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by Austin
22 Jan 2018 20:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 382
Views: 50634

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

India Ranks Below China, Pakistan On This World Economic Forum Index

https://www.ndtv.com/business/india-ran ... eststories
by Austin
22 Jan 2018 20:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2789
Views: 439541

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Ramjet engine cannot be stopped and restarted like liquid fuel engine but you can have variable ramjet engine that can consume fuel effeciently at different altitudes and speed.
by Austin
22 Jan 2018 18:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2789
Views: 439541

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

That kind of range will cover all of pakistan landspace keeping the TEL 300 km inside India. Seems Brahmos range was highly understated , No amount of tweaking can give a 250-300 % increase in range unless the system has built in design growth potential to do so , it is good DRDO is coming up with ...
by Austin
22 Jan 2018 18:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2328
Views: 185508

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

Myanmar will acquire six Su-30 fighters

https://bmpd.livejournal.com/3061457.html


Hopefully HAL can provide MRO service to them and train their pilots
by Austin
22 Jan 2018 10:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2789
Views: 439541

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

That kind of range will cover all of pakistan landspace keeping the TEL 300 km inside India. Seems Brahmos range was highly understated , No amount of tweaking can give a 250-300 % increase in range unless the system has built in design growth potential to do so , it is good DRDO is coming up with t...
by Austin
21 Jan 2018 20:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion
Replies: 1828
Views: 124748

Re: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion

https://twitter.com/Snowden/status/955050455490547712 Edward Snowden‏Verified account @Snowden Rarely do former intel chiefs and I agree, but the head of India's RAW writes #Aadhaar is being abused by banks, telcos, and transport not to police entitlements, but as a proxy for identity–an improper ga...
by Austin
21 Jan 2018 20:02
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 3875
Views: 139047

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

India is the largest recipient of AIIB loans.

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by Austin
20 Jan 2018 07:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 3556
Views: 243809

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

Rafales are hardwired for nuclear weapons delivery role will DOD allow F-35 to be hardwired ?
by Austin
19 Jan 2018 14:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2789
Views: 439541

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Austin, Decoys are bakwas. To be effective they have to mimic real ones. In that case why waste payload? That is why decoys are deployed that are many times lighter than RV and can mimic its payload during midcourse , Latest decoys are not just lighter and mimic warhead in thermal and Radar spectru...
by Austin
19 Jan 2018 11:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1106
Views: 108524

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Pentagon Document Confirms Existence Of Russian Doomsday Torpedo Kanyon is reportedly a very long range autonomous underwater vehicle that has a range 6,200 miles, a maximum depth of 3,280 feet, and a speed of 100 knots according to claims in leaked Russian documents. But what really makes Kanyon n...
by Austin
19 Jan 2018 11:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1106
Views: 108524

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Oh they are real armour and not sheet metal , Armata uses new generation of Armour of NERA plus types that according to its maker NII Stali is more effective compared to ERA + Composite armour that we are seeing in last gen of their tanks , just that you dont need heavy armour on the turret for Arma...
by Austin
19 Jan 2018 11:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2328
Views: 185508

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman Flies Sukhoi 30MKI Fighter Jet



Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman after fly a sortie in Sukhoi 30 MKI at Jodhpur

by Austin
19 Jan 2018 11:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2328
Views: 185508

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

Indian Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman flew a Su-30MKI fighter https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/bmpd/38024980/5150995/5150995_original.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DTun3FLVwAAVhsy.jpg https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/dambiev/74651708/2002968/2002968_900.jpg https://scontent-arn2-1.xx.fbcdn.net...
by Austin
19 Jan 2018 10:46
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 3875
Views: 139047

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

Gold The Once and Future Money with James Rickards

by Austin
19 Jan 2018 10:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1106
Views: 108524

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Ga/N module in production for new gen radar "RosElectronics" launched the production of transistors for communication networks 5G Instruments will increase the volume of transmitted traffic due to a larger frequency range http://rostec.ru/news/4521887 The RosElectronics Holding started pro...
by Austin
19 Jan 2018 10:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1106
Views: 108524

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Typical Syria mission load:

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by Austin
19 Jan 2018 00:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2789
Views: 439541

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Need to move beyond BGRV to HGV and learn the fine art of deploying decoys and jammers for Single Warhead RV of Agni-5/3 types during midcourse and reentry phase.
by Austin
18 Jan 2018 10:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1106
Views: 108524

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Construction of two more flight prototypes of a military transport aircraft Il-112V https://bmpd.livejournal.com/3055118.html https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/bmpd/38024980/5149113/5149113_original.jpg https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/bmpd/38024980/5149407/5149407_original.jpg
by Austin
17 Jan 2018 16:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 3875
Views: 139047

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

David Stockman on Bannon, Trump, and What's Coming for the Economy

by Austin
17 Jan 2018 16:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 3841
Views: 530128

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

This link has details on IN/RuAN IL-38 with Sea Dragon configuration

https://thaimilitaryandasianregion.word ... -aircraft/
by Austin
16 Jan 2018 14:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3143
Views: 319456

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Interesting. IAF Mi-17 at NSG Manesar today demos GIGN gear- AirTEP meant for insertion/extraction/ rescue of 12 persons at a time.

Video: https://twitter.com/SandeepUnnithan/sta ... 7970493440
by Austin
16 Jan 2018 14:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1106
Views: 108524

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

New Gen 57 mm Gun , AD Guns and on Tracked Vehical will be standardised on 57 mm Gun with Intelligent round , replacing most 30/45 mm Guns in AD http://bastion-opk.ru/ARMIA-2017/AU-220M_ARMIA-2017_02.JPG http://bastion-karpenko.ru/kartinki/AU220M_BAIKAL_ARMIA-2015_04.JPG To replace Shilka AD Comple...
by Austin
16 Jan 2018 10:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 150
Views: 26538

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Dunford on the US-Pakistan relations: ‘I’m not giving up’ U.S. chairman of the joint chiefs of staff is hopeful that military relationships can bridge any political divide between Washington and Islamabad. “I’m committed to try to improve the relationship, and I do believe a military-to-military di...
by Austin
16 Jan 2018 10:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 3841
Views: 530128

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

The first Brazilian submarine project Scorpene transferred to the final assembly shop https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/bmpd/38024980/5142051/5142051_original.jpg https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/bmpd/38024980/5142345/5142345_original.jpg https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/bmpd/38024980/5142540/5142540_or...
by Austin
14 Jan 2018 10:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1106
Views: 108524

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Ilyushin Design Bureau celebrates 80th anniversary



Il-476 cockpit view starts at 0:46
by Austin
14 Jan 2018 10:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1106
Views: 108524

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Why do Russian bombs always look like they came out of realms of dieselpunk ? Is it because of necessity to fit into bomber weapons bay ? May be you could convert a droptank into glide bomb , A cylindrical platform would any way give a ideal L/D ratio if I am not wrong hence most missile bodies are...
by Austin
14 Jan 2018 10:13
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 3875
Views: 139047

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

Jim Rickards // This Year trends


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