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by Anuj A
18 Aug 2011 12:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 4004
Views: 911254

Re: Indian Military Aviation

Rahul M wrote:what is 'forster quarter' ?

:rotfl: :rotfl: sorry, "First quarter!"
by Anuj A
18 Aug 2011 02:24
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 4004
Views: 911254

Re: Indian Military Aviation

Does anyone have any ode a when the first of the IAF's (initial) batch of Mil-17V helicopters are going to be delivered to India??!! I mean it was said that they would be delivered by the "First quarter of 2011" it is now AUGUST and still no sign of the helicopters or any news on the reaso...
by Anuj A
18 Aug 2011 02:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1606445

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

MiG-29UPG http://dl.dropbox.com/u/308484/misc/IAF-MiG-29-UPG-033.jpg Nargis visiting the troops http://dl.dropbox.com/u/308484/misc/IA-Men-183.JPG an Coast Guard Chetak being salvaged from the waters http://dl.dropbox.com/u/308484/misc/IN-Heli-Chetak-023.jpg twin-seater Mirage-2000 with IFR probe h...
by Anuj A
17 Aug 2011 02:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1606445

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/multimedia/dynamic/00754/15_BLPRU_MANMOHAN_754836f.jpg This answers my Q regarding grill lights (you can see them mounted in this pic) http://photogallery.indiatimes.com/news/india/62nd-independence-day/photo/4896321/62nd-Independence-Day.jpg http://www.dlcache.i...
by Anuj A
06 Aug 2011 14:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4186
Views: 839231

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

1.04 M4 with fore grip and holographic sights, first time I think this weapon has been seen in service with Indian SF I think.

Indian SF seem to be modernising at a rapid pace- GREAT NEWS!
by Anuj A
02 Aug 2011 05:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 4004
Views: 911254

Re: Indian Military Aviation

Why I there all this doubt of a HMDS on IAF MIG-29UPG in all press releases it has been mentioned it will be a Thales TOPSIGHT same as IN K's. The basis of armament control system of the upgraded MiG-29UPG is a new "Zhuk-M2E with slot array design and production corporation Phazotron-NIIR and o...
by Anuj A
31 Jul 2011 22:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 4004
Views: 911254

Re: Indian Military Aviation

MiG-29UPG in IAF colours and what looks like a lighter shade of gray than the earlier Tipnis gray scheme http://russianplanes.net/images/to51000/050070.jpg Is it just me or does it look as if TOPSIGHT hasn't been integrated yet? And if this has been delivered to IAF then why hasn't it got it? Surel...
by Anuj A
30 Jul 2011 01:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 1022297

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Some more Photos of IN Sea Kings & Chetak onboard INS Jalashwa @ Malta From looking at these pics (^^^) Is it just me or are radars mounted on the noses recent editions (they look new as well)? As I believe I have seen previous pics of IN UH-3s (note referring to Augsta Westland Sea Kings inser...
by Anuj A
26 Jul 2011 01:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Transport Aircraft for IAF
Replies: 3793
Views: 421006

Re: Transport Aircraft for IAF

Just because the C-17 is American and more expensive than, now, outdated USSR junk doesn't mean that India is now lost out. The C-17 is an awesome platform that fulfils the IAF's "super heavy-lift" requirement. It can take larger loads further and land on a penny. It offers unique capabili...
by Anuj A
24 Jul 2011 02:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1606445

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Some more Photos of IN Sea Kings & Chetak onboard INS Jalashwa @ Malta Thanks for the pics mate! Is it just me or are radars mounted on the noses recent editions (they look new as well)? As I believe I have seen previous pics of IN UH-3s (note referring to Augsta Westland Sea Kings inservice wi...
by Anuj A
23 Jul 2011 18:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3959
Views: 1021434

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

jimmy_moh wrote:http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=wN48-tYr-A0

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl ... fo4#at=504

two video abt pak infantry weapons

I wish Indian media would do somthing similar on Indian armed forces.
by Anuj A
23 Jul 2011 16:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 4004
Views: 911254

Re: Indian Military Aviation

Chetakji, I thought that the IAF birds and ARC birds were completely different and geared for different kind of missions.. Bala Vignesh ji, Most times the markings are just painted out for the big birds used for "other" work (excluding the old Boeings). :) The others also have specialized...
by Anuj A
23 Jul 2011 15:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4186
Views: 839231

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Ugh.. this is terrible... an NSG Commando injured in 26/11.. the government doesnt even want to pay for his treatment which he will require for the rest of his life. Yet there is money for 2G, 3G, CWG and godknowswhatelseji... http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-7ABLJ-iyYdg/TiebqwBvJAI/AAAAAAAAquI/Np2rT8fsjw...
by Anuj A
23 Jul 2011 15:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4186
Views: 839231

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

most of us indians have grown up on the image of SWAT teams in movies, for lack of any domestic content until recent years. so all that "tactical gear" like shoulder mikes, BPJ, knee and elbow pads, maglite torch below barrel, snipers on some roof, baseball cap worn ulta, cool shades and ...
by Anuj A
23 Jul 2011 03:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4186
Views: 839231

