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by Manish_P
24 Sep 2018 17:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 476
Views: 71445

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

It was Seychelles Lobster Vessel impounded by the French for illegally fishing in its Indian Ocean territories. Island grabbing is an important activity to get EEZ for fishing and petroleum drilling. Noted, Sir And Panditji the great gave away Cocos Island to Burma :( Is there a full list, of all t...
by Manish_P
24 Sep 2018 16:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2758
Views: 453803

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

They had/have the advantage of having almost that entire population localized in one part of the country, and that too at a corner (away from the main population center)

They want to eliminate the very possibility of a smart, determined neighbor using this as an Achilles heel against them
by Manish_P
23 Sep 2018 21:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 476
Views: 71445

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

Singha wrote:the french do have a scientific outpost there in kerguelen islands which they conveniently grabbed.


And the french patrol/scientific vessel 'Osiris' is apparently a grabbed Somalian pirate mother ship. Don't know who the somalians grabbed it from...

Source - Sandeep Unnithan on twitter
by Manish_P
23 Sep 2018 13:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 476
Views: 71445

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

This is the stuff our services personnel are made of! Khoi Kuni? ‏ @joe_sabby As INS Saputara races the odds to rescue @abhilashtomy a silent prayer for the Captain of the frigate who's father breathed his last today. The ship cannot be turned back, the Captain cannot be picked...there is a life to ...
by Manish_P
23 Sep 2018 12:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 476
Views: 71445

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

https://twitter.com/SandeepUnnithan/status/1043735016230940672 Sandeep ‏ @SandeepUnnithan 2h2 hours ago Absolutely heartening news. @indiannavy P-8I tail number 323 flying out of Mauritius has made contact with Cdr #AbhilashTomy. He has responded by activating his EPIRB - Emergency Position Indicat...
by Manish_P
22 Sep 2018 10:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2206
Views: 376584

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

Satellite control set to give drones more sting India is set for a quantum jump in the way it undertakes drone operations by upgrading from existing ground control stations to satellite-control of military unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to boost their range,endurance and flexibility. This signific...
by Manish_P
22 Sep 2018 09:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1936
Views: 341661

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

Satellite control set to give drones more sting India is set for a quantum jump in the way it undertakes drone operations by upgrading from existing ground control stations to satellite-control of military unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to boost their range,endurance and flexibility. This signific...
by Manish_P
21 Sep 2018 16:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2148
Views: 113616

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

Mind Boggling Figures :mrgreen: Need To Have Confirmation That They Were NOT Made In Sialkot :mrgreen: Aneel Musarrat announces $180 billion housing plan in Pakistan for 5 million houses Mosharraf Zaidi https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/1004443368934576129/O8zughrT_bigger.jpg ‏Verified account @...
by Manish_P
21 Sep 2018 08:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2044
Views: 229331

Re: Military Flight Safety

The name sounded familiar https://www.thehindu.com/entertainment/forging-the-flyers/article24077960.ece https://www.thehindu.com/entertainment/twvrcn/article24077959.ece/alternates/FREE_960/04DMCIAFACADEMY Rest in peace, brother. Om Shanti May his family have the strength to bear his loss
by Manish_P
20 Sep 2018 19:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1411
Views: 174617

Re: Russian Weapons & Military Technology

^ not sure of induction, Sir, but this from DRDO- Charge Line Mine Clearing https://www.drdo.gov.in/drdo/images/System2.jpg A Charge Line Mine Clearing (Vehicle) equipment was designed and developed to meet the tactical and strategic requirement of the Army for neutralizing antitank land mines and c...
by Manish_P
20 Sep 2018 14:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1411
Views: 174617

Re: Russian Weapons & Military Technology

When da Boss decides to get hands on

Image

Apparently he hit the 600 mtrs distant target 3 out of 5 times, with the semi automatic SVCh-308 8)
by Manish_P
20 Sep 2018 11:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion
Replies: 3780
Views: 196210

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion

Sri Lankan student charged with terror offences in Sydney Star Sri Lankan student Mohamed Kamer Nilan Nizamdeen allegedly planned to attack a hit list of "symbolic" individuals and landmarks across Sydney in an ISIS-inspired lone-wolf terror attack that was foiled on Thursday when a co-wo...
by Manish_P
20 Sep 2018 10:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2148
Views: 113616

