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by Neela
17 Oct 2020 03:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3721
Views: 687327

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Why is CONg seemingly aligning with J/K parties by making statements like fight against center's tyranny etc.? Are they endorsing the restore 370 stance? That is anti-constitutional right? You really need to ask..come on.. @TheTandav If Chinese Gandhis have cut a deal with Chinese communist party, ...
by Neela
15 Oct 2020 12:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 3473
Views: 724312

Re: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion

5 more Netras and possibly we would have recovered sunk costs.
10 additional (on top of 5) exported and we are talking an independent company earning royalty/maintainence/support, reinvesting profits in R&D .
Target is 35,000 crores of exports by 2025.
by Neela
15 Oct 2020 01:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 3640
Views: 1020134

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

ramana wrote:Due to limited number of tests it gives credibility to the testing process.

So its a good thing to acknowledge issues.


Picking a missile *from the Army inventory* and testing it has a very powerful meaning.
by Neela
15 Oct 2020 00:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071218

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Have Played FIFA with (real) husband of Tanishq ad lady. Luckily he doesnt know my SM profiles.
Met the lady too in common-friends# weddings. Both husband-wife arent into politics etc. Too engrossed in their tiny little lives.

The missus has given strict orders to STFU
by Neela
05 Oct 2020 16:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 3640
Views: 1020134

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

A stupid question.
If 650 km is range, how do ships get the info ?
by Neela
05 Oct 2020 16:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5271
Views: 1140738

Re: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion

What I dont understand is this. Sri Parrikar said there is need for 4K-6K engines for the heli fleet. I am assuming he included engine swaps on airframes. This was 5 years back. NOw, Parrikar-ji himself (with all due respect) is stating what would have been known 15 years back. How does a govt &...
by Neela
01 Oct 2020 11:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5271
Views: 1140738

Re: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion

French jet engine manufacturer Safran has reportedly agreed to provide a complete technology transfer to aid the engine development “We are signing an agreement related to the technology needed for high thrust engine manufacturing. The technology will be common to the Rafale engines that can be sup...
by Neela
08 Sep 2020 11:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 3473
Views: 724312

Re: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion

HAven't 20 more Netras been ordered...I saw news the total number of Netras to be around 27 or something
by Neela
19 Aug 2020 23:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 3623
Views: 1083870

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

you guys know why Taiwan does not get the crown jewels - It is crawling with PLA sympathizers. The average Taiwanese will perhaps fight the chicoms but they have a huge number of CCP sympathizers (at all levels) that keep on passing secrets to PLA. They will get enough, but not the best. One more g...
by Neela
19 Aug 2020 18:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071218

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Book Discussion on '2019: How Modi Won India' by Rajdeep Sardesai Part 1 Book Discussion on '2019: How Modi Won India' by Rajdeep Sardesai Part 2 Sorry to derail this thread. I took the pain of watching these videos and see Rajdeeps attempt to explain the Modi phenomenon. The 90-minute 2-part video...
by Neela
14 Aug 2020 11:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 4311
Views: 741973

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

Q: What platforms are earmarked for export to achieve Rs.35K crore defence export target by 2025
by Neela
29 Jul 2020 17:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 3672
Views: 689797

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

Doesnt matter. More people should be interested in defense. More kids needs to take up aeronautics & propulsion. We need a whole bunch of new companies to cater to the various sectors in domestic market.
by Neela
29 Jul 2020 15:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 3672
Views: 689797

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

Image

https://twitter.com/DefenceMinIndia/sta ... 1508359177

The Birds have entered the Indian airspace..Happy Landing in Ambala!
@IAF_MCC
by Neela
20 Jul 2020 02:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 3640
Views: 1020134

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Not sure if this has been posted here, but might interest nevertheless. See The scariest image of an Indian missile? https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-zvMO_JOu5NE/XwW-lsrmu2I/AAAAAAAAUq0/4pBOhDDzX-M35ihWKW58ogOZ7azUVz1AQCLcBGAsYHQ/s640/missilegif.gif The website has interesting articles. I have been searc...
by Neela
12 Jul 2020 14:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071218

