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by shaun
10 Jun 2018 11:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kargil War Thread - VI
Replies: 1194
Views: 191552

Re: Kargil War Thread - VI

Ashima Singh @AshiQuotes Follow Follow @AshiQuotes More During Kargil war, leather shoe companies of Kanpur Mirza Tanners & Superhouse Tannery refused to make mountain shoes for our Army to fight battle. Did anyone else hear about this? Such things should come under "aiding the enemy"...
by shaun
27 May 2018 07:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1853
Views: 117967

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

i have ebook of this dulat's . anyone interested ??
by shaun
22 May 2018 11:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3984
Views: 703733

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

[i]The akash [atmosphere] is cool, and the aircraft is of a higher temperature. So, the radar can pick up the target-aircraft easily[/i

Doest it mean akash have IR seeker ?].
by shaun
18 May 2018 09:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1520
Views: 296146

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

now replace "mysore sandal bars" with the above !! :wink:
by shaun
18 May 2018 09:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2628
Views: 248790

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

Ramana sir, I am aware that the testing and integration of non-OEM equipment will be prolonged. However, we do have experience integrating non-Russian equipment on Russian aircraft, especially with the Su-30. My query is that if the Russian radar is not up to the mark, then would it be worthwhile t...
by shaun
12 May 2018 11:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1520
Views: 296146

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

EL/M- 2032 was for jaguar upgrade . Will 2052 fit into it ?
by shaun
11 Apr 2018 22:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4409
Views: 512462

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

another pic of mounted dhanush
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by shaun
11 Apr 2018 21:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1520
Views: 296146

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

#GaganShakti2018 #LCAOps Indigenous fighter LCA(Tejas) carried out Air Defence & Live Strike missions from a forward base. Multirole Capabilities of #LCA will go a long way in incorporating this platform in the Ops Matrix of the #IAF. https://twitter.com/IAF_MCC/status/984073258436882432?s=19 M...
by shaun
11 Apr 2018 07:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4409
Views: 512462

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

The prototype Swedish came out for their FH-77B, mounted on a modified variant of Volvo's commercial dump trucks A25C (6x6)
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by shaun
07 Apr 2018 22:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3217
Views: 295084

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

shiv wrote:........
IMO this is wrong. I wish we had not kicked out Akshay Kapoor - at least he would have looked in and deleted the crap.


what ?? one more "man in uniform" gone ..indeed very :(
by shaun
26 Mar 2018 09:49
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7747
Views: 598290

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

What I understand is , although currency circulation is at pre demonization level but it's way short of the level it would have reached by now . Can anyone here post the projected chart. “RBI has informed that nearly 48 per cent of the total currency notes supplied since April 01, 2017 till Decembe...
by shaun
26 Mar 2018 06:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1520
Views: 296146

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

MK1A is on a tight timeline. One more major slip up in deadlines due to engine, radar, software, mechanical issues and it could spell the end of the Tejas project and the entry of foreign single engine fighters. It's not a good time to roll the dice on the Uttam radar. Leave that for MK2. The good ...
by shaun
25 Mar 2018 07:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7747
Views: 598290

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

What I understand is , although currency circulation is at pre demonization level but it's way short of the level it would have reached by now . Can anyone here post the projected chart. “RBI has informed that nearly 48 per cent of the total currency notes supplied since April 01, 2017 till December...
by shaun
18 Mar 2018 18:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1839
Views: 308368

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

We had MOFTU !!! ?? Had ? Is it demobbed now ? it was based in Tejpur but both alpha and bravo got relocated and now I have no idea whether they exist after Mig21FL were retired. these birds were our trainer a/c with horrific crash record in the absence of AJT and while trainers and rookies lost th...
by shaun
09 Feb 2018 09:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 904
Views: 78137

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Nothing gonna happen .The best, current depositon will lie low for another day. Lizard meanwhile going for land grabbing spree
by shaun
09 Feb 2018 09:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 904
Views: 78137

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Your whining don't change facts or does it ?? what fact? that we the aspiring superpower are incapable of protecting our backyard? yes my whining does not change that. the last time i heard even their SC is favorable to present deposition and withdrew the order to the Yameen government to release n...
by shaun
09 Feb 2018 08:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 904
Views: 78137

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

chetakji ....+1 .. military intervention that people here is harping here should also consider the number of Maldivians radicalized and in jihadi ranks.
by shaun
09 Feb 2018 08:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 904
Views: 78137

