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by kurup
18 Mar 2019 18:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 483
Views: 127264

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Karthik S wrote:
kurup wrote:Nirbhay Test scheduled for next week ( March 18/19/20 )

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1106877919484219393


Any updates on the test today?


No updates yet.
by kurup
09 Feb 2019 10:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 483
Views: 127264

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

AS happy as I am with this tests, I am not sure if the ramjet was employed or not. Same thought here. Official PIB report indicates the tests wer not meant to validate the ramjet motor. But that doesnt mean they were not fired. Its only logical to fire the ramjet once validation of the internal boo...
by kurup
15 Jan 2019 16:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 483
Views: 127264

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Another 150 km range missile test scheduled from ITR on 19 January ,

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1085126116837187585
by kurup
29 Dec 2018 11:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 483
Views: 127264

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

SLBM test scheduled on 04/05/06 Jan 2019 off the coast of Vizag , Range ~ 3000 km ,

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1078892500876546048
by kurup
29 Dec 2018 11:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant: News & Discussion
Replies: 321
Views: 69758

Re: INS Arihant: News & Discussion

I have a harami link guru's, mods please remove the link if inappropriate. Can someone ID the ship : https://defence.pk/pdf/attachments/47575587_795588550796007_5290262817943846912_o-jpg.529290/ https://defence.pk/pdf/attachments/47680017_795588657462663_1017100181847408640_o-jpg.529291/ My fear is...
by kurup
31 Oct 2018 12:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Missile test on Nov 03/04 , Range ~ 350 km , Entire warning area over BoB ,

Image

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1057515904513331201
by kurup
27 Oct 2018 12:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

600+ km range warning issued for missile test from Kalam Island on 30/31 October

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1056074199536558080
by kurup
27 Sep 2018 15:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

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

Actually we are on a race with Israel ( a private firm in collaboration with Israeli space agency) to become the fourth country to soft land on moon .
by kurup
23 Sep 2018 09:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

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

Why Gujarat ?? The proposed the launch pad in TN will be better .... It will increase the payload of SSLV further SSLV is mostly for SSO satellites. L aunch of SSO satellites is "cheaper" (or its payload capacity increases for a given unit of 'rocket') as one goes higher in latitude. Best...
by kurup
22 Sep 2018 18:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

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

^^^ Why would the location make a difference to the payload? As far as I can see, the launches from Guj. or TN would be in a polar orbit, since there is land on the eastern side (for both locations). For polar orbits, I dont think proximity to equator matters, does it? Earth's rotational push is us...
by kurup
22 Sep 2018 14:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

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

ISRO setting up launch pad for Gaganyaan mission https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/isro-setting-up-launch-pad-for-gaganyaan-mission/article25010147.ece The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is setting up a third launch pad at Sriharikota to undertake the Gaganyaan manned space flight p...
by kurup
22 Sep 2018 12:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

120km range experimental flight test scheduled on 25 Sep ......... https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1043391581489836033 450 km range missile test from 26 to 28 september, interesting trajectory ............ https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1043392434145619968 https://i.postimg.cc/J0SZ1L1y/pral-1...
by kurup
17 Sep 2018 19:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Two missile test warning issued from Sep 20 to 23 ,

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1041686627947409408

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1041687164440928256

The first one could be Pralay and second one looks like Air Launched (Both my guesses).
by kurup
14 Sep 2018 10:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

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

Rahul M wrote:an ISRO gent displayed a few second clip of video tracking at a conference recently. so consider it official.


Any link for that clip ?
by kurup
12 Sep 2018 11:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

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

PSLV launch scheduled from Sep 16 to 18 . ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ BAY OF BENGAL AND INDIAN OCEAN (.) CHARTS 32 33 313 356 INT 70 71 (.) PSLV LAUNCH SCHEDULED FROM 16 – 18 SEP 18 FROM 1615 - 2015 UT...
by kurup
11 Sep 2018 16:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

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

IIRC I have read somewhere that Indian Satellites also have Video tracking capability , just like Russians and Chinese demonstarted .

Does anybody have any source to prove it ??
by kurup
12 Aug 2018 18:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

60 km range test on 16/17 Aug ... My guess is Pinaka ,

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1028621976837873664
by kurup
12 Aug 2018 11:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

ISRO to test reusable launch vehicle soon BENGALURU: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will soon carry out another major test for its reusable launch vehicle (RLV) in which the vehicle will be flown to a height of 3 km by a helicopter and let free to land autonomously at an airstrip in ...
by kurup
11 Aug 2018 19:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3650
Views: 697074

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

prasannasimha wrote:LEX Eexperiment is being planned in the next 6 months and will be at Challekere


WIll it be a full scale model ?? Orbital or Sub-orbital ??
by kurup
05 Aug 2018 16:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

650 km range missile test off coast of Vizag from 9 to 11 ...... could be either ship or sub launched ,

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1026059548568604674
by kurup
15 Jul 2018 11:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

300+km range missile test scheduled for 16/17 July ,

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1017773406782013440
by kurup
03 Jun 2018 11:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

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The warning was for just 3000km .
by kurup
03 Jun 2018 11:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/998559244747091968 I don't think we get anything like this during mentioned time line. but recent SFDR can be that test That test was postponed and the new date coincide with that of SFDR test ...... range was for 50km ... so its safe to assume that ramjet was not...
by kurup
01 Jun 2018 19:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

3000km range missile test from ITR on 3rd or 4th June ,

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/1002538995656429568
by kurup
22 May 2018 18:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Todays Gujarati daily Gujarat Samachar is reporting on its front page, that the Brahmos tested yesterday is capable of 800 Km range. Don't know if it is DDM, that the Brahmos is potentially going to have its range enhanced to 800 Kms or that the modifications have already been carried out to increa...
by kurup
21 May 2018 19:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Todays B'mos test from ITR .... approx range ~ 300 km

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/998553717476548608
by kurup
21 May 2018 19:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Missile test from Navy Ship .... approx range ~ 700 km

Interesting trajectory .

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/998554245237374978
by kurup
21 May 2018 19:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1022967

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Experimental flight trial from ITR .... approx range ~ 50 km

https://twitter.com/kurup89/status/998559244747091968

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