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by dinesha
17 Apr 2019 21:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 853
Views: 93026

Re: Indian ASAT Test

India’s ASAT Test: An Incomplete Success ASHLEY J. TELLIS APRIL 15, 2019 https://carnegieendowment.org/2019/04/15/india-s-asat-test-incomplete-success-pub-78884 Summary: India’s recent anti-satellite test was a warning to China and will only exacerbate the rivalry between the two countries. India m...
by dinesha
15 Apr 2019 20:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 853
Views: 93026

Re: Indian ASAT Test

Interesting. https://twitter.com/Marco_Langbroek/status/1116147781444546561 Marco Langboek has got it completely wrong. His last reference is a IR photo of the target satellite taken from ASAT which is at a distance of 0.84 Km. That is 840 meters. All it requires (I think, thumb rule) is 0.03 degre...
by dinesha
15 Apr 2019 20:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 713
Views: 178186

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Yes, probably some kind of seeker is envisaged, may be for anti-shipping role/version.
by dinesha
27 Mar 2019 23:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 853
Views: 93026

Re: Indian ASAT test

Saurabh Jha on Twitter:
It's a two-stage missile. They like to count the KKV and its shroud (heat shield) as a third-stage.

https://twitter.com/sjha1618/status/111 ... 39776?s=12
by dinesha
21 Mar 2019 15:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Another Terror Attack On India Will Be "Extremely Problematic": US To Pak
https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/pak-sho ... us-2010679
by dinesha
21 Mar 2019 13:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Army Inducts New Sniper Rifles To Respond To Ceasefire Violations By Pak https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/indian-army-inducts-new-sniper-rifles-to-respond-to-ceasefire-violations-by-pakistan-2010583 NEW DELHI: The Army has provided advanced sniper rifles to its troops posted along the Line of Contro...
by dinesha
21 Mar 2019 12:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 932
Views: 111614

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

Lessons to be learned.. X-posting Pakistan Amraams can be made ineffective: US assured Manohar Parrikar https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/pak-amraams-can-be-made-ineffective-us-assured-manohar-parrikar/articleshow/68506398.cms Carter responded to this by assuring that the missiles wi...
by dinesha
21 Mar 2019 12:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Pakistan Amraams can be made ineffective: US assured Manohar Parrikar https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/pak-amraams-can-be-made-ineffective-us-assured-manohar-parrikar/articleshow/68506398.cms Carter responded to this by assuring that the missiles will not be used against India and ...
by dinesha
21 Mar 2019 12:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Pakistan tries to flex muscles; Creates PAF’s ”Aggressor Squadron” along the border with India in the Mushaf area https://www.financialexpress.com/defence/pakistan-tries-to-flex-muscles-creates-pafs-aggressor-squadron-along-the-border-with-india-in-the-mushaf-area/1522635/ Confirming this, highly p...
by dinesha
20 Mar 2019 13:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

IAF asks for fresh ammo as Pakistan moves up F16s, takes terror camps to FATA
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/ne ... 490562.cms
by dinesha
18 Mar 2019 12:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

A Smoldering Volcano: Pakistan and Terrorism after Balakot-ASHLEY J. TELLIS
https://carnegieendowment.org/2019/03/1 ... -pub-78593
by dinesha
07 Mar 2019 17:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1422
Views: 177870

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

India and Russia ink $3 billion deal for lease of third nuclear submarine The Akula-class Russian submarine, expected to arrive in 2025, will be named Chakra III after its predecessors, and will be fitted with Indian systems. https://theprint.in/defence/india-and-russia-ink-3-billion-deal-for-lease...
by dinesha
04 Mar 2019 13:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 537158

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

What Happened At Balakot? Unreleased Satellite Pics May Prove India's Case-Vishnu Som https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/what-happened-at-balakot-unreleased-satellite-pic-may-prove-indias-case-2002060 NDTV has also been shown a non-classified satellite image of a target in the Indian Air Force's test ...
by dinesha
27 Feb 2019 21:45
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 128206

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

Interesting Pakistani SAB 2000 AWACS hovering around Islamabad since quite bit of time
Live track: https://www.flightradar24.com/DG43/1fa39cef
by dinesha
22 Feb 2019 12:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 713
Views: 178186

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1098164647843250177/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1098188339285504000&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fzeenews.india.com%2Findia%2Faero-india-2019-former-vice-chief-of-iaf-offers-four-missiles-to-armed-forces-2181943.html https://pbs.twimg.com/...
by dinesha
18 Feb 2019 18:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 713
Views: 178186

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

X-post India’s Counterforce Temptations-Strategic Dilemmas, Doctrine, and Capabilities -by Christopher Clary and Vipin Narang https://www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1162/isec_a_00340?download=true For those looking for thread specifics, the authors has summarized their POV on India's missile de...
by dinesha
18 Feb 2019 18:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4681
Views: 313602

Re: Deterrence

India’s Counterforce Temptations-Strategic Dilemmas, Doctrine, and Capabilities -by Christopher Clary and Vipin Narang https://www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1162/isec_a_00340?download=true .... We argue that these apparently discrepant capability developments are most likely the result of Ind...
by dinesha
05 Feb 2019 20:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CDS, Tri-Services Issues & Integration Debate
Replies: 319
Views: 39238