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Sanjay Jha leaving. Guha openly defying the mafia queen. Looks like people have got wind of a storm coming to the ghandy family. Rats ..sinking ship . https://twitter.com/SwarajyaMag/status/1282221783521701888 Worried For Congress Party, Will We Wake Up Only After The Damage Is Done: Kapil Sibal Am...
by Neela
09 Jul 2020 01:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071218

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Sanjay Jha leaving. Guha openly defying the mafia queen.
Looks like people have got wind of a storm coming to the ghandy family. Rats ..sinking ship .
by Neela
23 Jun 2020 13:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 966229

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

If corruption is the yardstick then pray tell me how many traitors would you find in government and positions of power. . Yes, all of them are traitors. Because a democratic institution is compromised . It opens the door for infiltration. Remember how AW Heli deal parameters were changed? Or how a ...
by Neela
23 Jun 2020 13:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 966229

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Hope this was meant as a joke! Xi cares two hoots about INC, other than using them as useful idiots in his larger game plan. Xi has a bigger long term strategy that they have been pursuing from the times of Mao. INC may have a strategy (which they are likely to mess up) based on what they size up a...
by Neela
09 Jun 2020 03:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 3473
Views: 724312

Re: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion

I wish the 29 number is true. The possibility of export is also there for small countries in Africa,South America, Middle East, Balkans. We have reached deployment already. Commoditize -> Include Capabilities/Features options->mass manufacture,->export. An entire industry can be built out of this si...
by Neela
08 Jun 2020 12:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 3623
Views: 1083870

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

HVT mentioned that parachute brakes will be a thing of the past and Carbon brakes are next.
How do the Carbon brakes work ?
by Neela
24 May 2020 11:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965334

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

Work at a EU based Power Management IC company.

- All wafers currents running at foundries can be sol to Huawei
- No new wafer starts from 22/May for Huawei
- All products for Huawei stopped.
- All products which have dual use - general market and Huawei and with Huawei inputs stopped.
by Neela
27 Apr 2020 12:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 3623
Views: 1083870

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

A UK based review of LCA Tejas. Pretty shallow but it is meant for Youtube audience.

by Neela
25 Mar 2020 03:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 833151

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

https://twitter.com/centerofright/status/1242467538904043520?s=20 https://twitter.com/Iyervval/status/1242461783014555649?s=20 https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.21.001586v1.full.pdf https://i.postimg.cc/nVKGg7yG/ET4hofx-VAAEVj-DY.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/5NxSVy1d/Screenshot-2020-03-25...
by Neela
25 Feb 2020 17:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071218

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Embarrass GOI? When Trump faces protests everywhere he goes? Have you seen protest crowd in London when trump visited? Trump knows and so does US. I don’t understand why we should be so sensitive about what people think . I mean ask Chinese about Uighurs and they will probably smile At their ruthles...
by Neela
27 Nov 2019 19:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1905
Views: 460736

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Interweb is a bhunny place @AhmAsmiYodha Never seen “#Pakistani restaurant” in my 10 yrs of traveling through USA You see Pakistan is not famous for its cuisine When a #Pakistani cook looks at a goat , he is always in 2 minds Quote Tweet Sameera Khan @SameeraKhan · Nov 23 Pakistani food is good thou...
by Neela
12 Nov 2019 01:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5271
Views: 1140738

Re: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion

Just to put things in perspective, I remember to have read that the OLED screens had about 16-18% yield that too with repairs, and that was key reason that they were not coming up in TV space. This was a few years ago. Now the manufacturing must have been fine tuned. Engineering is all about doing ...
by Neela
09 Nov 2019 12:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 109619

