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by Ajay K
24 Apr 2010 08:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA news and discussion
Replies: 2899
Views: 776146

Re: LCA news and discussion

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_o_no4M2xEPY/S ... 766261.JPG

Folks, not sure if its a timing issue but the front undercarriage doors close pretty late into the take off compared to the rear one. Looks and makes it look ugly during take off.
by Ajay K
09 Apr 2010 11:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 3861
Views: 872725

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

Kartik Post subject: Re: MRCA News and Discussion Carl_T wrote: Why does the Typhoon always seem to have a dark blemish on the fuselage over the wing? it must be some exhaust from some internal system..hot gases can discolour the paint. Why does the Typhoon always seem to have a dark blemish on the...
by Ajay K
08 Mar 2010 23:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CT & COIN Operations in India: News, Images and Discussion
Replies: 2408
Views: 385118

Re: CT and COIN operations in India: News, Images and Discussion

42 RR and other RR units in J&K need to S.W.A.T movie ASAP. Important before their next deployment!!
by Ajay K
28 Feb 2010 18:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4059
Views: 722328

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Folks, its official now that Garuds are glorified body guards of the IAF !!
Like the black cats guard our babus.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBm2fTbmBbc

:lol:
by Ajay K
30 Jan 2010 15:44
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: PAK-FA Thread - First flight
Replies: 495
Views: 178697

Re: PAK-FA Thread - First flight

The PAK-FA is more like a MKI with internal weapons bay, all sharp corners to make it stealth. Sukhoi company can now earn hard money selling this beauty rather than SU-30s.
by Ajay K
23 Jan 2010 10:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 3260
Views: 576756

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

Folks, the irony remains that the armed forces will never get the best in class weapon systems. Its the babu's choice which the country has to reconcile with.
by Ajay K
03 Sep 2009 20:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2587
Views: 334991

Re: Military Flight Safety

The Dorniers were also used in the search. But it took visual clue using chetak to spot?
by Ajay K
31 Aug 2009 10:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 2969
Views: 372225

Re: International Military Discussion

Folks, Burmese Nuclear (weapons?) program is thriving and here is some info about the second reactor being build with Russian (?) aid.

http://www.armscontrolwonk.com/2412/oconnor-on-the-bob
by Ajay K
04 Aug 2009 11:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA news and discussion
Replies: 2899
Views: 776146

Re: LCA news and discussion

Vikram_S Post subject: Re: LCA news and discussionPosted: 02 Aug 2009 09:01 pm BRFite Sir The paper is not available on the web but should be available via scientific publishing houses. Normally what happens is these papers are collated and published as meeting/conference proceedings.......... I wo...
by Ajay K
02 Aug 2009 07:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA news and discussion
Replies: 437
Views: 23907

Re: LCA news and discussion

Vikram_S Post subject: Re: LCA news and discussionPosted: 01 Aug 2009 02:10 pm BRFite Joined: 05 Oct 2008 06:19 pm Posts: 349 ^^ This rant above lowers the quality of any forum. Amount of real information = zero. Incorrect stomach bile and acid = 100. Reality is that kaveri exists and GTRE has done...
by Ajay K
01 Aug 2009 19:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA news and discussion
Replies: 437
Views: 23907

Re: LCA news and discussion

I second you Narayanji, GTRE is squarely to be blamed for the failure of the Kaveri engine project. I remember some so called scientists from the same unit were busy show casing the CAD and CFD modeling done in the project quizing the software vendor whether it could do this, that instead of rolling...
by Ajay K
29 Jul 2009 17:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3957
Views: 850758

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

Internal weapons bay on Su-30.
http://www.forceindia.net/images/cover-4.jpg
by Ajay K
28 Jul 2009 16:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 361
Views: 23973

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Kailash Why should a company/country be blacklisted for the bribery done by few key persons? ..................................................................................................................... Very true that only middle men/companies involved should be blacklisted not the arm prod...
by Ajay K
05 Jul 2009 21:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 317
Views: 20853