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

http://img269.imageshack.us/img269/920/q19e.jpg I think they are IA Para SF (Tavors, I know MARCOs have them but think this is IA). They look really professional- tactical stances and weapon discipline. And utilising Dhruv for this kind of mission ( hostage rescue) is a perfect fit! + is it just me...
by Anuj A
23 Jul 2011 02:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4186
Views: 839231

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Check out this pic: http://img269.imageshack.us/img269/920/q19e.jpg I think they are IA Para SF (Tavors, I know MARCOs have them but think this is IA). They look really professional- tactical stances and weapon discipline. And utilising Dhruv for this kind of mission ( hostage rescue) is a perfect f...
by Anuj A
17 Jul 2011 23:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Multimedia - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 2179
Views: 400155

Re: Military Multimedia Content

Latest video on wagah ceremony. Nicely details all the recent changes made in the ceremonies including introduction of women. our women soldiers look very impressive. mostly pro-india Hostilities On Display at India-Pakistan Border Thanks for the vid- really makes India (BSF) look mature as they ha...
by Anuj A
17 Jul 2011 20:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India selects Typhoon & Rafale for MMRCA shortlist - Part 2
Replies: 3977
Views: 584999

Re: India selects Typhoon & Rafale for MMRCA shortlist - Par

Does anyone know if selected will either plane come with a HMDS as STANDARD, right from day one in IAF service? As I don't know if it was part ofmthe initial RFI critera or a later contractual obligation. Also as far as I know the EFT has offered this to IAF: Eurofighter offers 'Star Wars' helmet to...
by Anuj A
07 Jul 2011 18:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Multimedia - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 2179
Views: 400155

Re: Military Multimedia Content

A Sharma wrote:Old video but lot of men with Tavor. Sorry if posted before
Five Militants Killed in Indian Kashmir



Thanks for the watch, are these IA SF or J&K SOG?

+ I think I spied a Galil in the vid also.
by Anuj A
06 Jul 2011 02:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCH and other Helicopters Discussion Thread
Replies: 3908
Views: 833950

Re: LCH and other Helicopters Discussion Thread

Jubilee south to Waterloo District line going East from Waterloo to bermondsey  I believe Mark III was also meant to have an EO pod (yes the non-WSI version): The Mk. 3 variants are powered by Shakti turboshaft engines developed by HAL and  Turbomeca. The helicopter underwent high-altitude trials in...
by Anuj A
06 Jul 2011 00:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 1022297

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Video of IN VBSS teams being trained by IN MARCOs (the ones in Camo are the MARCOs trainers) http://cdn1.wn.com/vp/i/5e/4c675efa4d6245.jpg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g3iwidSp2Zc Great vid + awesome music- shows how well trained IN VBSS teams are (getting their training from the best!) and shows ...
by Anuj A
29 Jun 2011 22:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4186
Views: 839231

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Abingdonboy: Please stop posting the same thing in multiple threads. Also these pictures were posted in the previous page of this thread. Also a reminder to please change your username as per forum guidelines. Thank You. Sorry I didn't see those pics, an I am unaware of the forum guidelines regardi...
by Anuj A
29 Jun 2011 18:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1606445

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Hey guys check It out: http://majormohitsharma.org/images/cd/army/DSC05210.JPG http://majormohitsharma.org/images/cd/army/IMG_0260.jpg http://majormohitsharma.org/images/cd/army/IMG_0192.jpg http://majormohitsharma.org/images/cd/army/DSC05207.JPG Look at these pics!!! I didn't realise IA SF went for...
by Anuj A
29 Jun 2011 18:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4186
Views: 839231

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Hey guys check It out: http://majormohitsharma.org/images/cd/army/DSC05210.JPG http://majormohitsharma.org/images/cd/army/IMG_0260.jpg http://majormohitsharma.org/images/cd/army/IMG_0192.jpg http://majormohitsharma.org/images/cd/army/DSC05207.JPG Look at these pics!!! I didn't realise IA SF went for...
by Anuj A
11 May 2011 15:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3947
Views: 741242

Re: LCA News and Discussions

Get ready to watch the maiden flight of LCA’s naval variant this July link2 The article says that the N-LCA will be flying with the IN MIG-29ks by 2014, but surely this isn't correct- it is too soon, IAF LCA has taken years to test. Also is the N-LCA based on LCA MkI or MkII? as it seems pointless ...
by Anuj A
11 May 2011 15:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 1022297

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Does anyone know where I can watch/buy the full series of Nat Geo's "mission navy"? Preferably free online! Would really like a watch apparently they even show MARCOs at work.
by Anuj A
11 May 2011 14:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread
Replies: 3918
Views: 670382

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread

I know this has been discussed before, but what is the latest on the Mahindra Axe's induction into the IA? will it be anytime soon? As the trails seem to have been completed a while ago. Why no news at all?
by Anuj A
11 May 2011 14:13
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4653
Views: 1009798

Re: Small Arms Thread

Does anyone know the status of the Zittara (M-TAR) in Indian service? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IMI_Tavor_TAR-21#Variants As I know the CRPF have started using the M-TAR but I think these are Israeli and not OFB made. And isn't/wasn't the Zittara meant to replace the Sten and be manufacture in LA...

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