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

The scenario that led to op cactus , eg Tamil mercenaries etc can not be compared to the present situation , actually it's not even a coup. 1988 foreign mercenaries attacked an elected government and India intervened when explicitly asked for help. We have been explicitly asked by an democratically...
by shaun
09 Feb 2018 08:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 904
Views: 78137

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

the dog and pony show of dictatoriship is just cover for chinese to cement their role as a patron and protector. they might even have goaded yameen into it, knowing the fallout of isolation and need for money. they give a s*** over which despot rules the little rocks, so long as they have a base an...
by shaun
09 Feb 2018 07:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 904
Views: 78137

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

The scenario that led to op cactus , eg Tamil mercenaries etc can not be compared to the present situation , actually it's not even a coup. 1988 foreign mercenaries attacked an elected government and India intervened when explicitly asked for help.
by shaun
29 Jan 2018 08:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 119179

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

BREAKING: North Korea EARTHQUAKE – Nuclear test fears as tremor felt in hermit state AN EARTHQUAKE with a magnitude of 3.2 rocked North Korea today, sparking fears of a fresh nuclear missile test by Kim Jong-un’s tyrannical regime. By Mark Chandler PUBLISHED: 13:01, Sun, Jan 28, 2018 | UPDATED: 13:...
by shaun
29 Jan 2018 00:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2384
Views: 267426

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Train 20 with aluminum body , we might see Talgo coming in.
by shaun
15 Jan 2018 16:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3217
Views: 295084

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

Interesting modification ( concept from syrian adventure against ISIS ), apologies if posted before
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by shaun
14 Jan 2018 17:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 210723

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

10 Pakistani nationals arrested in Kenya over terror links ANI | Updated: Jan 11, 2018 12:46 IST Mombasa [Kenya], Jan.11 (ANI): Kenyan police on Monday arrested ten Pakistanis after raids at their residents within Kizingo for their alleged involvement in terror finding, money laundering and drug tr...
by shaun
13 Jan 2018 08:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1583
Views: 197272

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Yup, but the video was quite revealing , Hunter and killer mode , the regiment prepared to fight in pitch dark with 4km detection and tracking range and 85 % first hit probability. Modular design helps in maintenance. Only drawback maintenance of the engine which is not attributed to the design but ...
by shaun
13 Jan 2018 07:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1583
Views: 197272

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

^^^^
And that is why I was disheartened , learning that the latest porki venture weighs less than 60 tons.

Maybe singha sir can write a summary (in appropriate thread ) the performance of tin cans in all it's varants against asymmetric warfare in Syria.
by shaun
12 Jan 2018 22:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1583
Views: 197272

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

In vishnu som video , the CO of 43AR while talking about mobility , fire power & protection of Arjun compared it with Abrams , Leopards & Merkava ...no tin cans :rotfl:
by shaun
12 Jan 2018 22:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1583
Views: 197272

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

even the crew helmets (mk2) with integrated headphones looks tfta in the above video. 8)
by shaun
11 Jan 2018 22:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Vikramaditya: News and Discussion
Replies: 1441
Views: 51740

Re: INS Vikramaditya: News and Discussion

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since when pilot's name associated with the a/cs they are flying ??
by shaun
10 Jan 2018 00:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 309
Views: 74987

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Austin wrote:Images suggest Pakistan Army may be testing Norinco VT4 MBT

http://www.janes.com/article/76877/imag ... co-vt4-mbt


wish it weighs more than 60 tons but alas!!
by shaun
10 Jan 2018 00:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 95737

Re: Indian IT Industry

I see, then it's a total import, or is there some Indian configuring involved? None of those news outlets is using the name "Cray", for whatever reason. http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/india-building-a-supercomputer-juggernaut/article17363153.ece The as-yet-unnamed machine will be j...
by shaun
09 Jan 2018 23:58
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 95737

Re: Indian IT Industry

Nice, which institute built this. I'm pretty sure it's not CDAC, and it's not imported. So did the IITM( Indian institute of tropical meterology) develop the computer. If so, very impressive, I thought the IITM was only involved in climate analysis, not in building supercomputers. So they 'beat' CD...
by shaun
09 Jan 2018 22:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 2562
Views: 460602

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Team Indus has dropped out of Space Race to place a lander on Moon. Mentioned on NDTV...sad to see another niche private venture bite the dust. Was a long shot for them anyways but somehow up until recently, they managed to stay afloat. Ideally this project could have been sponsored by a few (or on...
by shaun
09 Jan 2018 14:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 210723

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

After 9/11 did Youass put any sanction on saudia, although the maximum number of attackers were saudis . No .
YouAss have multiple powers with multiple interests, running it. We have to extract the maximum from them like (I hate to say ) the porkis.

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