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by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 16:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 885
Views: 77168

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Boeing gets USD 3.9 billion contract for new Air Force One jets
http://www.newindianexpress.com/busines ... 45006.html
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 16:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 326
Views: 79396

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Pakistan to get eight Chinese submarines capable of firing land-attack missiles
https://www.ibtimes.co.in/pakistan-get- ... les-775174
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 16:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2045
Views: 215917

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

https://twitter.com/manupubby/status/1019503679471222784?s=12 Interesting, on question of surgical strikes carried out in past 15 years, MoS Bhamre says - " Army carries out operations to pre-empt infiltration by terrorists, as and when required ...based on credible inputs about terrorist teams...
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 14:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 105
Views: 16223

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

L&T, Reliance officials first called for bid opening, then sent back sans explanation
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/ne ... 032400.cms
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4269
Views: 161518

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

Trust and Leadership: The Art of the US-India Nuclear Deal
Learning the lessons of 13 years ago.
https://thediplomat.com/2018/07/trust-a ... lear-deal/
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 410
Views: 44682

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

The U.K.'s New 'Tempest' Stealth Fighter Project Already Faces Serious Challenges
http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/22 ... challenges
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2750
Views: 382448

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

MoD plans standard price lists for public sector undertakings http://ajaishukla.blogspot.com/2018/07/mod-plans-standard-price-lists-for.html However, reducing prices might not be so easy, say defence industry experts. It is well-known in the international defence trade that buying weaponry over-the...
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?
Replies: 202
Views: 15846

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

Trump-Putin Helsinki summit: Breakdown in White House-Congress relation may impact India-US ties
https://www.firstpost.com/world/donald- ... 62301.html
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?
Replies: 202
Views: 15846

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

In Helsinki backlash, Democrats target sanctions loophole for US allies buying Russian arms https://www.defensenews.com/congress/2018/07/16/in-helsinki-backlash-democrats-target-sanctions-loophole-for-allies-buying-russian-arms/ But beyond messaging, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., ca...
by dinesha
17 Jul 2018 21:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1517

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018

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this kind of rumour mongering without even mentioning the source is not acceptable and akin to trolling.
just writing '-Twitter' is not a source. one might as well write 'some monkey with a phone'.
- Rahul
by dinesha
17 Jul 2018 16:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 105
Views: 16223

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

After US Navy Raises 1st Full Underwater Drone Squadron, Indian Navy Wants Its Own
https://www.livefistdefence.com/2018/07 ... rines.html
by dinesha
17 Jul 2018 12:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 2658
Views: 480430

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil-nadu/2018/mar/28/with-eye-on-lunar-mission-isro-to-test-high-thrust-vikas-engine-1793608.html The next generation Vikas engine developed by the Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre (LPSC) is being flown for the first time. LPSC director V Narayanan told Expre...
by dinesha
17 Jul 2018 12:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 2658
Views: 480430

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

ISRO is not being able to keep up with the launch rate. REquired by the nation > ISRO's target > achieved launches. GSLV Mk2 is not putting Chandrayaan to GTO, but LTO. It can carry larger load to LTO. They were trying to first get to a reliable GSLV config. Now they will try to increase the payloa...
by dinesha
16 Jul 2018 12:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1521
Views: 183612

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

The India-Russia-US Energy Triangle. The United States and Russia are competing for India’s favor – and its energy market. By Saurav Jha https://thediplomat.com/2018/07/the-india-russia-us-energy-triangle/ That convergence of interests means that India is not likely to let provisions of CAATSA, whi...
by dinesha
16 Jul 2018 12:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015
Replies: 601
Views: 74575

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015

The India-Russia-US Energy Triangle. The United States and Russia are competing for India’s favor – and its energy market. By Saurav Jha https://thediplomat.com/2018/07/the-india-russia-us-energy-triangle/ That convergence of interests means that India is not likely to let provisions of CAATSA, whi...
by dinesha
16 Jul 2018 12:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 105
Views: 16223

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

Frigate purchase from Russia runs into high cost of Indian warship building http://ajaishukla.blogspot.com/2018/07/frigate-purchase-from-russia-runs-into.html New Delhi and Moscow have agreed terms for the first two frigates, which are lying almost fully built in Yantar Shipyard in Kaliningrad, Rus...
by dinesha
15 Jul 2018 13:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 326
Views: 79396

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

PAKISTAN INKS CONTRACT FOR 4 MILGEM ADA CORVETTES FROM TURKEY https://quwa.org/2018/07/07/pakistan-inks-contract-for-4-milgem-ada-corvettes-from-turkey/ According to Pakistan’s Press Information Department (PID), two of the corvettes will be built at Istanbul Naval Shipyard, while the remaining two ...
by dinesha
15 Jul 2018 12:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3199
Views: 274563

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

Defence incubator approved by Centre, to come up in second phase of T-Hub
http://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index ... Hub/398083
by dinesha
15 Jul 2018 12:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2230
Views: 341554

