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by deejay
07 Jun 2019 10:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 410
Views: 72706

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

India should settle Kashmir with talks otherwise there will be no peace and Indians will keep starving. India should settle Kashmir with ex-service men from Sikh, Gorkha, Naga etc. community, and give them land and weapons to defend themselves. Gautam And Gautam ji, while settling the issue do not ...
by deejay
03 Jun 2019 15:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 291092

Re: Military Flight Safety

Mechuka. C 17s have landed. If there's been something on approach, ALG staff would have known. Lets pray for the best but this is not looking good.
by deejay
02 Jun 2019 22:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: HJT-36 Sitara Intermediate Jet Trainer: News & Discussion - 24 April 2019
Replies: 69
Views: 14166

Re: HJT-36 Sitara Intermediate Jet Trainer: News & Discussion - 24 April 2019

In my wet dreams HAL would design an AJT with 5th Gen characteristics, mainly ultra low RCS shaping, sensor fusion and NW centric warfare capabilities (they have shown concepts of some of these things for SPORT). There are two key things - IAF will need to impart training to its pilots for 5th and ...
by deejay
02 Jun 2019 22:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: HJT-36 Sitara Intermediate Jet Trainer: News & Discussion - 24 April 2019
Replies: 69
Views: 14166

Re: HJT-36 Sitara Intermediate Jet Trainer: News & Discussion - 24 April 2019

Agreed. Would like to know your opinion on what our next AJT should look like? Sorry, I saw this late. I think the ASQR of IAF while seeking the HAWk were very clear on what they want from an AJT. Performance and capability requirements will remain same. I am sorry, I could not lay my hands on the ...
by deejay
31 May 2019 20:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Humor and related
Replies: 445
Views: 77600

Re: Military Humor and related

This is for those who get it. ACM Dhanoa was the RO at the just concluded POP at NDA. But then this did not happen at the Parade. It happened the night before at the RO Dinner. 29 May, RO dinner, Air Chief as RO ... RO chats with ACC 136 NDA and gives a demo of a Square Meal .... :eek: :rotfl: :rotf...
by deejay
30 May 2019 23:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3217
Views: 463100

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Thank You Uttam JI.
by deejay
30 May 2019 20:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3217
Views: 463100

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

BSE Market Cap is approx 500 Billion dollars short of Indian GDP of approc 2.7 Trillion dollars. That is approx 80% of GDP. I hear Paki GDP is 280 Billion dollars and PSE as stated above is 48 Billion dollars market cap. That is approx 20% of Paki GDP. What is the strange story here. Is most of Paki...
by deejay
24 May 2019 23:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1278
Views: 292120

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Radar Cross Section at the RCS range
by deejay
24 May 2019 21:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 997
Views: 126214

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

F-21 offends me at some many levels. I know its a re-painted F-16 i.e renamed. Changing its name is somehow magically increasing its air frame hours by 33% engine options are now called engine matrixes... Keanu Strikes !! Somehow I will forget that sometimes you gave for free other times at discoun...
by deejay
24 May 2019 21:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1278
Views: 292120

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Karan M wrote:Looks less than 10 ft.
That first circle should be 3mtrs, i.e. 10 fit. So its within that.

Look at the vertical trajectory!!


Anything within the inner circle is a Direct Hit.
by deejay
23 May 2019 23:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2496
Views: 456683

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Supratik wrote:Zakir Musa encountered.

https://www.news18.com/news/india/zakir ... 57147.html


Great day today.
by deejay
23 May 2019 13:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92632

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Suraj wrote:As of 1:30pm on ECI

INC 51/542 leads . This is 16% more than 2014
BJP 296/542 leads . This is ONLEE 5% more than 2014

Mudi shud rejine


Someone shared elsewhere his observations:

2014 INC: 44
2019 INC : 52 (less 09 of DMK backed seats in TN)

INC growth = -ive
by deejay
23 May 2019 12:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92632

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Jagan is EJ bastion. They will not support removal of 370 etc. Navin Babu is a better bet. But aligning with him will weaken BJP growth in Odissa again. Whoever joins, there is a cost which Amit shah should be willing to pay. Let's hope for the best. Why should Ami Shah be willing to pay any cost. ...
by deejay
23 May 2019 12:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92632

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

jagan and BJD are prospects if they want to get something done about 370 etc. i dont think they give a crap about JnK "hurt feelings" of the pampered nest of rats there, if they get help on their own state projects. Jagan is EJ bastion. They will not support removal of 370 etc. Navin Babu...
by deejay
23 May 2019 11:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92632

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

I think INC was fought this election to better its tally of 44 from last time.

