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by Vips
25 Mar 2019 02:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3654
Views: 698612

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

Satellite that will sniff out enemy radars. Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) will launch an advanced electronic intelligence satellite EMISAT, developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), on April 1 that will be used to sniff out enemy radars and for collecting imager...
by Vips
23 Mar 2019 21:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3654
Views: 698612

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

India to launch electronic intelligence satellite on April 1. India on April 1 will launch an electronic intelligence satellite Emisat for the Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) along with 28 third party satellites and also demonstrate its new technologies like three different orbits ...
by Vips
23 Mar 2019 21:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 573
Views: 141258

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

And just think this is their frontline aircraft which is afraid to do a face off against the LCA at a civilian air show :rotfl:
by Vips
23 Mar 2019 01:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 115
Views: 24490

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Rahul bedi mentioned in janes "Manufacturing of the first 36 units is expected to be completed by December, while another 48 guns are set to be delivered in 2020" https://www.janes.com/article/86615/indian-mod-approves-local-production-of-114-dhanush-howitzers I hope the producton figures...
by Vips
22 Mar 2019 21:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2488
Views: 334864

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

S&P BSE SENSEX Index Current : 38,164.61 - Pt. Change : -222.14 - % Change : - 0.58% Market Capitalization of BSE Listed Co. (Rs.Cr.) : 1,48,22,225.30 - $ 1 / I. Rs 68.9925 Market Capitalization of BSE Listed Co. (U S $.) : 2,148.38 Billion P S E Index Current : 38531.87 - Pt. Change : +147.15 ...
by Vips
22 Mar 2019 17:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Radar - Specs & Discussions
Replies: 900
Views: 192294

Re: Radar - Specs & Discussions

Tata Power SED bags Rs 1,200 cr contract from defence ministry. Tata Power Strategic Engineering Division (SED) has bagged a Rs 1,200 crore contract from the defence ministry for supply of ship-borne 3D Air Surveillance Radars. Tata Power SED has signed a deal with the Ministry of Defence to supply...
by Vips
22 Mar 2019 17:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3487
Views: 390824

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

Tata Power SED bags Rs 1,200 cr contract from defence ministry. Tata Power Strategic Engineering Division (SED) has bagged a Rs 1,200 crore contract from the defence ministry for supply of ship-borne 3D Air Surveillance Radars. Tata Power SED has signed a deal with the Ministry of Defence to supply...
by Vips
21 Mar 2019 02:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3110
Views: 425016

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Indian Army targets Pakistan Army with new sniper rifles across Line-of-Control. he Indian Army is learnt to have been targeting the Pakistan Army with state-of-the-art sniper rifles along the Line-of-Control in Jammu and Kashmir. The sniper rifle fire is being directed towards Pakistani posts invo...
by Vips
20 Mar 2019 23:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1196
Views: 232427

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

1971 war hero who helped set up Bangladesh Navy, passes away. The 1971 India-Pakistan war hero, Captain M N Samant Captain M N Samant of the Indian Navy, who helped set up the foundation of the Bangladesh Navy, passed away here on Wednesday following Cardiac arrest, an official said. Captain Samant...
by Vips
20 Mar 2019 17:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 115
Views: 24490

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

In effect, the minimum standoff Bakistan to ensure that its missile corps survives is 100 Km. That is anything <100 Km falls under Pinaka umbrella and a tremendous firepower is brought in few minutes. Everything east of Chenab is toast. Isloo is toast. Wouldnt this just make the pakis bring in the ...
by Vips
20 Mar 2019 03:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3230
Views: 431047

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Background on the bogies of T18 by Sudhanshu Mani in his blog. Also covers transformers and power http://anindecisiveindian.blogspot.com/?m=1# Magical work has been done by an Indian company based in Hyderabad in the field of 3-phase propulsion system. This company has always believed in strong R&a...
by Vips
16 Mar 2019 18:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Autos Thread -2
Replies: 486
Views: 61074

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Imports of Chinese auto parts set to rise as government pushes for electric cars.

Unless we take up manufacturing of electric vehicle parts locally, our trade imbalance with China will increase even more.
by Vips
16 Mar 2019 17:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3654
Views: 698612

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

Don't forget the first payload on the SSLV in July are also two satellites for the Defense forces.
by Vips
16 Mar 2019 06:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 115
Views: 24490

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

The Pinaka system: A formidable addition to India’s weapon systems. The Pinaka is a complete system, with a single Pinaka battery comprising six launcher vehicles, each with 12 rockets; six loader-replenishment vehicles; three replenishment vehicles; two Command Post vehicles with a fire control co...
by Vips
16 Mar 2019 03:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 491
Views: 130578

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

US offers Javelin Anti-Tank Guided Missiles again to India. The Javelin is included in the Defense Technology and Trade Initiative (DTTI) between India and the US, which means that that the US administration is ready to share technology and to co-produce and co-develop future weapon systems in Indi...
by Vips
16 Mar 2019 02:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 491
Views: 130578

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

We are half way through march and no news or Notam info so far for the Nirbhay test that was scheduled for this month.Hope it happens soon.
by Vips
16 Mar 2019 01:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3654
Views: 698612

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

Isro set for next PSLV-C45 launch on April 1. Isro is now set for the launch of Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)-C45 on April 1. This PSLV will be Isro’s first three-orbit mission that will launch satellites in three different orbits. It is set to launch the advanced electronic intelligence sa...
by Vips
16 Mar 2019 00:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2488
Views: 334864

