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by SajeevJino
19 Sep 2019 19:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 420
Views: 103133

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

I think many of you came across by seeing this article in duttar , But, wondering why BRF not commented on it Indian Air Force should drop its plan to make more Tejas Mark-2s & focus on AMCA fighter jets https://theprint.in/opinion/indian-air-force-should-drop-its-plan-to-make-more-tejas-mark-2s...
by SajeevJino
04 Sep 2019 12:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3366
Views: 518936

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

Please don't make silly posts and take down the quality of the forum. The IAF Su-30 MKI's field the Litening G4, and can also deploy Kh-29 L/T, KAB-500/1500, Griffin, Kh-59ME, and soon the Brahmos, SPICE as well. Please wake me up , when this happens , lets see if we have options to strike Bahawalp...
by SajeevJino
04 Sep 2019 12:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3366
Views: 518936

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

chest beating sucks, bring the Singaporean F16 and train with Su 30 MKI in BVR fight, then give me some results, Might want to educate yourself. The MKIs have been flying against F-16s, Mirage 2000s, Rafales, F-15s, Tornados and even EF in BVR for many years now. https://hushkit.net/2019/07/20/flyi...
by SajeevJino
04 Sep 2019 12:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3366
Views: 518936

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

chest beating sucks, bring the Singaporean F16 and train with Su 30 MKI in BVR fight, then give me some results, All BVR training exercise are limited because they decide on the detection range which is constant for both , You can really BVR train with a Foreign Country nor would you want to revel ...
by SajeevJino
04 Sep 2019 12:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3366
Views: 518936

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

Then why would the IAF agree to buy only 12 more Su-30 MKIs? Here a SU-30MKI is better than upgraded M2K in both WVR and BVR!!! They like the under-powered Jags? Parrikar had asked similar questions as to why not Su-30MKIs instead of MMRCA. Main reason seems to be operational costs, both manpower a...
by SajeevJino
04 Sep 2019 12:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3366
Views: 518936

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

Makes sense to be honest. Then why would the IAF agree to buy only 12 more Su-30 MKIs? Here a SU-30MKI is better than upgraded M2K in both WVR and BVR!!! They like the under-powered Jags? Sir jee, are we going to fight as North vs South , as north takes the Mirage and South take the MKI Don't we pl...
by SajeevJino
04 Sep 2019 12:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3366
Views: 518936

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

Saw this on twitter : @Wolfpack071 In DACT exercises between IAF Su-30 MKIs and upgraded Mirage 2000-5 Mk2; Su-30 still has an upper hand with 1.41:1 kill ratio in BVR combat & 1.94:1 kill ratio in WVR combat. https://twitter.com/Wolfpack071/status/1166933985819164672 chest beating sucks, bring...
by SajeevJino
04 Sep 2019 12:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4340
Views: 723246

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

pointless rant deleted

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Warning already issued to poster for other rants on another thread.
by SajeevJino
25 Nov 2018 12:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 2063
Views: 456878

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

GSL yet to finalize the foreign contractor , Korean or Italian

well the RFP is out, last update is Oct 19

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-ne ... p4n1H.html
by SajeevJino
25 Nov 2018 10:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 2063
Views: 456878

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

Its clearly the Russians took around $1.5 billion for 2 ships and GSL gonna sue another $2 billion from Govt for building two more Talwars, thats it again check out the price and weapon suite for P17A and Shivaliks , Talwars not even comes close to it yet many here want to save the Russian face here,
by SajeevJino
24 Nov 2018 10:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 2063
Views: 456878

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

I've no idea why we signed that Talwar deal, its okay to buy those Talwars for 8000cr and another 1000 cr for Engines from Ukraine, But why we spend another 3500 cr for know how to build and pays another 13,000 cr to GSL for two more Talwars , Here is a rough calculation according to inputs from ToI...
by SajeevJino
09 Aug 2017 12:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 864782

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Indian Navy to purchase hundreds of anti-ship missiles https://sputniknews.com/military/201708081056285402-india-anti-ship-missiles/ Another variety of AShM, earlier once I heard the Navy looking for the Norwegian NSM for coastal batteries which were replaced by soviet made Rubezh ( no idea they we...
by SajeevJino
09 Aug 2017 12:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 3562
Views: 768408

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

The 12 naval jaguars got el2032 and derby Not sure about the Derby for Jaguar IM, early 2014 we bought 300+ ASRAAM from UK to mount on Jaguar( no idea those for IM or IS ) - http://www.livemint.com/Politics/xHoQvHsQfyUtfYerKwVHxN/India-UK-sign-deals-worth-370-million.html Well I think those EL/M 20...
by SajeevJino
08 Aug 2017 13:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 3562
Views: 768408

