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by AdityaM
13 Aug 2018 15:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3327
Views: 317849

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

you are pulling his leg...right?
he meant failure to bring our T90s back to russia
by AdityaM
04 Aug 2018 08:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

https://t.co/lWySpLY8pi The AAD interceptor was initially guided by its on-board inertial navigation system (INS) which received continuous updates about the incoming target’s trajectory from ground-based radars through a secure data link. After that, a radio frequency (RF) seeker in AAD’s nose con...
by AdityaM
03 Aug 2018 22:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1780
Views: 326146

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

http://www.delhidefencereview.com/2018/08/02/drdo-successfully-test-aad-endoatmospheric-interceptors-against-multiple-incoming/amp/?q=/2018/08/02/drdo-successfully-test-aad-endoatmospheric-interceptors-against-multiple-incoming/&#click=https://t.co/lWySpLY8pi The AAD interceptor was initially g...
by AdityaM
01 Aug 2018 23:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2041
Views: 242156

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

The Chinese operate a Tamil language radio service! Wonder who all tune in. Must be used for peddling influence amongst the Tamil populations of Srilanaka, Southeast Asia as well

https://twitter.com/spatranobis/status/ ... 71521?s=21
by AdityaM
01 Aug 2018 02:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2615
Views: 425313

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

J20 has some interesting surface features. What would they be

https://mobile.twitter.com/xinfengcao/s ... 2235413505

Image
by AdityaM
20 Jul 2018 14:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 2740
Views: 499249

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

India's Key Spy Satellite Maker Sacked, Made Advisor To ISRO Chairman Dr Misra was the architect of India's spy satellite RISAT 1, which died in orbit under mysterious circumstances due to an implosion that was reported and noticed first by NASA and not by ISRO . The satellite imploded! Any news ev...
by AdityaM
14 Jul 2018 02:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3468
Views: 384834

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DhwjjoeWkAArGH7?format=jpg&name=medium Naib Subedar Rajpal Dhayal is the hero of encounter today in Shopian, #Kashmir. Not only did he courageously lead Ops against terrorists but also eliminated two hardcore Jaish terrorists. He sustained bullet injuries on his righ...
by AdityaM
20 Jun 2018 19:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3214
Views: 281353

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

Saurav Jha has lots of images and products from DRDO report highlighted on his timeline today.

https://twitter.com/SJha1618
by AdityaM
03 Jun 2018 13:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2615
Views: 425313

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

TSC/鑫精合 completed the manufacture of an ultra high-speed (hypersonic?) vehicle's titanium alloy frame-beam-integration airframe structure (the whole size of the main structure is 7XXXmm×2XXXmm×1XXXmm) with laser additive maufacturing technology, which only took 6 months. https://twitter.com/xinfeng...
by AdityaM
16 May 2018 02:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3468
Views: 384834

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

hero disowned by the nation deserves pardon

None other than General Thimayya, who was a defence witness stated, “Without Pritam, there would have been no Poonch, and with Poonch would have gone these carpets. Why are you crucifying this good soldier for nothing?”
by AdityaM
10 Apr 2018 21:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2615
Views: 425313

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile

The CH-AS-X-13, meanwhile, is a two-stage, solid-fuel ballistic missile with a 3,000 kilometer range;


by AdityaM
18 Mar 2018 21:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1893
Views: 325906

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

Twitter account : @Chopsyturvey belongs to Air Marshal Anil Chopra
https://twitter.com/Chopsyturvey/status ... 4977317889

as per him:
In 2001. I was the Team Leader for the upgrade in Russia


perhaps folks here can ask insightful questions to him
by AdityaM
18 Mar 2018 16:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1893
Views: 325906

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

Can the following scenario happen: - at very high speed, the visible gap in the panel and the slight bend in the surface cause air pressure changes/air vortex that can over time tear/pluck open the panel, despite the tight screw - At high speeds can air enter the cavity under the panel gaps and cau...
by AdityaM
18 Mar 2018 12:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1893
Views: 325906

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

Is this the reason Mig21 crash so much? Is it acceptable to have a plane surface like this. Check the panel gap and metal surface bend on extreme left near the screw. You have been on BRF so long. Don't you actually read any posts? There have been hundreds of posts about why MiG 21s have crashed an...
by AdityaM
17 Mar 2018 20:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1893
Views: 325906

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

Is this the reason Mig21 crash so much? Is it acceptable to have a plane surface like this. Check the panel gap and metal surface bend on extreme left near the screw. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DYfz4zBX4AAJ1nO.jpg https://twitter.com/ChethanKumarTOI/status/975016027187793920?s=20 Fg Offr Bhawana Ka...
by AdityaM
06 Mar 2018 00:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Data Security: Keeping your bride in your best friend's house
Replies: 72
Views: 4491

Re: Indian Data Security: Keeping your bride in your best friend's house

A French security hacker expressing concern about lax standards in India around security

https://twitter.com/fs0c131y/status/970 ... 39936?s=21

As per him

“Be realistic, it is super easy for a foreign country to launch a #cyber attack on #India. This must be a concern at the national level.“
by AdityaM
22 Feb 2018 19:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

^shiv any way by which you can share the hairy experience mentioned?

this one?
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/150725/ ... -submarine
by AdityaM
22 Feb 2018 17:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

^not really.
this is to test the night vision goggles on the missile
by AdityaM
20 Feb 2018 13:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications
Replies: 835
Views: 102375

