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by Austin
26 May 2018 19:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Multimedia - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 2138
Views: 293236

Re: Military Multimedia - Indian Armed Forces

Remembering Kargil , Two Part Documentary


by Austin
26 May 2018 17:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4086
Views: 329694

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

Jags afaik are not situated for high altitude warfare like our valleys and mountains and the design has it limatition reason why they didn’t persist with jags during Kargil.

Jags will do well at plains jungles and low altitude lever wet to sea level , good for Punjab Rajasthan theatre
by Austin
26 May 2018 10:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11296
Views: 634120

Re: Levant crisis - III

Starts at 5 minutes 25 seconds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EeeTJbd9w6M
by Austin
26 May 2018 10:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11296
Views: 634120

Re: Levant crisis - III

PAK-FA fired Kh-59MK during Syrian campaign in March from Internal Bay https://sdelanounas.ru/i/d/3/d/d3d3Lm9ib3JvbmEucnUvZHluX2ltYWdlcy9pbWcyMDA4Mi5qcGc_X19pZD0xMDc1MzU=.jpg https://sdelanounas.ru/i/a/w/m/aWMucGljcy5saXZlam91cm5hbC5jb20vYW5kcmVpX2J0LzE4NDI1NjgyLzExNDU3MzIvMTE0NTczMl9vcmlnaW5hbC5qcG...
by Austin
26 May 2018 10:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread - June 2014
Replies: 2487
Views: 218307

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread - June 2014

PAK-FA fired Kh-59MK during Syrian campaign in March from Internal Bay https://sdelanounas.ru/i/d/3/d/d3d3Lm9ib3JvbmEucnUvZHluX2ltYWdlcy9pbWcyMDA4Mi5qcGc_X19pZD0xMDc1MzU=.jpg https://sdelanounas.ru/i/a/w/m/aWMucGljcy5saXZlam91cm5hbC5jb20vYW5kcmVpX2J0LzE4NDI1NjgyLzExNDU3MzIvMTE0NTczMl9vcmlnaW5hbC5qcG...
by Austin
26 May 2018 09:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5256
Views: 454562

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

India-Russia to hold their first ever strategic dialogue in July in St Petersburg Read more at: //economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/64314240.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst The first ever Indo-Russian Strategic Economic Dialogue -- created by PM Na...
by Austin
26 May 2018 08:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1332
Views: 149062

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

^^ Looks more like fake news quoting unnamed sources by CNBC
by Austin
25 May 2018 23:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11296
Views: 634120

Re: Levant crisis - III

Half of Syria’s air defenses destroyed by IAF in recent months ofcourse the 'jewish news syndicate' will be the authoritative piece regarding syrian news. Ofcourse IAF has all the bragging rights there but those stastics wont be too way off , They have been efectively picking and choosing their tar...
by Austin
25 May 2018 23:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11296
Views: 634120

Re: Levant crisis - III

All SAMS are integrated Pantsir , BUK , Tor without integration they cant work as IADS, integration of SAM has been hall mark of any SAM since 60's at different level , how they differ today is the quality of data they provide in real time , IFF , target distribution amongst batteries and sensor fus...
by Austin
25 May 2018 21:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1332
Views: 149062

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Mi-171Sh.created for the needs of the Special Operations Forces https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/fotografersha/13042289/5319590/5319590_original.jpg https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/fotografersha/13042289/5319940/5319940_original.jpg https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/fotografersha/13042289/5327833/5327...
by Austin
25 May 2018 21:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11296
Views: 634120

Re: Levant crisis - III

this is the iranian bavar 373 air defence system. It is a copy of chinese S-300 copy exported to Iran. a copy of a copy. https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSv90IBtZ44ujZs_xBVxvWo68xqgUdbNmXKQDsg0dZpzzhBCHnrm-hm4XdwZg Dont think its copy they made it and its not rocket science eit...
by Austin
25 May 2018 21:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4086
Views: 329694

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

Medium or high alt ingress with sead and decoy support followed by saaw garudamma type release from 40,000 feet is the new play in town. You dont see israelis flying at treetop level in syria Nobody said you had to drop the bomb by overflying the target Israel didnt flew in contested airspace often...
by Austin
25 May 2018 17:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1384
Views: 166810

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

expect oil prices to fall in near future

Saudi Arabia: OPEC and Russia to pump more oil 'in the near future'

http://money.cnn.com/2018/05/25/news/ec ... index.html
by Austin
25 May 2018 17:56
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1384
Views: 166810

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

Venezuela wants to trade with India using Indian currency

https://www.financialexpress.com/econom ... s/1179380/
by Austin
25 May 2018 17:49
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1393
Views: 197353

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

India moves a notch higher to 44th rank in IMD’s competitiveness rankings

https://www.financialexpress.com/econom ... s/1179380/
by Austin
25 May 2018 12:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2626
Views: 360624

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

Saurav Jha ‏@SJha1618 2h2 hours ago Decorated Veteran, Captain Ramaprasad (retd), who designed an indigenous combat management system for submarines explains why COMCASA is a bad idea: COMCASA – Should India Sign? - By Captain Ramaprasad Over the past decade, India has been steadily purchasing milit...
by Austin
25 May 2018 12:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4086
Views: 329694