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

Yet another Paki 'artiste' hoping to make milk it in Bollywood There is no better service than a Pakistani working in India the right way A global superstar :?: at the moment, Ali Zafar is a man of all seasons. Not only is he multifaceted (multi faced ?) , having achieved success as a musician and a...
by Manish_P
20 Sep 2018 10:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2006
Views: 231277

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Naya Pakistan proposals Govt decides to drop 450 schemes from PSDP The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has decided to drop nearly Rs1.6 trillion worth projects from the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) with the aim to divert the sacred public funds :?: towards the schemes that ar...
by Manish_P
20 Sep 2018 09:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2148
Views: 113616

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

More importantly, did he pad up when his teams batting was in tatters

The comments in Yawn are :rotfl:

Friend
34 minutes ago

Born before Partition I support both the sides.


Alla Bux
about 10 hours ago

No worry. We will outclass them in the final, i.e if we reach the finals.
:((
by Manish_P
20 Sep 2018 09:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2287
Views: 363036

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Sushil Pandit, owner of Hive Communications India Pvt. Ltd, the mastermind behind BJP’s communication strategy Profile : Male, 50 years old, from Srinagar (Kashmir), born and brought up in Delhi. Studied Commerce in Delhi University and Chinese in JNU. Worked with Indian Express and The Telegraph in...
by Manish_P
19 Sep 2018 11:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3465
Views: 344372

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

1) At Mach 1, it will take the Invar a good 8 second flight time to target 2) This gives the enemy 4X more time to deploy countermeasures (APS, smoke grenades, dazzlers etc), compared to APFSDS rounds 3) During this time, the firing tank has to be stationary for continuous lasing, thereby exposing ...
by Manish_P
18 Sep 2018 18:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3465
Views: 344372

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

Thank you. The Forward Observers with portable designators, and in the future battlefield - the UAV, are vital & stealthy force multipliers A couple of years ago there were reports of the Russians looking to install an 'on-board' Recce-Targeting drone onto the Armata MBT itself, feed from which ...
by Manish_P
18 Sep 2018 16:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3465
Views: 344372

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

Centre approves Rs 9,100 crore 'Made in India' defence equipment The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by defence minster Nirmala Sitharaman, on Tuesday approved the procurement of Rs 9,100 crore-worth of equipment. The approvals were accorded for two regiments of Akash Missile Systems Als...
by Manish_P
18 Sep 2018 13:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3465
Views: 344372

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

^ Tsarkar sir, isn't the Invar a guided missile (laser beam riding, controlled by the tank gunner)... needing guidance till impact.. thereby meaning that it is also LOS dependent. Or was that only limited to the older gen versions?

Also are there any tank gun-capable LOAL ATGMs ?
by Manish_P
18 Sep 2018 12:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3465
Views: 344372

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

^ On US Tank forums, they claim fire rates starting around 3 to 5 seconds (for good, experienced loaders)... increasing as fatigue starts creeping in. The fire rates for human loaders also vary based on the rounds, whether the tank is stationary or moving, the type of terrain. Compared to the steady...
by Manish_P
18 Sep 2018 10:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 904
Views: 83058

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

King Khan talking about things as only King Khan can... Let's Talk About The Air Force's Plan To Increase Squadrons From 312 To A Whopping 386 You know you are truly living in a flush defense budget era when the Secretary of Air Force can present an initiative to massively expand service's force str...
by Manish_P
18 Sep 2018 08:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery: News & Discussion
Replies: 4565
Views: 559604

Re: Artillery: News & Discussion

ks_sachin wrote:

My question was what makes a weapon TFTA???


Photoshop
by Manish_P
17 Sep 2018 12:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Cyber Warfare Discussion
Replies: 327
Views: 52153

Re: Indian Cyber Warfare Discussion

DoT keeps ZTE, Huawei off its 5G use case trial partners list The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has excluded Huawei and ZTE from its list of companies asked to partner it for trials to develop 5G use cases for India, indicating that New Delhi may well follow the US and Australia in limitin...
by Manish_P
14 Sep 2018 18:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 666
Views: 138765

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

Self deleted - OT

Mods - my apologies. Please delete this post.
by Manish_P
13 Sep 2018 13:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 492
Views: 56364

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

Meet Owj: Iran’s First Indigenous Fighter Jet Engine https://i1.wp.com/www.defenceaviation.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Meet-Owj-Irans-First-Indigenous-Fighter-Jet-Engine-.jpg?resize=620%2C330&ssl=1 For a country that used to import even a toothbrush before, Iran has been making giant strides...
by Manish_P
13 Sep 2018 09:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1721
Views: 230164

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Arrey but does it have the feature of the crew not sitting in the turret section? :P
by Manish_P
13 Sep 2018 00:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4005
Views: 620760

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Lalmohan wrote:I look forward to the effects of Yeti urine...


