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by chola
23 Sep 2018 16:36
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1119
Views: 104982

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

For those who say the trade attacks on the allies is unnecessary. They most certainly are necessary. http://www.atimes.com/article/did-trump-just-kill-the-us-auto-industry/ American carmakers are missing their chance to gain a foothold in the market of the future, and investors have noticed By DAVID...
by chola
23 Sep 2018 07:41
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1119
Views: 104982

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

There cant be a war. Chinese aint that foolish. Propaganda aside they know they have no capability to wage a war on US. I also don't think that Chinese will back off soon and openly. A large part of their arrogance comes from the fact that they believe that they will be superpower #1. They got high...
by chola
22 Sep 2018 15:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

New export version of the Z-10. PDF says the chinis learn from Paki evaluation and had made changes including uprated engine. Pukes might need to go back to the Z-10 since the T-129 from the Turks might be embargoed by Trump. Some changes that are apparent - the stub wings appear to have been short...
by chola
22 Sep 2018 09:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1119
Views: 104982

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

^^^^ Help comes in various forms. First, don't forget that the core issue the US has with China is bilateral one with the US holding the good cards, so if it is plays these cards right yes it can win. However as the trade war unfolds, if its other allies/partners can step in and blunt the negative ...
by chola
22 Sep 2018 07:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

New export version of the Z-10. PDF says the chinis learn from Paki evaluation and had made changes including uprated engine. Pukes might need to go back to the Z-10 since the T-129 from the Turks might be embargoed by Trump. If the Chini required Pakis to test their kit to find out if they work or...
by chola
22 Sep 2018 06:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1119
Views: 104982

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

The EU & Japan, India have more in common with the US and will end up finding accommodation with the it, which will mean roughly same tariffs and behaviour towards China. There will be no major cases of Airbus getting to sell to China while Boeing can't. The current administration's fight with ...
by chola
21 Sep 2018 15:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

New export version of the Z-10. PDF says the chinis learn from Paki evaluation and had made changes including uprated engine. Pukes might need to go back to the Z-10 since the T-129 from the Turks might be embargoed by Trump. https://twitter.com/dafengcao/status/1041839909638557697 https://pbs.twimg...
by chola
21 Sep 2018 15:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2397
Views: 477635

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

Commitment! If the IAF really has “put money where its mouth’s at” then we will be in for a fabulous ride.

If not, it will be ...

Too scare to go all in and hitching my sanity to this. But I want to, though.
by chola
21 Sep 2018 15:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

^^^ Yes, no joke. Pretty sure that the PLA buys and sells stuff from and to the US even if it were just Amreeki strategy books from the US Naval Institute and toy models. They are pretty slavish to US philosophy and doctrine.
by chola
21 Sep 2018 15:03
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1119
Views: 104982

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

Do the amerikis prefer a "competing" superpower like russia where spheres of influence are well defined and mostly respected, with some occasional muscle flexing (afghanistan, etc) rather than a reckless hegemonistic upstart like china which is basically parasitic in nature, killing off i...
by chola
20 Sep 2018 15:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2397
Views: 477635

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

And just having IAF manage this will not change things either. Because IAF doesn’t have expertise in this as well. I think having IAF manage could possibly be the worse, it dilutes their focus and they are not the experts in that domain. Experts or not, having the IAF there would be an incentive fo...
by chola
20 Sep 2018 15:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1407
Views: 174226

Re: Russian Weapons & Military Technology

2hr 30 min video on vostok 2018 chini helos from 15:00 onwards, firing around 23:00 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TLQNPgQqy88 P.S. anyone knows the thingy at 14:55 ? name of system ? I have to say, Russkies put on some great epic shows. Putin addressing those massed ranks. I get the Cold War goos...
by chola
20 Sep 2018 14:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1739
Views: 217218

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Wonder if china will be fueled into considering war as an extension of economic policy. ..try to embroil the us in expensive proxy wars that cost much in terms of money and image, while it plays the rOle of enlightened economy that offers peace prosperity etc... Unfortunately, Trump has got the US ...
by chola
20 Sep 2018 14:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

So Zhi-20 is actual reverse engineering unlike Flanker series which I think still are mostly screwdrivergiri with most components from Russia. They undoubtedly use Russian components in the sino-flankers but I imagine far less than when they began the SU-27SK program. And unlike any other screwdriv...
by chola
20 Sep 2018 01:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1739
Views: 217218