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

Kersi D But lot of other fellas operate the Hornet, e.g. Switzerland, Spain, Canada, Finland, Kuwait, Malaysia etc. But SH is a different airplane altogether. Tilak Post subject: Re: MRCA News and Discussion IAI forced out of Indian fighter jet bid By YAAKOV KATZ Uncle Sam seems to be toeing our go...
by Ajay K
01 Jul 2009 16:38
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forums Feedback
Replies: 1566
Views: 172864

Re: Site Suggestions & Forum Feedback

Admins, do we need to showcase space assets of IAF?
by Ajay K
27 Jun 2009 20:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3957
Views: 850758

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

JaiS Post subject: Re: Su-30: News and Discussion Nothing new, but just for the records. Russia doing well at Le Bourget Quote: Irkut Corp. has already shipped an estimated 40 Su-30 MK jets to India and if the talks on modernizing the Su-30MKI are a success, the plane will also be capable of carryi...
by Ajay K
23 Jun 2009 01:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 317
Views: 20853

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

Folks, wish we do not go in for the Mig-35 as MRCA as we would need services of Col Terrence Fornof (Remember his comments on the Su-30 MKI participating in the Red Flags) to teach us how to fly them. :lol:
by Ajay K
22 Jun 2009 17:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Multimedia - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 2154
Views: 351076

Re: Military Multimedia Content

Folks, came across the video of LRRP(Long Range Reconnaissance Patrol) units of SL Army. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2x_spUVgEFs Also the mentors US Army(Rangers) LRRP units used in Vietnam. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dSRFMnBXiC4&feature=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LFUS-0jFju4&...
by Ajay K
14 Jun 2009 10:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 388
Views: 27380

Re: Indian Military Aviation

RaviBg Post subject: Re: Indian Military Aviation Among 13 dead in IAF crash: pilot back from vacation, 24-yr-old on his first posting Singha said two villagers who claimed they saw the aircraft exploding in mid-air accompanied the search party. Debris was strewn over a large area in thick forest. ...
by Ajay K
25 May 2009 22:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA news and discussion
Replies: 437
Views: 23907

Re: LCA news and discussion

marimuthu
Post subject: Re: LCA news and discussion

^^^It does not look like tejas at all.
^^^It does not look like tejas at all.



Yeap, its Chinna thambi (M2K) and Mirage III (?).
by Ajay K
04 May 2009 16:36
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3957
Views: 850758

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

Folks, the second pilot/weapons operator on the SU-30 is at risk of being hit against the canopy during ejection.
If the canopy release is not clean the second pilot's ejection seat will hit against the frame.
by Ajay K
24 Apr 2009 16:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 395
Views: 226387

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

Any details of air-ground role enhancements of Mig-35? Either navigational or targeting. I have not seen the Mig-35 deliver any ground attack ordinance.
by Ajay K
22 Apr 2009 17:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 519
Views: 31319

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

A krish Post subject: Re: Indian Space Program DiscussionPosted: 20 Apr 2009 08:16 am BRFite Joined: 25 Nov 2008 03:13 pm Posts: 207 Ajay K wrote: Is it(RISAT-2?) in a Geo synchronous orbit? It needs to be parked on the LoC along Puki land border. Atleast some relief to sniff out rats who slip in. ...
by Ajay K
22 Apr 2009 16:16
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 359
Views: 36232

Re: International Military Discussion

Sri Lankan army is effectively using UAV in the ongoing war against LTTE.

UAV
by Ajay K
21 Apr 2009 14:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 395
Views: 226387

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

At the time of AJT selection, uncle offered us the T-38 assembly line with complete TOT but we opted for Hawk instead. I feel that no matter what uncle offers we would not fall for it. :roll:
by Ajay K
20 Apr 2009 12:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 519
Views: 31319

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

Is it(RISAT-2?) in a Geo synchronous orbit? It needs to be parked on the LoC along Puki land border.
Atleast some relief to sniff out rats who slip in.
May be we need one just for BSF and IA dedicated on LoC along Puki border.
by Ajay K
17 Apr 2009 11:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 388
Views: 27380