Re: CDS, Tri-Services Issues & Integration Debate

Here's what happened to India's Chief of Defence post according to George Fernandes
https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/g ... 2019-01-30
by dinesha
24 Jan 2019 11:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3729
Views: 720862

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

ISRO’s first mission of 2019 to put military satellite Microsat-R in space https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/isros-first-mission-of-2019-to-put-military-satellite-microsat-r-in-space/article26072511.ece .. ISRO has shied away from sharing details of the spacecraft or its uses as it does rou...
by dinesha
16 Jan 2019 18:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3729
Views: 720862

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

FB ISRO:: PSLVC44 to launch Kalamsat and MicrosatR from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota on January 24. Kalamsat is a student payload while Microsat-R is an imaging satellite. Launch Kit: https://www.isro.gov.in/pslv-c44/launch-kit https://scontent.fdel21-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/49212963_221...
by dinesha
15 Jan 2019 16:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4681
Views: 313602

Re: Deterrence

Angles And Dangles: Arihant And The Dilemma Of India’s Undersea Nuclear Weapons
https://warontherocks.com/2019/01/angle ... r-weapons/
by dinesha
15 Jan 2019 16:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant: News & Discussion
Replies: 321
Views: 72423

Re: INS Arihant: News & Discussion

Angles And Dangles: Arihant And The Dilemma Of India’s Undersea Nuclear Weapons
https://warontherocks.com/2019/01/angle ... r-weapons/
by dinesha
10 Jan 2019 21:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4681
Views: 313602

Re: Deterrence

Why is India’s no first use policy under so much strain? https://www.hindustantimes.com/analysis/why-is-india-s-no-first-use-policy-under-so-much-strain/story-tbjRJj1fXb9UzDZCbymu6I.html In 2014, the election manifesto of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) included a promise to “revise and update” In...
by dinesha
05 Dec 2018 20:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant: News & Discussion
Replies: 321
Views: 72423

Re: INS Arihant: News & Discussion

X-post India close to sealing Rs 23,000 crore lease deal for Russian N-sub https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/india-close-to-sealing-rs-23-000-crore-lease-deal-for-russian-n-sub-1401875-2018-12-04 The photo backdrop to Admiral Sunil Lanba's annual Navy Day press conference on December 3 was a tim...
by dinesha
05 Dec 2018 20:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1267
Views: 256905

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

India close to sealing Rs 23,000 crore lease deal for Russian N-sub https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/india-close-to-sealing-rs-23-000-crore-lease-deal-for-russian-n-sub-1401875-2018-12-04 The photo backdrop to Admiral Sunil Lanba's annual Navy Day press conference on December 3 was a timely on...
by dinesha
25 Oct 2018 08:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1035033

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

MISSED MISSILES: FINDING A FAILED MISSILE TEST IN INDIA
https://www.armscontrolwonk.com/archive ... -in-india/

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by dinesha
08 Oct 2018 20:24
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1035033

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

DRDO employee held for leaking BrahMos missile secrets to Pakistan
https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/d ... 2018-10-08
by dinesha
06 Oct 2018 13:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018
Replies: 124
Views: 36994

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018

With 3 Deputies Under Him, NSA Ajit Doval Has Become A Major Power Centre https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/with-3-deputies-under-him-national-security-adviser-ajit-doval-has-become-a-major-power-centre-1927533 RN Ravi, former chairman of the Joint Intelligence Committee, was appointed as deputy nati...
by dinesha
27 Sep 2018 13:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3729
Views: 720862

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

Chandrayaan-2: Several challenges to meet Jan 2019 deadline https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/chandrayaan-2-several-challenges-to-meet-jan-2019-deadline/articleshow/65945202.cms The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro), which has set itself a January 3, 2019 deadline for the launch of ...
by dinesha
24 Sep 2018 11:50
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1035033

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Maiden night trial of Ballistic Missile Defence a success http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/2018/sep/24/maiden-night-trial-of-ballistic-missile-defence-a-success-1876351.html After the target missile was fired in an automated operation, the radar-based system detected and tracked the ba...
by dinesha
22 Sep 2018 14:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3729
Views: 720862

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

India seeks Russia’s help for Gaganyaan mission to put man in space by 2022
https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-ne ... RmvaJ.html
by dinesha
22 Sep 2018 14:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3729
Views: 720862

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

ISRO setting up launch pad for Gaganyaan mission https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/isro-setting-up-launch-pad-for-gaganyaan-mission/article25010147.ece The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is setting up a third launch pad at Sriharikota to undertake the Gaganyaan manned space flight p...
by dinesha
17 Sep 2018 20:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1035033

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Pakistan watching our missiles https://www.deccanherald.com/opinion/main-article/pak-watching-our-missiles-693007.html It is common practice for states to test-fire their missile systems in order to check for their accuracy and reliability and, should there be any limitations, to correct the same. ...
by dinesha
09 Sep 2018 15:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1035033

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Godrej & Boyce's journey from locks and safes to rockets and missiles
http://ajaishukla.blogspot.com/2018/09/ ... s-and.html

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