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

5 acres on the other side of Sarayu. I hope it is 50 km away. I dont want a eyesore anywhere in the horizon. Imagine a mega mosque that overshadows....
by Neela
23 Oct 2019 11:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact
Replies: 1010
Views: 131435

Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

My old school had no bar on tilaks, pottus, religious caste marks whatsoever.And as for the gutter- inspired slur on my community you ignoramus, my father gave the eulogy on AIR when Gandhiji was assasinated, and enough family members gave Pakistan a bloody lesson in all the wars with them .So don'...
by Neela
18 Sep 2019 13:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: HTT-40 Basic Trainer Aircraft: News & Discussions - 08 September 2019
Replies: 259
Views: 54475

Re: HTT-40 Basic Trainer Aircraft: News & Discussions - 08 September 2019

20 plans to start training syllabus. That's fair bit of number. The requirement of flying hours is very high. Dont want to turn this into a rant. But getting 20 from an order of 70 odd in one go is unrealistic -financially and logistically. THere are going to be issues in parts sourcing, in QA , du...
by Neela
18 Sep 2019 11:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: HTT-40 Basic Trainer Aircraft: News & Discussions - 08 September 2019
Replies: 259
Views: 54475

Re: HTT-40 Basic Trainer Aircraft: News & Discussions - 08 September 2019

We don’t want HAL to deliver the aircraft in ones and twos as that will not meet our training requirements. We would need at least 20 planes to begin training. According to our estimates, it will take HAL around four years to deliver that number,” the third official added. 20 planes in one go for a...
by Neela
10 Sep 2019 16:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 4361
Views: 1045939

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

For those of you interestested. PLanetary.org this week has a Space policy edition podcast (and several other near Space and deep space / mission podcasts ) . NASA collaboration/ joint exploration with ISRO seems to be in agreement with what was discussed in the podcast this week. Summary of this we...
by Neela
10 Sep 2019 16:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: HTT-40 Basic Trainer Aircraft: News & Discussions - 08 September 2019
Replies: 259
Views: 54475

Re: HTT-40 Basic Trainer Aircraft: News & Discussions - 08 September 2019

Indranil
You made a passing reference to a desi turboprop from HAL. All of 1 sentence some time back. It stuck to me and I have not forgotten. Does it fall in 800kW category which HTT 40 ca use?
by Neela
08 Sep 2019 11:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 2274
Views: 335712

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Simple question. Simulating lander on earth is one aspect which ISRO must have done. However, without an actual flight testing on earth you are taking a lot of risk. Now I dont know if ISRO has done it or not. If software was to blame, what kind of testing should have been done to avoid sensor input...
by Neela
14 Aug 2019 01:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3721
Views: 687327

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Actually the madness stems from her self-described motivation as an "inter-sectional" Feminist. That's two forms of madness mixed into one. Her derision towards Hindus (men specifically) is off the charts. (1) "Cowkidars" (2) "Akhand Bharat" was only real under the Bri...
by Neela
08 Aug 2019 01:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 660158

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

https://mobile.twitter.com/shafqat_nazir18/status/1159095910879629317?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1159095910879629317&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fpublish.twitter.com%2F%3Fquery%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Ftwitter.com%252Fshafqat_nazir18%252Fstatus%252F1159095910879629317%26widget%3D...
by Neela
06 Aug 2019 18:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Articles 370 and 35A Repealed, J&K and Ladakh to be Separate Union Territories
Replies: 632
Views: 81204

Re: Articles 370 and 35A Repealed, J&K and Ladakh to be Separate Union Territories

A hat is thrown in the ring https://twitter.com/globaltimesnews/status/1158716221283545092 @globaltimesnews China opposes #India putting Chinese territory in the western section of the border under its administration, which affects China's territorial integrity and sovereignty. It is "unaccepta...
by Neela
06 Aug 2019 18:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 660158

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Did I hear Amit Shah say "Aksai Chin" too?
by Neela
03 Aug 2019 13:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 660158

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

All said and done, the boundaries and red lines since 30 yrs have been erased.

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