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

I tell you, we need to start planning for the day where Cheen capitulates across the board and falls inline as number 2. This is power in every sense of the word. Holding on to these relations with Russia and Iran are losing propositions that gains us nothing. The US doesn’t need India or anyone els...
by chola
18 Sep 2018 15:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1566
Views: 184153

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

^^chola may not be suitable for this thread, but the same gora serving nation managed to go against the supapowas of times and create a new nation. This has been debated umpteen times that we are inherently risk averse and would get the same thing done by just being more polite rather than confront...
by chola
18 Sep 2018 14:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

The Zhi-20 CopyHawk seems to be perhaps, one better than the original? Its a five bladed main rotor compared to the original four bladed design. Five blades should translate into better high altitude performance and lower vibrations. We should be seeing this at the TAR airfields soon, I suppose. An...
by chola
18 Sep 2018 13:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1566
Views: 184153

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

the problem with indians is we are overintellectual, oversmart and nitpicky with each other and cannot form a cohesive hunting party for any issue - we are all talk and no bite. china talks but also bites very hard. the results are for all to review above links. signs of a lack of self confidence a...
by chola
18 Sep 2018 12:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Some intel from QuantumFx at the AFM forum: J-16 0404 — 4th batch so possibly around 100 of this latest chini flanker ripoff now as batches are between 24 and 28: https://i.imgur.com/fDEbyK8.jpg https://i.imgur.com/MHO2GNQ.jpg https://i.imgur.com/g2TSr71.jpg J-16 with KD-88 LACM training round https...
by chola
18 Sep 2018 06:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications
Replies: 902
Views: 110974

Re: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications

Girl Groups Music Videos on Karachi beaches: How can that not make things better for everyone involved? All may be lost - The Pakis have won! Never ever seen Chinese girls brave the ‘Indo-Pak’ SUN like these pretty ones... :P :rotfl: Waiting for the song to be reshot with Chinese girl in sun hats a...
by chola
16 Sep 2018 15:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications
Replies: 902
Views: 110974

Re: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications

What happens to the chinese/local intermarriages and their offspring?? Can you imagine how many offspring there will be in a hundred years of unrestrained intermingling and breeding?? haven't such marriages already started to happen in pakiland and can SL be far behind?? Its also a very sneaky plan...
by chola
16 Sep 2018 15:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications
Replies: 902
Views: 110974

Re: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications

It is a fantasy that Pakistan and Sri Lanka and the like as so naive and innocent nations who are so easily taken in by the chinis. They are getting money and infrastructure that they may or may pay back. Chinis needs to use excess capacity tp kerp jobs so if one of the turd worlders default it beco...
by chola
16 Sep 2018 15:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Chini Growler, J-15D, in primer. http://i65.tinypic.com/17sns5.jpg http://i65.tinypic.com/28hkjs9.jpg PLAN is systematically building out its carrier aviation. We see constant moves in logical order. Cat-launch J-15T prototypes, KJ-600 AEW program, F-15D EW, etc. And, of course, they are already bui...
by chola
15 Sep 2018 21:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1739
Views: 217218

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

We might need to plan for what we do if the USA wins the trade war and forces chini capitulation across the board — trade, technology, military and geo-politically. LOL. Basically ensuring that Unkil stays at number 1 and Cheen at 2. If Cheen becomes like another 1980s Japan that’s dependent on the ...
by chola
14 Sep 2018 15:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

OktXAUzfau4 finally chinese take off and do night landing on liaoning, full on SYRE propaganda, just that evil Indians did it in 2014 Nov SDREs do it with greater skills and nerves since our Kiev class STOVL/helo cruiser refit is far smaller and much more dangerous to land on. And in the short time...
by chola
13 Sep 2018 17:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Pick any aspect like religion and see how they stack up against the competition. [*] Saudi arabia has "weaponized" its exported religion of Islam building mosques and training radicals all over the world. [*] Christianity has gone on a global brainwashing & conversion spree gaining mi...
by chola
12 Sep 2018 16:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

One thing we found out from the Burmese and Cheen is that yellows do not accord the same tolerance of muzzie intolerance as we do. Chinis will kill anyone who is not a Han drone - even peaceful Tibetans. In that sense, what Uighurs do or don't do is irrelevant. The mere fact that Uighurs have a lon...
by chola
11 Sep 2018 08:13
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4701
Views: 330686

