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by Snehashis
10 Apr 2019 14:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 2851
Views: 532353

Re: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion

More Embraer won't happen. Please read this :

Bribes from Brazil

The agreement, a copy of which is with India Today, painstakingly details how Embraer paid $5.76 million in 2009 to an Indian arms agent identified in the document only as 'Agent D'.
by Snehashis
09 Apr 2019 02:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4610
Views: 786751

Re: Small Arms Thread

A carbine version of AK-203 already exist in the form of AK-204. https://www.armyrecognition.com/images/stories/news/2018/september/Russia_Rosgvardiya_to_acquire_Kalashnikov_AK_204_carbines.jpg Russia: Rosgvardiya to acquire Kalashnikov AK-204 carbines The AK-204 carbine is a shortened variant of th...
by Snehashis
04 Apr 2019 04:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 716
Views: 180157

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Picklu, Ramana have a look here - IIT-Bombay develops first indigenous thermal imaging devices “The focal plane arrays, which is at the heart of all thermal imagers, involves a number of complex fabrication steps,” Prof. Chakrabarti says. “IIT Bombay’s research group have successfully optimised each...
by Snehashis
30 Mar 2019 04:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Vikrant News and Discussion
Replies: 1748
Views: 134088

Re: INS Vikrant News and Discussion

Livefist - Combat Management System (CMS) for India’s 1st indigenous aircraft carrier (New Vikrant-class) handed over to the @IndianNavy. https://twitter.com/livefist/status/1111614416943022080 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D20_YwRX4AE1UUq?format=jpg&name=900x900 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D20_Yw...
by Snehashis
27 Mar 2019 18:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 855
Views: 94375

Re: Indian ASAT test

First stage from Agni-IV ?
by Snehashis
27 Mar 2019 15:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 855
Views: 94375

Re: Indian ASAT test

ASAT simulation video from DRDO via Saurav Jha / DDR

by Snehashis
24 Mar 2019 20:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4610
Views: 786751

Re: Small Arms Thread

https://twitter.com/indiandefence11/status/1108593021799403521?s=19 This thread will explore various Small Arms and Weapon in use and service by Indian Special Forces, Special Operations Forces, Commando Units and other elite forces. https://t.co/LbIKlS2zYx Goldmine of small arms and other equipmen...
by Snehashis
23 Mar 2019 14:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1281
Views: 259719

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

ANI - Government appoints Vice Admiral Karanbir Singh as the next Chief of Naval Staff. Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba will vacate the office on 31 May 2019. - https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1109371851044728832
by Snehashis
23 Mar 2019 03:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537428

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

155 mms are bigger.

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by Snehashis
20 Mar 2019 00:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537428

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

urgent: download&stranslate Via Google Imran Khan is waiting for peace despite your efforts LoC Kotley Sector Intriguing Use of weapons It is very sad that our brothers are martyred and some innocent people seem to have been lying ungrateful. Allah Almighty is the progeny of the army and Pakist...
by Snehashis
20 Mar 2019 00:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2738
Views: 378489

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

venug wrote:A detailed thread on Pakistan's debt and Foreign exchange reserves. #NayaPakistan is on the way becoming #NayaPaisaPakistan
https://twitter.com/chak2006/status/1107339539121471488


Here for easy reading.

https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1107 ... 71488.html
by Snehashis
19 Mar 2019 23:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2933
Views: 376183

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Manish_Sharma wrote:What is RMA?


Revolution in Military Affairs.
by Snehashis
18 Mar 2019 02:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest
Replies: 227
Views: 43147

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest

^^Assume u r referring to UB, Doctor saab? :rotfl: Will some mullah pls post whiyar to send our comments as specified by the mullah on PakTube on this deep analysis? Also a summary of the transcript. Web access for us is not what it used to be... since ISI and Chinese Loyalty Troops took away our M...
by Snehashis
18 Mar 2019 00:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread
Replies: 108
Views: 6051

Re: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread

RIP. May he attain Moksha.
by Snehashis
17 Mar 2019 16:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest
Replies: 227
Views: 43147

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest

Why India is anxious to have a war with Pak? Anchor Faisal Qureshi unveils the reality. Ulanbatori, you will love this one. :rotfl:

by Snehashis
16 Mar 2019 00:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2933
Views: 376183

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Can anyone translate the Urdu? Original text : سعد تیری جرات کو سلام آبادی کو بچانے والا پاکستان ائیر فورس کا بہادر پائلٹ اسکورڈن لیڈر سعد آگ لگ جانے والے طیارے کو دس منٹ تک اڑاتا ہوا 6 گاؤں کو بچا کر ایک گھر کے عین اوپر آچکا تھا۔ اب اسے دو باتوں میں سے ایک کو چننا تھا یا اس گھر کی تباہی یا پھر اپن...
by Snehashis
09 Mar 2019 00:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions
Replies: 1171
Views: 207909

Re: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions

Piyush Goyal - Railways Sets a New Record: Integral Coach Factory becomes the largest rail coach maker in the world. Till Feb’19 they have manufactured 2,919 coaches, beating top Chinese manufacturers who produce around 2,600 coaches a year - https://twitter.com/PiyushGoyal/status/110368188012421120...
by Snehashis
06 Mar 2019 19:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4610
Views: 786751

Re: Small Arms Thread

Shooting the new OFB 7.62x51 mm / .308 AR



Sorry if posted earlier.
by Snehashis
06 Mar 2019 19:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4610
Views: 786751

Re: Small Arms Thread

Thakur_B, Austin, Army asked for 8 lakhs 7.62 Nato rifle. OFB Ichapore designed a rifle and they hope to make 1.86 lakhs unit of it and rest will be through global tender. Here is a 2017 video of one of the prototype from Ichapore. r5hmpp8Upzk https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/ofb-lo...
by Snehashis
06 Mar 2019 16:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4610
Views: 786751

