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by Austin
17 Feb 2018 09:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5363
Views: 483624

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

Long ago Pannikar wrote that there are only four natural big powers: US, Russia, China, and India. So all the diplomacy and machinations are to prevent these from colluding. Let me give example. In Cold War the line up was the US vs Russia and China and keep India non-aligned. This last was the Bri...
by Austin
16 Feb 2018 08:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

Chinese Armed UAV in Iraqi Army Aviation

by Austin
16 Feb 2018 08:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

US wants to create a Kurdistan state to keep Turkey , Iraq and Syria under its control something all these countries oppose , that is their goal and not so hidden one , The Saudis and their clan are also for creation of Kurdistan state to keep Shiah state under check The US is not arming the Kurds ...
by Austin
16 Feb 2018 08:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

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by Austin
16 Feb 2018 08:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2012
Views: 298913

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Chinese drone unmanned aircraft CH-4V in the Iraqi army aviation



More Pics of CH-4 https://bmpd.livejournal.com/3095332.html
by Austin
15 Feb 2018 20:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5363
Views: 483624

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

Just end of last month we got this news not sure how credible this too is

Calm down everyone, there’s no plan to put an F-35 production line in India
by Austin
15 Feb 2018 20:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5363
Views: 483624

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

To believe in Ajai Shukla and his unnamed IAF sources is a Leap of Faith , All his recent write up is against the current Gobermant. Except that the same has also been reported by Saurabh Joshi. Means nothing when both quote unnamed source , for all you know their unnamed sources may be the same pe...
by Austin
15 Feb 2018 17:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5363
Views: 483624

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

To believe in Ajai Shukla and his unnamed IAF sources is a Leap of Faith , All his recent write up is against the current Gobermant.
by Austin
15 Feb 2018 16:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

US wants to create a Kurdistan state to keep Turkey , Iraq and Syria under its control something all these countries oppose , that is their goal and not so hidden one , The Saudis and their clan are also for creation of Kurdistan state to keep Shiah state under check The US is not arming the Kurds j...
by Austin
15 Feb 2018 14:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5363
Views: 483624

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

How would FGFA development in India would benefit from F-35 in IAF ? These are seperate project unless they says that IAF is going to steal some technology and put it on to FGFA is that the insinuation from them ? This looks like a blackmail either you cancel FGFA or we wont let you buy F-35 the res...
by Austin
15 Feb 2018 14:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5363
Views: 483624

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

Looks more like carrot dangling not sure if the news is even if the news is reliable because MOD and IAF has not responded to it. and stuff like Sources close to the Pentagon say India would not be sold the F-35 as long as it is partnering Russia in the FGFA co-development project. That is because W...
by Austin
15 Feb 2018 11:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 701
Views: 86169

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

PM Modi Sets Stage For Trade War With Import Duties: Foreign Media President Donald Trump signaled tit-for-tat duties against India's barriers on motorcycles, while the German Ambassador to India, Martin Ney, questioned the decision to raise custom duty on the import of auto components. The U.S. co...
by Austin
14 Feb 2018 10:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

Seems F-16I was either shot down by SA-3 or S-200
by Austin
14 Feb 2018 10:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

Anti-aircraft complexes repulsed the attack https://iz.ru/707929/aleksei-ramm-nikolai-surkov/zenitnye-kompleksy-otrazili-ataku As Izvestiya was told by a source in the Syrian General Staff, on February 10, the air defense forces of the country had to repel a massive attack using air-launched cruise...
by Austin
12 Feb 2018 22:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2541
Views: 331214

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

On the occasion of its 10th Anniversary Sergey Viktorovich Chemezov CEO of Rostec Corporation interacts with India Strategic in an exclusive interview from Moscow Russia Continues to View India as a Privileged Strategic Partner India Strategic: Rostec recently celebrated the 10th anniversary. What ...
by Austin
12 Feb 2018 22:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 4832
Views: 389447

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

On the occasion of its 10th Anniversary Sergey Viktorovich Chemezov CEO of Rostec Corporation interacts with India Strategic in an exclusive interview from Moscow Russia Continues to View India as a Privileged Strategic Partner India Strategic: Rostec recently celebrated the 10th anniversary. What ...
by Austin
12 Feb 2018 20:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Naval News and Discussion
Replies: 2991
Views: 339729

Re: International Naval News and Discussion

Israel Navy Saar 6 Frigate

Image

by Austin
12 Feb 2018 16:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1133
Views: 115671

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Upgraded A-135 ABM system , A-135M tested today [ MOD Video ]

by Austin
12 Feb 2018 10:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Iran Military, Technology, Arms, Tactics
Replies: 18
Views: 1654

Re: Iran Military, Technology, Arms, Tactics

Looking at soo much stuff being so called Reverse Engineered here, it looks like the West, Russia , China are happily selling the Arms to Iranians who are badging this stuff as Reverse Engineered. They simply worked hard for this , their systems are not really state of art but atleast 1 or sometime...
by Austin
12 Feb 2018 10:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Iran Military, Technology, Arms, Tactics
Replies: 18
Views: 1654