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Cyber Jihad: The biggest challenge in Kashmir https://www.orfonline.org/expert-speak/42391-cyber-jihad-biggest-challenge-kashmir/ Following a six-month probe into incidents of unrest in Kashmir in 2017, a team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) identified 79 WhatsApp groups, having 6,386 phone ...
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 17:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 826
Views: 106277

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Gagan wrote:Line drawings of a double hulled conventional submarine, with and without AIP - India's own design
Credit to our own Aditya G from twitter
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by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 13:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 885
Views: 77168

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

The US Military Has a New Facility for Overseeing Nuclear War https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/mb4j5y/the-us-military-has-a-new-facility-for-overseeing-nuclear-war ith its shielded electronics and underground levels, the C2F and at least some of its occupants might survive the initial bla...
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 12:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 410
Views: 44682

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

Why an unmanned fighter fleet isn’t yet viable, in the words of Britain’s Air Force chief
https://www.defensenews.com/digital-sho ... rce-chief/
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 12:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?
Replies: 202
Views: 15846

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

India invites Donald Trump to be chief guest at next year’s Republic Day parade
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/arti ... aign=cppst
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 12:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 1902
Views: 222478

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

Indian Army puts Mountain Strike Corps aimed at China in cold storage https://theprint.in/security/indian-army-puts-mountain-strike-corps-aimed-at-china-in-cold-storage/82319/ The instant order to stop ‘new raisings’ – create battalions with fresh recruits – has been prompted by financial constrain...
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 12:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3439
Views: 372107

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Indian Army puts Mountain Strike Corps aimed at China in cold storage https://theprint.in/security/indian-army-puts-mountain-strike-corps-aimed-at-china-in-cold-storage/82319/ The instant order to stop ‘new raisings’ – create battalions with fresh recruits – has been prompted by financial constrain...
by dinesha
12 Jul 2018 12:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2230
Views: 341554

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Spike in militant recruitment after end of Valley ceasefire: J&K data
https://indianexpress.com/article/india ... t-5254335/
by dinesha
11 Jul 2018 21:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1832
Views: 355783

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

Why The IAF’s New Push To Control Project LCA Amplifies All That’s Wrong- Shiv Aroor
https://www.livefistdefence.com/2018/07 ... wrong.html
by dinesha
11 Jul 2018 12:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2750
Views: 382448

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

All equipment procurements are being planned in a 'balanced manner' for all arms: Army chief https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/all-equipment-procurements-are-being-planned-in-a-balanced-manner-for-all-arms-army-chief/articleshow/64935641.cms Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat in ...
by dinesha
11 Jul 2018 12:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Iran News and Discussions
Replies: 2961
Views: 191067

Re: Iran News and Discussions

EU’s Big Three agree to establish dollarless trade with Iran – Lavrov
https://www.rt.com/business/432363-eu-d ... rade-iran/
by dinesha
11 Jul 2018 12:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1342
Views: 121268

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

Moon's trip seeks to turn India into 'next China' for S. Korea: official http://m.yna.co.kr/mob2/en/contents_en.jsp?cid=AEN20180709000300315&site=0200000000&mobile "India is a country that has no sensitive issues with us historically or geopolitically, so has little risk of its economi...
by dinesha
11 Jul 2018 12:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian weapons and military technology
Replies: 1361
Views: 160086

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Moscow’s air-defense system is unique, able to intercept any targets – commander https://www.rt.com/news/432226-moscows-air-defense-system/ “ System of air and missile defense of Moscow and the central industrial district is unique, there’s only one such system in the world. It’s able to automatica...
by dinesha
11 Jul 2018 12:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 2867
Views: 277804

Re: International Military Discussion

IBD unveils SMART PROTech active armour solution
http://www.janes.com/article/81581/ibd- ... r-solution
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by dinesha
10 Jul 2018 16:50
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Are We Ready for a Two-front War ?
Replies: 749
Views: 93076

Re: Are We Ready for a Two-front War ?

The sobering arithmetic of a two-front war https://www.orfonline.org/research/the-sobering-arithmetic-of-a-two-front-war/ Notwithstanding the drawbacks that come with a bean-count, the analysis presented in this report disabuses the claim that the Indian military is ready to fight a two-front war, ...
by dinesha
10 Jul 2018 13:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1342
Views: 121268

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

North Korea Reportedly Asked Israel for $1 Billion in Cash to Halt Missile Sale to Iran
https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/rep ... -1.6249205
by dinesha
10 Jul 2018 13:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2489
Views: 401765

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Everything you need to know about the weapons China sells to Africa
https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diploma ... hina-sells
by dinesha
10 Jul 2018 13:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4617
Views: 264720

Re: Deterrence

President Johnson did not like to be “followed so closely” by the Football carrier and that he had discussed with McNamara a system that would eliminate the “need for an aide to be in constant attendance upon him.” https://nsarchive2.gwu.edu//dc.html?doc=4564684-Document-18-Untitled-two-part-draft-...

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