Re: Small Arms Thread

http://forceindia.net/modi-inaugurates-indo-russian-jv-produce-ak-203s/ An effective range of 400 metre at 100 per cent accuracy gives them a unique edge over older series of rifles, and as compared to INSAS, AK-203 is lighter and shorter. The 200-series rifles can be equipped with quick-detachable ...
by Snehashis
28 Feb 2019 23:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537428

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Meanwhile something brewing in Balochistan. Pakistan Army in full withdrawal from Occupied Balochistan - Tarek Fateh https://twitter.com/TarekFatah/status/1101172365818511360 Video : Baloch fighters carried out attacks against #PakistanArmy in Mand & Sibbi areas of #Balochistan. Large number of ...
by Snehashis
22 Feb 2019 00:59
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Naval LCA - News and Discussion
Replies: 997
Views: 163091

Re: Naval LCA - News and Discussion

LCA Navy Mk2 would hence be powered by GE 414 INS6 engines with 35% more power than the GE 404


Plain vanilla F-404 provides 79 kn. It translates GE 414 INS6 will provide at least 106.65 kn thrust.
by Snehashis
06 Feb 2019 04:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3731
Views: 722186

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

ISRO launches #GSAT31 onboard #Ariane5 launch vehicle #VA247 from French Guiana. - https://twitter.com/airnewsalerts/status/1092892618235699201

Here is the launch video. Lift-off then simulation from 13 mins onward.

by Snehashis
18 Dec 2018 02:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1281
Views: 259719

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

John, the report is accurate. DAC cleared the deal in August last year. No mention of their delivery time though. The DAC also cleared a proposal to buy two sets of gas turbines from Ukraine for two Grigorovich class ships being built in Russia for India. The go ahead was given at a meeting of the D...
by Snehashis
18 Nov 2018 12:28
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Artillery: News & Discussion
Replies: 4827
Views: 668294

Re: Artillery: News & Discussion

AFAIK Kalyani were denied from using the testing range here so they tested it at US. Also to be noted it is a modern variant of the gun design they bought from Europe (can't recall which country atm) and not to be mixed up with ATAGS.
by Snehashis
18 Nov 2018 02:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2021
Views: 267170

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Why the UN is investigating poverty in the United Kingdom Presenting the initial results of his investigation at a press conference in London on Friday, Alston blamed cuts and reforms of state benefit payments and the closure of public facilities for the poverty of 14 million people. His findings i...
by Snehashis
11 Nov 2018 02:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant: News & Discussion
Replies: 321
Views: 72558

Re: INS Arihant: News & Discussion

Security Scan - INS Arihant

by Snehashis
07 Nov 2018 00:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant: News & Discussion
Replies: 321
Views: 72558

Re: INS Arihant: News & Discussion

SBajwa wrote:So we have two operational SSBNs INS Chakra and INS Arihant! is that a valid statement?



INS Chakra is a SSN. It does not carry or has no provision to carry any SLBM.
by Snehashis
04 Nov 2018 03:57
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1035457

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Great discussion on Astra.

by Snehashis
20 Sep 2018 02:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 2851
Views: 532353

Re: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion

Likely the first moving clip of a Embraer-DRDO Netra early warning jet tanking up in the air.

https://twitter.com/livefist/status/1042362676448387072
by Snehashis
02 Sep 2018 03:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2961
Views: 381130

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




The source is "Keypublishing" and report by IDRW. Couldn't find this article on the main site so the source might be someone's post in the forum which is down ATM.
by Snehashis
26 Aug 2018 00:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3946
Views: 583635

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

https://www.safran-helicopter-engines.com/engine-partnerships/partnerships/wz16/wz16 WZ16 is the Chinese designation of the Ardiden 3C engine, jointly developed (50/50) by Safran Helicopter Engines with AVIC Engine. The WZ16 is fitted in the Chinese AC352, jointly developed by Avic Helicopter with A...
by Snehashis
07 Aug 2018 02:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1035457

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Any news on Nirbhay or its jet engine? Will make all of ous Manik depressed. Manik Engine achieves 98% indigenization, fired up for 2 hours straight According to information provided by DRDO in its Annual Report for 2017, Small Turbo Fan Engine (STFE) which is also known as Manik turbofan in 2017 h...
by Snehashis
05 Aug 2018 01:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4300
Views: 199115

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

Washington's waiver: India inches closer to NSG membership Against the background of intense speculation about US President Donald Trumps growing indifference to Indias security needs and the landmark India-US Nuclear Cooperation Agreement came the dramatic announcement of the "Tier 1 waiver&q...
by Snehashis
02 Aug 2018 15:54
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Artillery: News & Discussion
Replies: 4827
Views: 668294

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Please look out for news about Electronic fuzes from BEL unit in Pune. Should have commenced production by now. BEL plans to come up with artillery fuse plant in Nagpur So far, with 1.5 lakh units made at its plant in Pune , BEL hopes to make a similar amount on an annual basis at the proposed unit...
by Snehashis
11 Feb 2018 04:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 4641
Views: 828050

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

ramana wrote:Whats BPR?


Bypass ratio.
by Snehashis
17 Sep 2017 01:13
Forum: Military History Archive
Topic: Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh passes away
Replies: 49
Views: 5616

Re: Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh passes away

RIP Sir. Thanks for your service and the nation will miss you.
by Snehashis
03 Sep 2017 12:38
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 798991

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Thanks, Snehashisji!! I dont know how I missed that crucial detail!! No Ji please. NPOL is also developing a thermal torpedo called Shakti to replace Russian ones. They took a few years to zero down to an insensitive fuel. It will generate 500 KW power and the present progress is unknown. Also the ...

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