take out the Pakistaniyat from the Physicist Water and boundary disputes with India are serious and Bangladesh suffers bullying by its bigger neighbour on matt...
by Manish_P
09 Feb 2019 13:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2891
Views: 333165

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

Most Probably.

Here is an apple to oranges comparison with a dedicated ground pounder, the A-10

by Manish_P
09 Feb 2019 12:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 835
Views: 103489

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

A good interview/article about the Harrier at Hush-kit. Flying & Fighting in the Harrier: RAF pilot interview https://hushkit.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/raf-harrier-gr-3-firing-entire-salvo-of-4-rocket-pods.jpg?w=830 Some Nuggets What is the hardest thing about flying the Harrier? “Not screwing...
by Manish_P
01 Feb 2019 14:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2238
Views: 253536

Re: Military Flight Safety

https://twitter.com/ajitkdubey/status/1089886357462372357 --> Every time a crash happens, villagers rush to help the pilots. Same help was provided to Wing Commander Katoch when his Jaguar crashed in Kushinagar due to technical defect. Jai Hind, Jai Hind Ki Sena and Jai Hind ke Log! True sir. Sever...
by Manish_P
01 Feb 2019 11:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2238
Views: 253536

Re: Military Flight Safety

Damn. Sad to hear about the tragic loss. May his family find the strength to go through the pain :(
by Manish_P
01 Feb 2019 10:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2891
Views: 333165

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

Indranil wrote:
sunnyv wrote:Anyways world is small- What started as hobby to follow armed forces has landed me as part of services and olive green uniform in 9 years time.
Regards

Wow! Thank you for your service to the nation. And, welcome back! It is an honour to have you here.


Hear hear!
by Manish_P
29 Jan 2019 23:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2257
Views: 254379

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

I have not engaged with said gentleman on Twitter.

Many years ago I had an exchange, a very brief one, on his blog. He was patiently courteous.

Maybe I was lucky :)
by Manish_P
29 Jan 2019 17:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2257
Views: 254379

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

True sir and it will not be just India :) On Twitter (an ideal platform for letting your ego pick needless fights) i have found that our military personnel, without exception, both serving and retired are very polite, courteous, humble. Checking again, i see that the disagreement (it was too polite ...
by Manish_P
29 Jan 2019 15:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1571
Views: 217443

Re: Russian Weapons & Military Technology

^ What if they thought that the storm was worsening and they were very low on fuel? Perhaps the pilots took a calculated risk rather than jettisoning a strategic asset.
by Manish_P
29 Jan 2019 14:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2257
Views: 254379

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

I have'nt seen the movie myself yet, but noticed that there is some polite blue-on-blue among ex-IA folk/MOD on twitter w.r.t the movie Some apprehensions of some SOPs being compromised increasing the risks for future OPs and secondly for it giving too much credit to the current GOI rather than mili...
by Manish_P
28 Jan 2019 15:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2238
Views: 253536

Re: Military Flight Safety

"Pilot Safe"

Whew
by Manish_P
27 Jan 2019 11:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 304602

Re: International Military Discussion

France Tests Huge 140mm Tank Gun As It Pushes Ahead With Germany On A New Tank Design French defense contractor Nexter has reportedly been testing a modified Leclerc main battle tank with a massive 140mm main gun as part of the development of a future Franco-German tank, known as the Main Ground Co...
by Manish_P
26 Jan 2019 12:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Aircraft Recognition
Replies: 993
Views: 167768

Re: Aircraft Recognition

Typhoon with smokewinders at an airshow possibly?
by Manish_P
25 Jan 2019 12:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2078
Views: 214967

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

:shock: Looks like the honorable judges are either close to retirement or have already prepared their nests abroad. SC orders end to all commercial activities on cantonment lands in Karachi - Shafi Baloch The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered an end to all commercial activities on military lands in ...
by Manish_P
25 Jan 2019 11:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Aircraft Recognition
Replies: 993
Views: 167768

Re: Aircraft Recognition

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by Manish_P
24 Jan 2019 11:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2078
Views: 214967

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Racist comments by Paki captain caught on mic! https://www.foxsports.com.au/cricket/sarfraz-ahmed-at-risk-of-suspension-after-stump-mics-catch-him-over-race-comments/news-story/e23716e14e44c893e054ed269a79533f?nk=dab7d3c66f293a599948e2b5b298371d-1548216448 His apology is a revealing reflection of t...
by Manish_P
24 Jan 2019 11:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2078
Views: 214967

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Back to the same old? Assuming the report is true of course.. US hints at offering FTA for Islamabad’s help in Afghan talks US Senator Lindsey Graham, who visited Islamabad this week, is believed to have discussed with Pakistani leaders a proposal for a free trade agreement (FTA) in return for Islam...
by Manish_P
24 Jan 2019 10:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2078
Views: 214967

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

These series of cartoons (about their economy) are brilliant. What is the source Peregrine sir ? PS: Could we have a separate thread just for cartoons about terroristan? https://c.tribune.com.pk/2018/12/1878538-cartoonthjanuary-1547490545-561-640x480.jpg Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.com/images/s...
by Manish_P
24 Jan 2019 10:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4164
Views: 367401

Re: Internal Security Watch

Daesh plot to poison thousands NINE ‘OPERATIVES’ HELD IN ATS RAIDS Chemicals in ‘experimental quantities’ seized this week; investigators ascertaining if Kumbh Mela was on the list of targets The nine youths who were picked up on Tuesday from Mumbra and Aurangabad for suspected links with terror ou...
by Manish_P
23 Jan 2019 10:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest
Replies: 203
Views: 33901

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest

PIA needs more Islam. In addition to the chants, may I recommend sacrificing goats in the cockpit before each flight? Being done (well on the tarmac anyway) https://i1.wp.com/jonathanturley.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/3b846c8100000578-4047924-image-m-33_1482158625056.jpg?ssl=1 To make things eas...
by Manish_P
23 Jan 2019 10:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest
Replies: 203
Views: 33901

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest

After Kirket, it's the turn of Phutball From Yawn- FIFA suspends funding to cash-starved PFF After the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) confirmed last week that it had suspended funding to the PFF in the wake of a newly-elected body led by Ashfaq taking over its Pakistan affiliate on the orders of...

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