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

As per CAG we have 117 Jaguar roughly 6 Squadron , If they AESA it and do a DARIN 3 upgrade then we might well start building new airframe for Jaguar , HAL has Lic prod for this fighter Well as per vkthakur, only 58 gets EL/M 2052 Only 58 Jaguars are being fitted with the ELTA AESA - https://twitte...
by SajeevJino
25 Jul 2017 12:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 864782

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Ultra Electronics wins Indian navy contract https://www.digitallook.com/news/news-and-announcements/ultra-electronics-wins-indian-navy-contract--2782972.html https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=czHvJx9zoyE#t=78.442601 This what we going to buy, Sea Sentor systems, unknown numbers and unknown value Any ...
by SajeevJino
25 Jul 2017 11:49
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 440680

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

Not sure why we need such heavy calibre main gun in a "light" tank. Won't the turret itself weigh tonnes ? Even a BMP can fire ATGMs these days. So, it might be better investing in very cheap ATGMs and equipping these tankettes with a couple of dozen of them. And maybe a 30mm gun to attac...
by SajeevJino
23 Jul 2017 13:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 2713
Views: 436808

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

Will someone reply to Shiv that the additional Mirage 2000 considered late 80s, mid 90s, post Kargil, would have left no money for anything else, and the French killed the market by 1. High Price and 2. Lack of ToT. His beloved IAF officer should realize that better than crying like a child for the...
by SajeevJino
23 Jul 2017 12:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: OFB, MoD Companies Discussion Thread
Replies: 218
Views: 39471

Re: OFB, MoD Companies Discussion Thread

The report also states the big cap in 30mm ammo shortage, which used in BMP 2 IFV The 30mm fires both Armor piercing and High explosive shells, From April 2013 to Dec 2016 values AP Shells - target was - 1.73 million - issued - 1.10 million, avg production per year around 3.5 million, Necessity is a...
by SajeevJino
23 Jul 2017 12:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: OFB, MoD Companies Discussion Thread
Replies: 218
Views: 39471

Re: OFB, MoD Companies Discussion Thread

The CAG report on OFB annual production is fascinating. Despite all the screams about shortages, the target for 155MM is 50k/year. I30MM meet the target in 2015, slowed down last year. No numbers on 105, which is the most used. The most interesting is tank rounds. The target is zero for 125MM sabot...
by SajeevJino
20 Jul 2017 11:43
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1121352

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions-May 2017

HTT-40 is not an acceptable choice. It is indian designed. Only imports will do. I think it was discussed earlier sometime too, Why not HAL shown a plastic model of HTT 40 with Four missiles, err Let alone the Plastic model, let them get the FOC and complete the Air force trainer order first, later...
by SajeevJino
19 Jul 2017 11:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 765128

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

just on mind, Is RWR can alert the pilot about the BVR approaching, Since BVR too emit radar frequency
by SajeevJino
19 Jul 2017 11:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 765128

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

http://trishul-trident.blogspot.in/2013/10/ Here is a troves of info about MAWS and RWR equipements in IAF inventroy Interestingly our Dhruv WSI/Rudra has MAWS :lol: But till now the so called Su 30 MKI doesnt't have these MAWS system, But they have RWR, The Super MKI upgrade was proposed to get D/C...
by SajeevJino
11 Jul 2017 15:28
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1121352

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions-May 2017

Time to dump the Maitri project and Embrace qrsam as the new trishul. good idea, I think GOI may already wasted few millions on Maitri Its better pour the funds to new SR SAM ( well I'm not take this QR SAM ) And fine tune the system Any idea about the P 15B destroyers loadout, I think the AD suite...
by SajeevJino
11 Jul 2017 15:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 765128

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

Yes. I was also wondering about Python integration. I think its just matter of time. Wiki on Python 5: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Python_(missile) Considering the Derby which is a bigger derivative of the Python was already successfully flown form LCA, it could be a pylon/location issue. Its muc...
by SajeevJino
05 Jul 2017 10:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 4003
Views: 620498

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

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I know a colonel, who told us in a discussion they used Mauser SP 66 on Siachin fronts,

in above report Lt.Gen didn't mentioned about the procurement of Mausers
by SajeevJino
05 Jul 2017 10:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion
Replies: 2532
Views: 258896