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

Brits lost a lot of Tornado during GW during Lo Lo Flight due to Ack Ack and missiles , Its the most risky mission to do and pilots needs balls of steel. Todays environment is not the same at 80's with PA/PAF fielding a range of new weapons and radars and hence it a lot more riskier for JAgs to fly ...
by Austin
25 May 2018 10:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2270
Views: 359610

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

China’s J-20 Fighter Undergoes First Over-the-Sea Combat Training The J-20 fighter jet recently conducted its first over-the-sea combat exercise, according to the Chinese military. By Franz-Stefan Gady May 11, 2018 The People’s Liberation Army Air Force’s (PLAAF) purported first fifth-generation st...
by Austin
25 May 2018 10:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4086
Views: 329694

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

Jags were not just underpowered for its role but also experienced 20-25% derating during intense summer season , the Honeywell engine is just marginally better than adour in thrust in mil power and ab mode. If Ajai Shukla's numbers are correct, the combined wet-thrust of both engines together will ...
by Austin
25 May 2018 10:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 346
Views: 34379

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

SaiK wrote:Yet another insider dent on F35

https://amp.businessinsider.com/strange ... ael-2018-5


Luneburg lens ,The chinese J-20 has been flying with one of these
by Austin
25 May 2018 08:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4568
Views: 684727

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

We never had any naval ports that would have allowe us to berth the Varyag in early 90 , the Karwar which could do that came much later , during 90 we had no money to maintain existing ships much less buying a mammoth like varyag
by Austin
24 May 2018 22:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 346
Views: 34379

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

http://militarywatchmagazine.com/read.php?my_data=70632 American Raptors based in the United Arab Emirates have flown a number of sorties into Syrian airspace, both as a show of force in response to the Russian military presence in the country and to strike targets of Islamist insurgent groups. Prom...
by Austin
24 May 2018 22:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11296
Views: 634120

Re: Levant crisis - III

http://militarywatchmagazine.com/read.php?my_data=70632 American Raptors based in the United Arab Emirates have flown a number of sorties into Syrian airspace, both as a show of force in response to the Russian military presence in the country and to strike targets of Islamist insurgent groups. Prom...
by Austin
24 May 2018 21:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4086
Views: 329694

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

Jags were not just underpowered for its role but also experienced 20-25% derating during intense summer season , the Honeywell engine is just marginally better than adour in thrust in mil power and ab mode.

Ideally Jags should have been retired the same time 27 did and should be replaced by mki
by Austin
24 May 2018 15:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4086
Views: 329694

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

After Rafale splurge, a sensible Jaguar upgrade (a two-part report) http://ajaishukla.blogspot.in/2018/05/after-rafale-splurge-sensible-jaguar.html IAF pilots joke that the Jaguar’s current engines are so underpowered that the fighter only gets airborne because the earth is round – and its curvature...
by Austin
24 May 2018 09:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4568
Views: 684727

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Admiral Lanba statement should be pouring of water on dreams of country like US and Australia who were hoping of military alliance against China and using India as their little poodle in IOR region. Any one who has known Indian FP know too well that India will not opt for any military alliance on ei...
by Austin
24 May 2018 09:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11296
Views: 634120

Re: Levant crisis - III

Found a small video on Project 21980 Grachonok-class Anti-Sabotage Boat which they are deploying in Syria

by Austin
24 May 2018 09:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11296
Views: 634120

Re: Levant crisis - III

A counter-sabotage ship of the Russian Navy is sent to the coast of Syria 05/24/2018 0:14:37 Istanbul. 24 May. Interfax - The S-433 anti-sabotage ship of the Black Sea Fleet on Wednesday proceeded through the Black Sea straits into the Mediterranean Sea, heading for Syria, Istanbul Internet portals...
by Austin
24 May 2018 09:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5256
Views: 454562

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

India, Russia set to work together in Afghanistan for the first time After six hours of one-on-one conversation between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi earlier this week, New Delhi and Moscow are going to cooperate in a new area: Afghanistan. This is the f...
by Austin
24 May 2018 08:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 346
Views: 34379

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

The youtube is full of such videos and its hard to distinguish between real and fake ones , This certainly looks fake to me ...some one flying some 3000 Rs Chinese UAV with likely tin foil wrapped over it to look like UFO..
by Austin
23 May 2018 22:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3685
Views: 649015

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

we are also getting the VL shtil now, long after the PLAN Type54A started using http://www.naval.com.br/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/VLS_Shtil_russia.jpg replacing all the Shtil arm launcher systems on our older ships as they age out, with VL Akash2 is a good option. that should open up a dozen ...
by Austin
23 May 2018 22:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1393
Views: 197353

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Piyush Goyal ‏ Verified account @PiyushGoyal Follow Follow @PiyushGoyal More India is Now World's 5th Largest Economy- Country's economic growth under the leadership of PM @NarendraModi continues strongly, making the highest leap ever by jumping 5 spots in last 4 years https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Dd...

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