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

fanne wrote:the table is very unindian to say the least


But very DDM.
by chola
10 Sep 2018 16:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

^^^ For that ideology, there might be no other way. Imagine if the Gujuratis had not retaliated in force after the Godhra train burning. Where would we be now? The hans are just more organized and overwhelming in their retaliation after the mass knifing by muzzies at one of their train stations. You...
by chola
08 Sep 2018 22:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Dhoti Shiver Moment....if true. Why engine 'breakthrough' for China's stealth fighter should worry India https://www.theweek.in/news/world/2018/09/06/china-stealth-fighter-clear-engine-roadblock-mass-production.html On Wednesday, the South China Morning Post quoted Chinese military sources as sayin...
by chola
07 Sep 2018 13:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Now the J-15 is getting a new mass produced WS-10 engine variant. For all its faults the J-15 is gonna be their main carrier plane for the foreseeable future with at least four carriers by 2030. Any stealth like the FC-31 or a J-20 naval variant are years away and even then they will be in mixed com...
by chola
06 Sep 2018 16:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2190
Views: 266203

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

^^+1 chola, same as myanmar. That said, US is an old player in fuelling insurgencies. China knows it too,esp with their old dalliance with Pakistan. Probably this is why China is trying to nip the evil in bud, before it becomes unmanagable for them. Yellows have little time for Western suicidal ten...
by chola
06 Sep 2018 15:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2190
Views: 266203

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

^Might seem like an advantage right now but this will only cause resentment to build up among Uyghurs. Also, this provides Pakistan an avenue to retaliate the moment China stops writing blank cheques. US can flame up these unrests using CIA and other underhanded techniques. Not to mention China get...
by chola
06 Sep 2018 10:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 462
Views: 69788

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

Both Pipavav (private) and Alcock (State Govt) didnt get institutional support from Indian Navy. Design help from DND would have greatly helped them. Instead they were treated as a vendor. L&T has invested heavily and built up a strong bench strength of architects. They recruit a lot of ex Nava...
by chola
06 Sep 2018 08:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2190
Views: 266203

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

This is where they have a BIG advantage over us: https://twitter.com/prasannavishy/status/1037505404119523328 China Is Treating Islam Like a Mental Illness. Over one million Muslims are being held right now across Chinese internment camps, according to estimates cited by the UN and U.S. officials.
by chola
05 Sep 2018 23:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 462
Views: 69788

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

AAGL was never fully privatized though they had divestment plans for years. In fact, the Gujurati gov just declared Ashcock defunct and is closing down the yard. This happened a few weeks ago, let me find a link. So not a private industry black mark. I don’t understand how you can deliver one vessel...
by chola
05 Sep 2018 22:48
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4701
Views: 330686

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

. Asian Games medallist Divya Kakran slams Delhi government for lack of support https://www.google.fr/amp/s/www.indiatoday.in/amp/sports/asian-games-2018/story/asian-games-medallist-divya-kakran-slams-delhi-government-for-lack-of-support-1332465-2018-09-05 . At a felicitation ceremony in New Delhi ...
by chola
05 Sep 2018 15:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3465
Views: 344277

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

Wonder when the CLGM will ever materialize! Will most probably take some more time. CLGM is currently caught up the Arjun vortex. It was designed to be fired from Arjun's 120 mm gun. Now with the Arjun MK-2 still not cleared and looks like will probably never be cleared, or cleared in small number ...
by chola
05 Sep 2018 15:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2753
Views: 453060

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

The J-20 program was always helped by having the Al-31 and WS-10 around as a stopgap. Now it looks like the WS-15 engine designed for it is ready. Their engine industry is maturing. Look at the TVC WS-10X mounted on a single-engined J-10 testbed above. It was always a matter of time getting to the r...
by chola
05 Sep 2018 02:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: AMCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3222
Views: 367538

Re: AMCA News and Discussions

We build the Al-31FP for the MKI with high localization of components. It might be smart to start our J-20 program (two Al-31s will inevitably lead to a J-20/SU-57 sized ac.) Or our very own J-10 with single Al-31. Of course as gentlemen we would never think of this because we will never do anything...

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