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by NRao
06 Nov 2019 10:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

The original document came out in Sept of 2018: Assessing and Strengthening the Manufacturing and Defense Industrial Base and Supply Chain Resiliency of the United States Worth a read. Just to be clear on how serious the US is about Russia and China: Oct 8, 2019 :: What Is the National Defense Stra...
by NRao
06 Nov 2019 04:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

twitter The Pentagon is adjusting its supply chains for an age of “great power competition” -> suppliers in any country signed up to BRI are under suspicion. US “trusted capital” is being invited in. https://www.ft.com/content/b9260d54-fcf4-11e9-98fd-4d6c20050229 … <snip> The original document came...
by NRao
04 Nov 2019 05:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Nov 3, 2019 :: Air Force Research Laboratory looks to beam solar energy from space ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (Tribune News Service) — The concept of collecting solar energy through satellites and beaming the power to earth has been around since the 1960s. But the technology hasn’t been around to do it cost...
by NRao
04 Nov 2019 01:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India-US Defence Trade & Technology Initiative: News & Discussion
Replies: 17
Views: 1595

Re: India-US Defence Trade & Technology Initiative: News & Discussion

Here is the latest on IP from Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, signed off by Ellen M. Lord, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment. Since DTTI falls under her Office (-> INDPOL-> DTTI), I would expect this would apply to the DTTI projects....
by NRao
25 Oct 2019 05:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3418
Views: 477397

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Of tangential relevance: White House urges federal agencies to cancel Washington Post and New York Times subscriptions White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said in a statement Thursday that "not renewing subscriptions across all federal agencies will be a significant cost saving for ta...
by NRao
08 Oct 2019 08:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

The answer to Cain's question is no.

Because there is no such need. No task.
by NRao
08 Oct 2019 08:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Brar Saheb, very respectfully (nothing personal), I am painfully aware of your contributions - right from the Turkey thread days. So, with all due respects, "open source" AND "URL"s are yesterday's news. I use "open source"/"URL" to ID and solve problems. AFWE...
by NRao
08 Oct 2019 07:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

The short answer as far as the US is concerned is it does not matter. In the sensor-shooter scenario being pushed around, the system in between the two either decides the best option (embedded intelligence) or assists humans. That in a nutshell. ................... yes, this is quite interesting an...
by NRao
08 Oct 2019 06:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1257
Views: 219308

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

Shaping the Next-Generation Air Power CREATING THE FIRST FIFTH-GENERATION FIGHTER: 8 LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE F-35 PROGRAMME Lieutenant General (Ret’d) Chris Bogdan, Former PEO F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office, U.S. Air Force DESIGNING THE EUROPEAN NEW GENERATION FIGHTER: THE FCAS PROGRAMME 1...
by NRao
07 Oct 2019 23:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 898
Views: 96972

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

CNN wrote:Later on Monday Graham tweeted that he and Democrat Sen. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland will introduce bipartisan sanctions to call for Turkey to be suspended from NATO if it attacks Kurdish forces.
by NRao
07 Oct 2019 09:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394316

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

I'm so glad Jaishankar ji has started quoting the $45 T figure. This needs to be repeated ad-infinitum in any dealings with the UK or British people in general. I'm pretty sure the actual figure is way over $45 T. When you count the starvation, famines, cultural genocide, destruction of local talen...
by NRao
07 Oct 2019 04:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394316

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Rsatchi wrote:https://twitter.com/TarekFatah/status/1180831331095367681/photo/1 :lol: :lol:
Queens/Kings Guard 2030 courtesy Tarek Fatah


The queen in 2040?

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by NRao
07 Oct 2019 02:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1257
Views: 219308

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

International Fighter Conference 2019 :: NETWORKED LETHALITY: BEYOND GENERATIONS The International Fighter Conference 2019 returns to Berlin to discuss the future of Combat Air Power across the spectrum of operations. The utility of Combat Air, air-integration into multi-domain operations, and cont...
by NRao
06 Oct 2019 08:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 2761
Views: 454589

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

Cain Marko wrote:
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Again I'm not entirely sure on all this but I've not heard of aew providing fire control and guidance for AAMs.