Re: Indian Military Aviation

French were giving all the goodies to Puki while milking us. Time to set things rite and think Mig-35 or F-16IN would win the race again its more of a political decision. The dark horse being Typhoon although IAF like SH and Grippen in that order.
by Ajay K
14 Apr 2009 18:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy and International Anti-Piracy Ops
Replies: 1192
Views: 195286

Re: Indian Navy and International Anti-Piracy Ops

Folks, the last operation Marcos were involved the pirate vessel was shelled. No action. Compare that with the SEAL team surgical job. At the onset it would appear to be a simple sniper shot but how much of intel gathering and pursuit would have gone into it. Regarding Kandahar and J&K ops, we s...
by Ajay K
13 Apr 2009 16:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy and International Anti-Piracy Ops
Replies: 1192
Views: 195286

Re: Indian Navy and International Anti-Piracy Ops

AdityaM Post subject: Re: Indian Navy and International Anti-Piracy Ops A lesson for our GOI on how to handle such scenarios. ...on how the US moved swiftly. The wife of Indian captain was running from pillar We did the soft(diplomacy) route of handling hostage situations like we did in Kandahar or...
by Ajay K
12 Apr 2009 10:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion
Replies: 516
Views: 161519

Re: LCA news and discussion

Folks, F-35 and Thambi (Rafale) are truely futuristic. For fair comparisons would suggest that we have Grippen NextGen and F-16IN to compare.
by Ajay K
08 Apr 2009 12:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4059
Views: 722328

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Taliban elements also entered through the Gurez(?Suarez) region in J&K.

Ray Saab, how is Gurez border region different from others along the LoC?

Lot of pigs are getting in through there.
by Ajay K
07 Apr 2009 13:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army Discussion
Replies: 398
Views: 148000

Re: Indian Army Discussion

What is this MES?
Military Engineering Service.
by Ajay K
27 Mar 2009 11:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army Discussion
Replies: 398
Views: 148000

Re: Indian Army Discussion

Think focus should be on border monitoring rather than ground based sensors how about using remote sensing satellites with 1 mtr resolution. Pukis have installed the Satellite based border monitoring system (?) along the Afghan border. Similar systems are operational in Poland- Ukrainian, Columbia-B...
by Ajay K
26 Mar 2009 14:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army Discussion
Replies: 398
Views: 148000

Re: Indian Army Discussion

Bottom line is that LoC is porous. IA, BSF needs to device a strategy to make them more secure other wise it will like any Jehadi can just walk past LoC and join others already entrenched in the valley. Of the 400+ active rats already in the valley how many are being engaged and eliminated. Is there...
by Ajay K
23 Mar 2009 23:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army Discussion
Replies: 398
Views: 148000

Re: Indian Army Discussion

More than just the fencing, regular patrols - BSF are not able to net them. Suppose these rats infiltration is fore warned which are the units that would engage them first? RR or regular patrols from closest army base?
by Ajay K
23 Mar 2009 15:24
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 517
Views: 25647

Re: Indian Military Aviation

NDA or IAF should get the Su-29 for trainees to fly these gems - Highly acrobatic.
by Ajay K
23 Mar 2009 15:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army Discussion
Replies: 398
Views: 148000

Re: Indian Army Discussion

VinodTK
Post subject: Re: Indian Army Discussion

Major, 4 jawans killed
Major, 4 jawans killed


How did these rats get past the border fencing? Are there tunnels in place?
BSF should have permanent posts(Manned or unmanned) along critical sections of the Puk border.
by Ajay K
23 Mar 2009 15:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1525388

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Airbus beluga is small compared(in terms of swallowing capacity) to the An-124.
by Ajay K
23 Mar 2009 15:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4059
Views: 722328

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Singha Post subject: Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces Which military unit is near Hebbal? there is nothing south of hebbal. but there are mil camps on left side long before one reaches the yelehanka runway. Which military unit is near Hebbal? there is nothing south of hebbal. but there are m...
by Ajay K
11 Mar 2009 11:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4059
Views: 722328

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

ChandraS
Post subject: Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Regarding the SIG series assault rifles, we already id'ed a SIG 550/552 Commando rifle with the NSG during the Mumbai ops.
I thought only the Marcos were identified as carrying SIG series from the Mumbai operations.

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