:rotfl:
by Manish_P
11 Sep 2018 10:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 5414

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018

After soldiers’ data and PAN leak, Ministry of Defence orders info curbs Sensitive data of an undisclosed number of soldiers, including their personnel numbers and Permanent Account Number (PAN) details have been leaked by government pay websites, prompting strict orders to review security protocol...
by Manish_P
10 Sep 2018 09:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1590
Views: 122667

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

Out oph de Box thinking -

Send nanha and not-so-nanha mujahids on one-way soosai missions. No need phor retirement pensions, zameen.. ityadi!

No need phor box to put the pieces (post dhamaka) eben!

Bait.. we hab been doing just that phor years.
by Manish_P
10 Sep 2018 09:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2148
Views: 113616

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/365684-pm-imran-khans-sons-visit-pakistan PM Imran Khan’s sons visit Pakistan https://www.thenews.com.pk//assets/uploads/updates/2018-09-08/365684_3531314_updates.jpg Sons ?, I see only one :mrgreen: You mean the one who looks like Wasim Akram :P
by Manish_P
09 Sep 2018 21:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2148
Views: 113616

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

What an idea, Sir ji :D Pakistan discusses outside-the-box ideas to avoid IMF bailout Pakistani economic advisors discussed banning imports of luxury cars, smartphones and cheese in a wide-ranging strategy session on how to avoid seeking a bailout from the International Monetary Fund a senior govern...
by Manish_P
09 Sep 2018 17:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4133
Views: 667511

Re: Small Arms Thread

ks_sachin wrote:
Pratyush wrote:Why not think out of the box and go for case telescopic ammo in intermediate calibre. Such as 6.8 mm.

Or actually invent multi-caliber bullets!!!!


Or multi-caliber guns :)

Here is an example of a rather point-less one :D

Phillips & Rodgers M47 Medusa

by Manish_P
08 Sep 2018 12:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: COMCASA Signing By India: A Trap or Unshackling?
Replies: 156
Views: 11502

Re: COMCASA Signing By India: A Trap or Unshackling?

What exactly have we given away?? Effective sau-virginity of the US supplied sensor crafts that "we" loan back to the US network, once the COMCASA module is switched on in return for better tactical picture of our near abroad. Switch it off and your virginity will be restored in micro-sec...
by Manish_P
08 Sep 2018 10:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2411
Views: 480232

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

^ Yay. Just what i hoped for (smoother and smoother). Jingo kush hua.. bahut kush hua!

Thanks.
by Manish_P
08 Sep 2018 10:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 2882
Views: 284745

Re: International Military Discussion

Quite an interesting article How Russia stole the night Night-vision technology, which allows the wearer to see in almost total darkness, dates to World War II. The devices intensify images through collecting ambient light, like that from the moon and stars; other, newer related technologies track t...
by Manish_P
08 Sep 2018 08:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2411
Views: 480232

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

SaiK wrote:well turbulence is not good for testing nor one would want to suckle fuel while over any cloud formation during real ops. Unless, both the probe and drogue are intelligently seeking each other in highly turbulent environment. It can be built! :)


Any info on what was the camera platform ?
by Manish_P
08 Sep 2018 08:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: COMCASA Signing By India: A Trap or Unshackling?
Replies: 156
Views: 11502

Re: COMCASA Signing By India: A Trap or Unshackling?

Rakesh wrote:Okay, let us get a few facts straight;


+1

Excellent points, Rakesh sir

Really wish there was a way to favourite/bookmark posts
by Manish_P
08 Sep 2018 08:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 492
Views: 56364

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

Karthik S wrote:Looking at the smoke first I thought it's left engine was not working.


Ouch.. that was aimed at below the belt :mrgreen:
by Manish_P
07 Sep 2018 19:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2411
Views: 480232

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

Smoooooth :)

Awesome feeling!

A day shall come when even the Tanker will be an indigenous one.

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