My response:
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by NRao
06 Oct 2019 08:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Active BVR requires positional information. Does it matter if it is coming from a AWACS or fighter FCR? The only difference will be level of precision. Yes it matters because the resolution has to be good enough to guide the missile close to moving targets, which Aew can't provide. Otherwise aew wo...
by NRao
06 Oct 2019 00:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2969
Views: 409273

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Article 370: There are issues in Kashmir, it’ll be dealt with utmost sensitivity, says Ram Madhav While addressing a gathering in Hyderabad on Article 370's abrogation, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National General Secretary Ram Madhav said, “Not every Kashmiri is anti-national, not every Kashmiri ...
by NRao
04 Oct 2019 14:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

US tested new missile in the Pacific as China paraded weapons ....... In the waters off Guam, the USS Gabrielle Giffords fired off a Naval Strike Missile (NSM), a sea-skimming cruise missile that is difficult to spot on radar, and can maneuver to avoid enemy defenses. The NSM, along with a variety ...
by NRao
03 Oct 2019 22:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1535
Views: 223909

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

^ The emphasis: “I am turning to this program and to Dale in particular to find a way to bring the best technical expertise that we have to bear, to understand industry’s business case — because if it’s not good for industry it’s not going to happen — to see if there’s a way we can continue innovati...
by NRao
01 Oct 2019 07:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 289
Views: 22947

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

It is capable of using established libraries. Gen programs can combine generative models written in Julia , neural networks written in TensorFlow , and custom inference algorithms based on an extensible library of Monte Carlo and numerical optimization techniques. Bolded are all libraries. Having sa...
by NRao
01 Oct 2019 01:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 491582

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

A very bad move. Hit Wicket should have replaced the red place mat first. It would have made a better picture.
by NRao
30 Sep 2019 20:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2969
Views: 409273

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

btw Mr Arnab Goswami on Republic TV is screaming that "India now dictates global order". lolwut? :rotfl: As a FYI (https://www.cfr.org/event/conversation-foreign-minister-subrahmanyam-jaishankar-india-0. Sept 25, 2019): WISNER : Minister, I think what I’m also trying to drive at is what i...
by NRao
29 Sep 2019 21:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1257
Views: 219308

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

SpaceX Unveils Silvery Vision to Mars:

Elon Musk wrote:‘It’s Basically an I.C.B.M. That Lands’


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by NRao
28 Sep 2019 07:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2969
Views: 409273

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Day 51. Situation Naaaaarmaal. No news at all. UB, Not sure what you mean by "No news". As I see it Hit Wicket Imran just made headlines: 1) A jew actually won a case against the head whatever. (Never mind it was 100s of years ago - please disregard that fact.). Never mind that since then...
by NRao
28 Sep 2019 02:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1257
Views: 219308

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190927083237-astronaut-iss-launch-picture-trnd-exlarge-169.jpg Sinuous smoke soars above the Earth's atmosphere while a bright star - actually a Russian Soyuz rocket - stands against the dark night sky, encircled by a ring. This is the jaw-dropping picture tha...
by NRao
26 Sep 2019 07:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394316

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Indian political parties (individually) should pass resolutions to recognize Walse, Scotland and N Ireland as part of Ireland.

Time to leave the Commonwealth. Great opportunity. They do not come very often.
by NRao
25 Sep 2019 04:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3418
Views: 477397

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Is it the first time or has it happened before where a US prez has included Iran as a source of terrorism n front of an Indian PM? Seems it has come a full circle: India allowed to say what she wants and the US allowed to say what she wants. Looks like this is a hard reset on an alignment. India jus...
by NRao
24 Sep 2019 07:56
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Telecom Folder
Replies: 1050
Views: 151729

Re: Indian Telecom Folder

Sept 22, 2019


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