May Sonia Gandhi also evaporate.

BJP will lose only. :(( :(( :(( :((
by deejay
23 May 2019 08:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92632

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

#AyegatohModiHi - Postal ballots are pro BJP.
by deejay
22 May 2019 20:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1098
Views: 164687

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

A towed decoy and the above are musts for IAF. Sadly, I dont think the IAF has the institutional wherewithal to understand or even respond to rapid acquisition requirements or even emerging threats. For all the mockery of DPSU etc, IAF brass is no better when it comes to paper pushing and "sar...
by deejay
22 May 2019 20:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3807
Views: 757670

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

This was a very significant addition to our Space based SAR capabilities. I believe there are 05 more planned this year. Well Done ISRO. Congratulations and All the Best for all future launches.
by deejay
22 May 2019 20:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 469665

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

ShyamSP wrote:Is there a way to start visible poll and have posters pre-commit to numbers instead re-posting tweets or later "I-told-you-so"s?


There is too much at stake. FIngers crossed. If we win, I won't mind "I told you So".
by deejay
22 May 2019 19:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 469665

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

General announcement: Please proceed now to buy your fill of Beer and Popcorn for tomorrow. All scotch stocks for the evening must be neatly photographed and documented (as to quantity) by today evening. Tomorrow could be too late. Rum Drinkers - Salut! No need to count. Just void Neat and too many...
by deejay
22 May 2019 19:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 2716
Views: 558402

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/budgam-chopper-incident-officers-could-face-charge-of-culpable-homicide/articleshow/69420359.cms Budgam chopper incident: Officers could face charge of culpable homicide looks like our mi17 chopper was downed by own Spidyr missile ^ The Court of Inq...
by deejay
17 May 2019 23:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: HJT-36 Sitara Intermediate Jet Trainer: News & Discussion - 24 April 2019
Replies: 69
Views: 14166

Re: HJT-36 Sitara Intermediate Jet Trainer: News & Discussion - 24 April 2019

I am not in favour of a modified Kiran to act as a mini A-10. It's a deadend. I will also not speak on the efficacy of attack helicopters. Frankly, I don't know well enough. But, both India and China are bulking up on that front. Deejay and Hari Nair are much better placed to throw light on that. I...
by deejay
17 May 2019 23:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4045
Views: 623368

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

The Mi-24/35 Squadrons of IAF are/were based in Pathankot and Suratgarh. Both understandable locations - Pathankot was action in the sensitive Gurdaspur - Pathankot - Sambha - Jammu - Akhnoor belt. Here, the Akbar's would face-off against the Pakistan Army Mangla based 1 Corps or Army Reserve North...
by deejay
01 May 2019 21:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4045
Views: 623368

Re: Indian Military Helicopters



Sqn formation has started. People have moved to man their places.
by deejay
03 Mar 2019 19:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4820
Views: 642701

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Shows why today's armchair warriors stay behind the curve through failure to read more than Twits. 1) Masood Azhar was **NOT** the Chief Goat-Bu**er at Balakot. His brother was (same momma, different/many poppas). The one who is said to have come out and delivered the Intention to Strike All Of Ind...
by deejay
26 Feb 2019 20:07
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 134900

Re: Indian Air Forces Strikes Pakistan along with Ground Assault

Karan M wrote:
deejay wrote:Congratulations to all Rakshaks! May we soon see a Tejas take our message to the enemy. Har Har Mahadev.