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

It would be good to announce even by a lame duck Indian administration that we will be increasing our defense budget. For the budget due in June, Pakis will make extra provisions even in a very tight economic situation and as a result prices of essential commodities and consumables will go sky high....
by Vips
16 Mar 2019 00:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest
Replies: 227
Views: 42483

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest



One of the ISI/Army 'anal'yst in extra hurry to get 72 hoors meet 72 sex starved mullahs.
by Vips
15 Mar 2019 18:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 1602
Views: 203836

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Turkey or any other country cannot transfer the old F16's to pakistan unless approved by USA.That is not going to happen so easily.
by Vips
14 Mar 2019 20:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2440
Views: 291524

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pakistan fails to secure $3.2 billion UAE oil facility. Cash-strapped Pakistan has failed to secure a $3.2 billion oil on deferred payments facility from the UAE, a media report on Thursday quoted finance minister Asad Umar as saying. The oil facility was part of the $6.2 billion that the United Ar...
by Vips
14 Mar 2019 20:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2488
Views: 334864

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Pakistan fails to secure $3.2 billion UAE oil facility. Cash-strapped Pakistan has failed to secure a $3.2 billion oil on deferred payments facility from the UAE, a media report on Thursday quoted finance minister Asad Umar as saying. The oil facility was part of the $6.2 billion that the United Ar...
by Vips
13 Mar 2019 23:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2440
Views: 291524

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pakistan military eyes key role developing giant copper and gold mine. Pakistan's military is taking a key role in the development of one of the world's biggest untapped copper and gold deposits, which is currently stalled by a multibillion dollar legal wrangle with foreign mining firms, multiple s...
by Vips
13 Mar 2019 18:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 115
Views: 24490

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Pinaka Extended Range Rockets: India Successfully Carried Out 3rd Trial of Guided Missile System in Pokhran. A day after carrying out the successful trials of two extended range rockets using the Pinaka guided missile system, India on Tuesday complete the third successful round of trials. The tests...
by Vips
13 Mar 2019 17:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2440
Views: 291524

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pakistani troops shell LoC trade centre, narrow escape for nearly 400. Nearly 400 people had a narrow escape on Wednesday as Pakistani troops targeted the Trade Facilitation Centre at Chakkan Da Bagh along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Several government civil servants...
by Vips
12 Mar 2019 05:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 115
Views: 24490

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Pinaka guided rockets successfully test fired; All you need to know about this deadly weapon system. The DRDO made Pinaka guided rocket system was on Monday successfully test fired in Rajasthan's Pokhran. Two tests of Pinaka guided extended range rockets were carried out at Pokhran Range, reported ...
by Vips
11 Mar 2019 21:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2440
Views: 291524

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

6 Pakistan Army soldiers hallaled by Indian Army at LOC. Taking a strong action in retaliation to the repeated ceasefire violations by the Pakistan Army, the Indian Army has killed six Pakistani soldiers in the cross-firing at the Line of Control in the Rajouri sector of Jammu and Kashmir in the la...
by Vips
09 Mar 2019 05:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 1602
Views: 203836

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

I have to believe that there were strict ROE given to the SU30 and Mirage pilots and maybe the Mig 21s also. Given the IAF raid into Balakot, Pakistan was humiliated and enraged. i have no idea what the typical SU30 load out is for for air defence mission. But with 12 hardpoints I have to believe t...
by Vips
09 Mar 2019 04:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4575
Views: 773733

Re: Small Arms Thread

by Vips
07 Mar 2019 03:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2440
Views: 291524

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

It needs to be noted that it is Pakistan which is upping the ante at the border instead of the other way round. They fire with small arms, we respond. They move to higher calibre mortar rounds, we responded. They moved to 105 MM artillery, we copy it, they have also brought in the 155 MM heavy guns ...
by Vips
07 Mar 2019 03:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3487
Views: 390824

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

Ordnance Factory looks to revive production of anti-aircraft guns. Ordnance Factory Board is looking to revive the anti-aircraft guns production at its facility in West Bengal. It has also received demand for production of ‘some items’ in the wake of India’s escalating border tension with Pakistan....
by Vips
05 Mar 2019 19:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions
Replies: 1156
Views: 199331

Re: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions

93 Per Cent Households In Rural India Have Access To Toilets. The government said since its launch in October 2014, the Swachh Bharat Mission has changed the behaviour of hundreds of millions of people with respect to toilet access and usage. "500 million people have stopped defecating in the ...
by Vips
04 Mar 2019 18:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3110
Views: 425016

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Electronic surveillance of Indo-Bangla border to begin Tuesday. A "highly porous" riverine section of the Indo-Bangladesh border in Assam will be put under electronic surveillance from Tuesday in a bid to check illegal immigration and smuggling of arms, ammunition, drugs and cattle, the U...
by Vips
04 Mar 2019 18:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1422
Views: 176184

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

India, Russia to ink $3 billion nuclear submarine deal this week. India is set to sign a $3-billion deal with Russia this week to lease another nuclear attack submarine that will be customised and fitted with indigenous communications systems and sensors. The deal for the Akula class submarine — du...
by Vips
02 Mar 2019 19:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2440
Views: 291524

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

US seeks information on potential misuse of F-16 by Pakistan. While the exact details of the restrictions were discussed in a closed-door session, and thus remains classified, Miller then broadly outlined some of the restrictions, which he said were over a "dozen new and unprecedented elements...
by Vips
02 Mar 2019 18:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2440
Views: 291524

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman not the first to shoot down Pakistani F-16. It was Pakistan Air Force that did it. :lol: While Wg Cdr Abhinandan's shootdown of the F-16 is another story, it wasn't the first time a Pakistani F-16 has been shot down. That distinction goes to the Pakistan Air Forc...

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