Re: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications

https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/to-explore-dealings-with-india-nepal-pm-wants-to-deepen-ties-with-china-1814646?DZFS&pfrom=home-topscroll So a future china-india war will be fought on the borders of UP, right next to the cow belt, if china gets its way. "Once China brings its rail network ...
by AdityaM
14 Feb 2018 13:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Does Arun S Vishwakarma still write somewhere ?
He hasn’t written an article in the longest of times. Hope he is well
by AdityaM
12 Feb 2018 19:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

from a old link: https://www.armscontrolwonk.com/archive/302420/pcs1-irans-composites-infrastructure/ ...wonderful book by Gopal Raj’s Reach for the Stars: The Evolution of India’s Rocket Programme. Raj details how India licensed the solid propellant technology for the Centaure II sounding rocket fr...
by AdityaM
07 Feb 2018 00:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 946
Views: 85661

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

The way hanging fruit is presented to India and the way GOI is restraining .........incomprehensible. Is there another factor which is not in public domain? Is it too late? Is there some nasty surprise waiting? Why GOI is not reacting. We can’t afford to be there for long. Neither will our internal...
by AdityaM
03 Feb 2018 18:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017
Replies: 3500
Views: 498161

Re: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017

https://news.google.com/news/video/iTj4Vr86UZs/dG11JCw_RJRB4FMnknBErEZpJ1KXM?hl=en&gl=US&ned=us This is great, hope we buildup on this newly found confidence. btw, what was the spray that they did on their shoe sole before they went in for the flight. No Spray. they checked the shoe sole fo...
by AdityaM
26 Jan 2018 10:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Republic Day 2018
Replies: 36
Views: 4798

Re: Republic Day 2018

No Agni. How does India show itself as a counterweight to ASEAN against China if they can’t even psyops with its own missiles.

The helicopters at parade start with petals did not come?
by AdityaM
25 Jan 2018 08:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

These Missile laden trucks would be heavier than Arjun.
If that tank can’t cross bridges due to weight then how will these trucks
by AdityaM
25 Jan 2018 08:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2615
Views: 425313

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

https://www.thecipherbrief.com/beijing-goes-boldly-anti-satellite-weapons-frontier At the very least we should invest in co-orbital kinetic impact weapons. Else we won’t know what hit us. Especially since all our satellites are launched with such fanfare including dual use military ones & Chines...
by AdityaM
23 Jan 2018 10:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1893
Views: 325906

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

something new to read as per the article
India’s first-ever women fighter pilots gear up for solo MiG-21 flights

MiG-21 "Bisons", which have virtually the highest landing and take-off speed in the world at 340 kmph
by AdityaM
19 Jan 2018 15:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

how do they ensure that the ultimate weapon meant for these missile will survive the trip & work. do they do a vibration, heat, free-fall, radiation, blah blah tests on the 'actual' bombs that are meant for this missile. Also during this test, what do they fill in the nose cone apart from sensor...
by AdityaM
15 Jan 2018 16:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3468
Views: 384834

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

when Pakis cause damage in Area A, and our folks retaliate and cause multiple casualties on Paki side, it is usually reported that India retaliated in Area B
Does the IA not hit back in the same Area A itself where the paki offence took place
by AdityaM
11 Jan 2018 12:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3468
Views: 384834

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

timesofindia site has a video of soldier falling from Heli while roping down. https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/videos/news/watch-3-indian-army-soldiers-fall-from-helicopter-during-practice/videoshow/62454896.cms Three jawans fall while ejecting from helicopter after rope snaps during Army Day reh...
by AdityaM
24 Dec 2017 20:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Missile bad news Posting from mobile so not pasting excerpts https://theprint.in/2017/12/24/setback-for-indian-missile-programme-two-failures-in-a-week-submarine-version-stuck/ K-4 missile failed in pontoon recent test of the Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile (QRSAM) failed during its test on 22...
by AdityaM
14 Dec 2017 11:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3560
Views: 443748

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

haven't seen any news on LCH progress in a long time. Googled and came across this article with many pics http://www.financialexpress.com/photos/business-gallery/826266/hal-lch-light-combat-helicopter-status-news-make-in-india-indian-army-iaf/9/ But only 15 on order. All that R&D for just 15
by AdityaM
23 Nov 2017 17:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4209
Views: 769248

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

When the Brahmos missile was designed and allocated to army units, its was not a given that India would join MTCR in future which would enable greater range. Then why did the Brahmos already in service have extra length and fuel capability for the full range ? When reducing the booster can save 500 ...
by AdityaM
04 Nov 2017 22:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3214
Views: 281353

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

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DNzCSPdVQAAljap?format=jpg&name=360x360 Right, here's an image of an Indian T-72 MBT, fitted with @DRDO_India's new Explosive Reactive Armour Mk-II. Looks like a T-90 now, innit? https://twitter.com/sjha1618/status/926829322651910148 A better picture is posted as fir...
by AdityaM
28 Oct 2017 17:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1709
Views: 225967

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Met a young Lt Col in a hospital today. From the armoured background- T90. In his tank overalls, although in a non combat posting. He was all praises for Arjun. Except for its size signature. He was clearly calling it a great tank He had heard of BR. But he wasn’t aware of the failure of T90 in the ...
by AdityaM
28 Oct 2017 00:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2615
Views: 425313

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

nam wrote:The fact that they had dispersed over large area and had air defense tells how sh** scared they are of IAF attacks. This does not indicate a offensive posture.

Being prudent doesn’t imply being shit scared.

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