Thank you sir, where were you? Celebrating with bubbly with all your mates? Very proud day for you all. :D


Aye Karan, it has been a great day for all of us. :D
by deejay
26 Feb 2019 19:57
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 134900

Re: Indian Air Forces Strikes Pakistan along with Ground Assault

Congratulations to all Rakshaks! May we soon see a Tejas take our message to the enemy. Har Har Mahadev.
by deejay
12 Feb 2019 19:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4045
Views: 623368

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

So to execute a turn during hover or forward flight the rudder is pressed and the pitch of tail rotor eases up or increases to turn the nose to engage hmmm quite a complex ecosystem i would jave crashed in 5 mins The rudder or anti-torque pedals will allow you to turn the nose but to execute an act...
by deejay
04 Feb 2019 12:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 291092

Re: Military Flight Safety

^ Thank You Sir. Much needed post.
by deejay
02 Feb 2019 22:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5482
Views: 450532

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

the jewar airport should be able to serve ghaziabad-meerut belt apart from noida-faridabad once the necessary metro and expway links are in place. CM has also approved a 600km long expway from meerut to prayagraj yamuna expway is in place to agra and jewar airport should be somewhere near it. Yes J...
by deejay
02 Feb 2019 22:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 291092

Re: Military Flight Safety

I know perhaps not right time to bring it up, but why do we even have a key military facility in the middle of megapolis? This should be 5000 Mt runway facility way out of city limits with such unfortunate incidents thought about? Ok the aircraft flamed out or whatever, but what if the The Wall was...
by deejay
02 Feb 2019 12:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 291092

Re: Military Flight Safety

I wish the knowledgeable member of Parliament would desist from this. It is not confirmed whether the wheel came off. I've heard tyre burst. There are so many things being said. My humble request, please wait for official release into the findings. Just saying onlee, but how many official releases ...
by deejay
02 Feb 2019 11:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 291092

Re: Military Flight Safety

Rajeev Chandrasekhar Verified account @rajeev_mp More Rajeev Chandrasekhar Retweeted Rajeev Chandrasekhar My sources say Aircrft was on 2nd acceptnce air test aftr upgrade. One oleo (wheel) came off durng takeoff n it veered off runway. Pilots ejected both parachutes caught fire in the debris of a/...
by deejay
01 Feb 2019 21:44
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3910
Views: 862454

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

IAF does not release funds. MoD does. IAF has moved the file. Ask MoD to release funds. Surprised, HAL has not pitched to MoD or has it? Just to clarify, do you mean IAF has already applied for AON for LCA MK2 acquisition..? IAF has submitted the necessary paperwork multiple times. MoD keeps sendin...
by deejay
01 Feb 2019 19:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 291092

Re: Military Flight Safety

It did not go through any boundary wall. It crashed within the airfield premises on the take off roll.
by deejay
01 Feb 2019 18:55
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3910
Views: 862454

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

PLEASE. Someone tell me that the 12 squadrons 300+ Tejas is real and will happen! The IAF Chief says they envision this so orders will happen right?!! I will believe it when the order is firmly signed... If IAF is serious about MK2, the funds & AQSR should have been allocated to ADA. Is it? IAF...
by deejay
01 Feb 2019 18:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 291092

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

https://www.msn.com/en-in/news/newsindia/iaf-mirage-2000-aircraft-crashes-near-bengalurus-hal-airport-both-pilots-dead/ar-BBT2exL?ocid=spartanntp Upgraded M2K-TH on acceptance trial sortie goes down. Both pilots dead :( . Really sad story. One of the pilots landed on the burning wreckage, after eje...
by deejay
01 Feb 2019 18:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3166
Views: 555654

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Saar, my vote is still for Modi as I see the larger picture. I cannot say the same for a lot of other salaried people who are generally supportive of Modi, but may have no incentive to come vote this year. Anyway, let's see what the fine print says.. I am voting Modi and I am a vehement supporter. ...
by deejay
01 Feb 2019 18:29
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3166
Views: 555654

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Full tax rebate up to 5 lakh. :D . ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The tax rebate is only applicable if your income is less than 5 lacs ( nett of deductions ) In case your taxable income crosses this level then the regular existin...
by deejay
20 Jan 2019 00:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Humor and related
Replies: 445
Views: 77600

Re: Military Humor and related

^ Why is the Chinese guy driving an Alien APC for the Ghana Army?

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