Re: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion

Our known Yusuf jee gets a chance to speak on i24, here is the discussion link

http://www.i24news.tv/en/tv/replay/news/x5si32k
by SajeevJino
03 Jul 2017 14:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 2713
Views: 436808

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

https://www.livefistdefence.com/2017/07/14696.html 10 Reasons Why The Indian Rafale Is Evolution Itself by *roor Hasimra AFB seems really very bad in shape, they going to pour massive amount of $ to modernise the base alone, It's better if the erect one more 2500m runway, the lone runway has only t...
by SajeevJino
28 Jun 2017 14:09
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1121352

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions-May 2017

:P We have no. of Ballistic missile, But I don't think so, they will see combat in case of Chinese or Pakistan or twin front war, Since Ballistic missiles are considered as nuke missiles, So mostly none of them will fire those Ballistic missile, our side not even those Pritivi or Prahaar whatever. m...
by SajeevJino
22 Jun 2017 12:38
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1121352

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions-May 2017

. Our DRDO is master when comes to Ballistic missile ...But almost all based on same base model, we have tons of Ballistic missile series But what the military need is large number of Cruise missiles, where DRDO not even have single line up for that DRDO brings whatever model's and whatever number o...
by SajeevJino
22 Jun 2017 12:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 2713
Views: 436808

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

well...history going to be repeat maybe

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by SajeevJino
25 May 2017 12:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2812
Views: 451393

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

₹60,000-crore P-75 (I) submarine programme under which six Scorpene-class submarines are being built. The foreign OEMs involved in this programme are France’s DCNS and German defence major ThyssenKrupp. The SPs that will be enlisted for this particular project are Reliance Defence and L&T. so e...
by SajeevJino
10 May 2017 11:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 3014
Views: 277774

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

front Closeup ....that IRST

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by SajeevJino
08 May 2017 13:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3439
Views: 560821

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Now, some views are emerging that this is an old video, so one Cannot really say. Major Gaurav Arya‏@majorgauravarya Replying to @Antevasin10 @shilpitewari This video is less than 48 hours old. I don't know why people "think" it's an old video. It comes from army sources. some replies in ...
by SajeevJino
08 May 2017 13:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3439
Views: 560821

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Manu Pubby‏Verified account @manupubby_ET 2h2 hours ago Manu Pubby Retweeted Ravijot Singh Army sources: this video was shot in April. Not linked to the mutilation incident. (that retaliation is pending) April is not that much old :D :D The spread is too less ie to say that the shelling is too accu...
by SajeevJino
08 May 2017 11:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3439
Views: 560821

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

got the video last night from a retied col, what I assume first its a wire guided missile either Konkrus or Milan, I feel it could be Milan which followed by heavy mortars, in the video we can't' see shells, so no tank direct fire or RCL rounds ...high trajectory so it could be mortar, we can hear t...
by SajeevJino
02 May 2017 11:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3439
Views: 560821

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Government gives Army free hand to avenge Pakistan's mutilation act: Sources Chapter 1 India's retaliation SOP [Sequence mode On ] Attack Happens, IA suffers causality, Govt give free hands to IA to dealt with the incident, Action Ends, Hands tied again [Sequence mode on ] waiting for the same to r...
by SajeevJino
01 May 2017 16:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3439
Views: 560821

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

So whats next, we have to continue beating the war drums well atleast we can see some netizens comes front and speak something, because the bodies were mutilated, otherwise they not even come, same goes to the Political leadership, I sure these political shits don't have any balls, they all same eit...
by SajeevJino
30 Apr 2017 11:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 3562
Views: 768408

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

a high-level source familiar with the developments told this newspaper.


Defense news redirects Asian age, Asian age redirects high level source


Amen
by SajeevJino
22 Apr 2017 13:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 763057

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

By 2030, India could become fully self-sufficient on air-delivered AAM and PGMs. ⋅  Long Range Glide Bombs (LRGBs) 30km/100km (125 Kg and 500 Kg) -> 1000/year planned; replace Kh-29, KAB-500, Paveway-2, Griffin-3 LGB, SPICE-2000, AASM ⋅  600-kg ASM (NGARM, AShM, ASM) -> 1000+ un...
by SajeevJino
02 Nov 2016 21:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 763057

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

some from Saurav Jha MBDA's PARS 3LR along with the SPIKE LR was shortlisted to arm armed variants of the HAL ALH family. A twin launcher that would allow the HAL Rudra to field the PARS 3LR was specifically developed by MBDA & an Indian SME. I think PARS 3LR ATGMs would have been ordered to arm...

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