Re: Iran Military, Technology, Arms, Tactics

At the factory for repair of armored vehicles of the ground forces of the Iranian army https://bmpd.livejournal.com/3090677.html Interesting photo-report from the modernized "Center for Production, Modernization and Optimization of Armored Vehicles Shahid Zahran" of Iran's Defense Industr...
by Austin
12 Feb 2018 09:51
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 701
Views: 86169

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Cant the government just borrow from RBI the excessive forex at low interest and use it on infra project ?
by Austin
11 Feb 2018 10:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

The f16 it seems attacked target near sukhnah and was tracked on its egress and shot by the iranian made hawk sam clone Israel can keep bombing but syrians iranians are also learning and just these few bombings even daily is hardly a scratch on hezbollah who are experts in leading a shadowy existen...
by Austin
10 Feb 2018 13:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1133
Views: 115671

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Tu-22M , Tu-160 and Tu-95 Landing in Kubinka

by Austin
10 Feb 2018 13:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1133
Views: 115671

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Video of Engels Airbase for Strategic Bombers ,Unfortunately not in English

by Austin
10 Feb 2018 13:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1133
Views: 115671

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Exclusive footage of #Engels airbase (TsVO) and #Tupolev-160 long range strategic bomber's MKU-6-5U rotary launcher being loaded with a subsonic 4k km range Kh-101 (Izdeliye 111/504) missile in the latest episode of Chasovoy series.

https://twitter.com/Russian_Defence/sta ... 2961779712
by Austin
10 Feb 2018 13:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

Down F-16 , Syria claims many Israel Aircraft was fired at https://cdn.iz.ru/sites/default/files/styles/900x506/public/news-2018-02/2018-02-10T063944Z_1244333314_RC1161C7BB90_RTRMADP_3_ISRAEL-IRAN.JPG.jpg "Early in the morning, Israeli enemy aircraft once again committed aggression, attacking o...
by Austin
10 Feb 2018 11:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

BBC: Israeli F-16 fighter jet crashes under Syria fire, military says

Pilots are safe and managed to go back to Israel
by Austin
09 Feb 2018 21:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1133
Views: 115671

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

PAK DA/Izdeliye 80 (©Butowski/Air&Cosmos/bmpd) . 145 tons, 30 tons payload, 15000 km range, 2 engines with 23 tons thrust based on NK-32-02. https://bmpd.livejournal.com/3088125.html https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/bmpd/38024980/5217154/5217154_original.jpg Product 80 is a "flying wing&quo...
by Austin
09 Feb 2018 21:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1133
Views: 115671

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

any pics yet of the Sarmat heavy ICBM ? Just this official photo from its developer on its website https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/161026132722-01-russia-nuclear-missile-satan-2-full-169.jpg I am not even sure there are genuine Rubezh videos available? Artistic Impression pictures only unoff...
by Austin
09 Feb 2018 09:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 4832
Views: 389447

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

Russian military relations with Pakistan very minimal, says Russian envoy Nikolay Kudashev Russia’s new Ambassador to India Nikolay Kudashev takes over at a tough time for bilateral ties. In his first interview since taking over, Mr. Kudashev told The Hindu that the priority for New Delhi and Mosco...
by Austin
09 Feb 2018 09:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 3752
Views: 272734

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

IF the transponder was ON then there is little incentive for any one to intercept the aircraft on declared Intl Routes unless there is an itch to do dekho types.
by Austin
09 Feb 2018 08:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 3752
Views: 272734

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

why was this F-14 yahoo trying to scare a transport plane, not even a LRMP or ELINT bird. just because he was american and allowed to be a yahoo? You wont know if this was ELINT or similar other plane if the transponder is off then the fighter needs to go close and check the type in question , The ...
by Austin
09 Feb 2018 08:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

Very interesting what ex DOD Boss U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Says on Turkey Afghanistan worse than ever, Russia ‘holds the cards’ in Syria, warns former DoD boss On Turkey, Hagel expressed frustration that the current situation, with Turkish forces targeting Kurds inside Syria, could have be...
by Austin
08 Feb 2018 21:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

Turkey a NATO allay is on a mission now Erdogan: Turkey’s Syria op will move to Idlib after mission completed in Afrin Sounds great. Lets see if this also has Putin`s consent. Eventually Turkey will be controlling northern Syria. When Roos and Iran ask Turkey to vacate the territories, Erdogan will...
by Austin
08 Feb 2018 21:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 10142
Views: 531304

Re: Levant crisis - III

No one wants to see Kurds gain any prominence in Syria , Neither Turkey or Iran or Iraq or Syria or any border state , they all have their own interest in doing so sort of strange brothers in bed with it comes to Kurds willing to work together. Only Saudi Barbaria and US would want to use Kurds for ...
by Austin
08 Feb 2018 20:51
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 701
Views: 86169

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Got on mail via HDFC Credit Policy Review - February 2018 In line with consensus expectations, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) today voted 5-1 in favour of leaving the policy repo rate unchanged at 6%. Thus reverse repo rate stays at 5.75%, while the cash reserve ratio (CRR) also remains unchang...
by Austin
08 Feb 2018 12:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 157
Views: 10021

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

The new Japanese aircraft of electronic intelligence https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/bmpd/38024980/5212715/5212715_original.jpg A prototype of the Japanese RC-2 radio and radio reconnaissance aircraft (also known as C-2 ELINT) is based on the Kawasaki C-2 medium military transport aircraft. The prot...

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