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by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 04:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1793
Views: 252650

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Is there any scope of increase in orders?
The current orbat is
T90: ~1650
T72: ~2400
BMP2: ~2700
Arjun Mk1: 124

I hope T72s are progressively converted to Arjun.
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 01:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Vayu Shakti 2019
Replies: 59
Views: 5504

Re: Vayu Shakti 2019

Another surprise was Target #12 and #13 obliterated by Hawks!!! That means in a pinch can use the Hawks after air superiority. just want the unwashed to tremble. To add to your point, they will not have air cover for a good chunk as they would like to protect some of their assets for "nuke del...
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 01:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Iran News and Discussions
Replies: 3035
Views: 216151

Re: Iran News and Discussions

^^Just in case anyone really thinks Iran as a great friend of ours, the 2017-18 sermon on kashmir and the blast on israeli embassy staffer in delhi should be given
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 01:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1923
Views: 238971

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

^^sorry I cant understand why are we discussing our missile ranges vis a vis china in UK thread, in a country, that gives aid to us and we use that aid to launch mars rockets instead of building toilets
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 01:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

^ramana sir, i too had similar thoughts. This is beyond paki tactically brilliance comprehension. But I and wondering if it is SD or whotus or the deep state. I put my money on the devious ways of WH rather than SD that is too pro china. Personally speaking Indian presence is becoming more and more ...
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 01:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

Xposting from Pulwama attack thread https://forums.bharat-rakshak.com/posting.php?f=3&p=2321755 sometimes i think this is reverse thucidyde trap by pakis or thucidydes by the chinese. Pakis because if they dont act now, things will get progressively more difficult to move India. better let the s...
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 01:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

^^ramana sir, i too had similar thoughts. This is beyond paki tactically brilliance comprehension. But I and wondering if it is SD or whotus or the deep state. I put my money on the devious ways of WH rather than SD that is too pro china. Personally speaking Indian presence is becoming more and more...
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 00:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

after the MBS visit, i think at least one of the party is hugely delusional, either it is us or it is the pakis. He is not coming to India, pakis treating as if Indians are not going to do anything. China reacting in usual platitude and modi sounding more and more ominous. What's brewing. Like our I...
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 00:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1793
Views: 252650

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

^^is there any clarity on the numbers?
by ArjunPandit
19 Feb 2019 00:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

The personnel involved need not represent goi either officially or metaphysically,a private venture can subvert that particular judgment, after all the gods created non state actors for a reason... oh so you took non state actor theory quite literally and took it to another extreme. I had too in my...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 22:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1793
Views: 252650

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

^^IMHO arjun was always a harder nut to crack. We still havent seen the levels of Arjun that Tejas has seen. But this is a good start
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 21:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

^^syam request you to please refrain from this kind of self flagellation or inciting messages
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 21:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

^^why lch when even simple flamethrower or rpgs or bmp if it can reach will do the job. the point is to flatten. Unfortunately, according to some the hold the families hostage. there is enough proof of it in movies like mission kashmir. If Lakshya starrer preity zinta has shown it must be true.
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 21:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1793
Views: 252650

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

I humbly apologize to the forum for being too harsh on her in Rafale forum. She has done part of the miracle. This is a good start, Devi ko sashtang pranam. I hope my sins are expunged from my records on the BRF memory henceforth.
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 21:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

Just to bring some cheer to the really pregnant mood of the group https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/the-man-who-interrogated-masood-azhar-remembers-when-he-sang-like-a-canary/articleshow/68041543.cms “I had never been slapped by my father, but for the first time in my life an Army ja...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 20:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

Chinese state media reported that stop blaming Pakistan and China for terror attack. Show the proofs first. Guys do we have any pride or not. Why can't we close relations with both of them. Chinese are even worse enemy for us. We should stop this diplomatic stuff now. Let us call enemy as enemy. No...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 20:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

You do realize that is chemical/biological warfare. yes, it would be a sad incident but living in the giant dumpsters they call cities are already ripe for some outbreak,who would know what is what, i am merely proposing to throw some other potent stuff in the mix. as much as i want it to be done f...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 20:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

sometimes i think this is reverse thucidyde trap by pakis or thucidydes by the chinese. Pakis because if they dont act now, things will get progressively more difficult to move India. better let the steam off now than the pressure cooker blasting with a 40 sqnd airforce full of Su30, Tejas, Mig and ...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 20:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

^^this is a very interesting perspective. However, at that time this part was sparsely populated.Hardly any institutions and population due to the terrain. The rabbit like breeding has this area see a true population explosion. Hussain haqqani on twitter shared that pakis have grown in last 30 years...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 20:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

CHetak sir, I very well know this having worked in similar fields for almost a decade and half. Yes the sequence was haphazard, but that does not matter until we are going into "time to" kind of problems. You mention the constraint of the approach in your response "sufficient data bei...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 18:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

not a guru, but this is a good suggestion. i think people who need to know the hot beds of terrorism know it already. You can prepare a ready reckoner, by mapping incidents in last few years. That said, the interconnectedness is not st fwd. 1. The terrorist is from one district, 2. attacks are carri...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 17:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2392
Views: 408277

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

^^somone who was on BRF had an interesting tweet, "pakistan does not know, what forces they've set in motion". This is one of manifestation. I still remember the attitude of NIT Srinagar guys showing their ugly face. At some point or other we have to face them. Now may not be a bad time. I...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 17:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

Arjun thanks for understanding. I am only a messenger in that I am seeing attitudes change and noting it. Perhaps, having all this out in the open will knock some sense into the heads of those who champion the death of Indian troops, yet want Indian dole. The only good thing i see is that they dont...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 17:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3725
Views: 796362

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

^^this is my understanding, IR, ramamna and JayZ guru can correct me, 1. even if no.s are increased today, by the time they come, MK2 will going in for production. Saving themselves the hassle of upgrades later on. If the Mk2 gets delayed, they can obviously keep on absorbing Mk2s 2. In case a pliab...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 17:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

Burkha dutt gone mad, posting nudes on her twitter page. Really don't how to 'decode' this new turn of events. Unfortunately, you can't unsee that. That said, it has been hacked by some who wants to "bhatkao our kashmiri naujawans" or may be show them what awaits them after blowing themse...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 17:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

Karan sir, Thanks for clarification. I agree with every word you say. I think your words should be printed out and kept as a reference. Honestly, many including myself are incensed and outraged at people especially Kashmiri Ms celebrating at the gruesome martyrdom of our jawans and playing their lib...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 16:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3144
Views: 404683

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

^^just curious if these HSRs also have a direct/indirect bearing on our military abilities or they are just for us civvies?
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 16:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Vayu Shakti 2019
Replies: 59
Views: 5504

Re: Vayu Shakti 2019

ramana wrote:I Would say it's still a hit.

That was the same thing said during the live telecast, that had it been a larger target, it would have been a hit. Your words add to assurance. skeptics should wait for the post facto analysis if it comes out of IAF
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 16:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3725
Views: 796362

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

One thing is for sure, IAF has full weight behind it. I've noted for last 2-3 tejas beeing talked in same breath as su30 1. IAF ads 2. IAF posters in WAC HQ 3. Vayushakti announcements So why dont they increase the size of the order... Let them out their money where their mouth is... May be they kn...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 16:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

Like a gujju bhai: Maximum damage, minimum casualties/cost
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 16:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

Gen Hasnains options for Indias response. Please especially focus on the military options. While his logic of appeasing the Kashmiris may be sound from the tactical part of securing the hinterland, I fear he completely misunderstands how frustrated the average Indian is with rabid Kashmiris who wan...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 16:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

for starters the Govt can do away with Art 35A and Art 370. I think this govt is into epsilon incremental steps. While we do see screws being tightened everytime, the pace is glacial as compared to many patient BRFiters. I dont know what's the reason. May be it's the slow water warming to kill the ...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 16:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

^^why do we think that it has not been done already?
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 12:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3725
Views: 796362

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

I may be wrong on this, but
1. To get more n of mirage rafale
2. This will be taken as much as is produced
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 05:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3725
Views: 796362

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

One thing is for sure, IAF has full weight behind it. I've noted for last 2-3 tejas beeing talked in same breath as su30
1. IAF ads
2. IAF posters in WAC HQ
3. Vayushakti announcements
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 05:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

now that we've talked about paki's western border, i havent heard much from putin. But then even if I hear, i wont understand russian, cyrrilic or even tajik
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 04:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 117
Views: 8701

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

Just checked the maps to see what is involved. Had no idea that Iran has such a nice north-south border with Afghanistan, I thought it was all east-west border. A nice country ride from Zahedan towards Quetta along the border but on the Afghan side (of course by invitation of the Afghan guvrmand!) ...
by ArjunPandit
18 Feb 2019 04:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 1321
Views: 71865

Re: Pulwama Attack

Guys, I maybe wrong,.... why are we so worried about what western media is reporting. But now that you have asked, entire white west has more domestic problems to face at home than look the third world. US has emergency/wall, uk has brexshit going on, rest of the europe (the one that matters) have ...

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