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by Kakarat
22 May 2018 20:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3673
Views: 639480

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

https://twitter.com/writetake/status/998929431530954753 Yet another successful #BrahMos test today from ITR. MoD says in today’s launch, major subsystems manufactured under Make in India mission were tested. Through today's #BeahMos launch, critical indigenous components including fuel management sy...
by Kakarat
21 May 2018 12:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3673
Views: 639480

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

https://twitter.com/DefenceMinIndia/status/998441681543352321 Smt @nsitharaman congratulates Team Brahmos & @DRDO_India for successful flight test carried out at 1040 hrs on 21 May 2018 from ITR, Balasore to validate BRAHMOS missile life extension technologies developed for the first time in Ind...
by Kakarat
19 May 2018 17:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2624
Views: 357007

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

India will not be able to completely ignore Russia or even Iran where it has invested. It is the US which has to find a way around this CAATSA but if it imposes the sanctions on India then it would be shooting itself on its legs, especially that the Europeans might not follow rather would be happy a...
by Kakarat
15 May 2018 23:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2501
Views: 224984

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

HAL offers 40 more Sukhoi-30s at one-third Rafale’s cost By Ajai Shukla Bengaluru, 15th May 18 With HAL offering to price the additional Su-30s at just Rs 425 crore (4.25 billion), the fighter will be barely one-third the cost of the Rafale. According to a Business Standard analysis (November 24, 2...
by Kakarat
08 May 2018 01:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4302
Views: 482954

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

^I think the twitter report is based on this
L&T to deliver first lot of K9 VAJRA-T guns by the end of May
by Kakarat
06 May 2018 20:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

Wallpaper version Image of Light Combat Helicopter (LCH

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by Kakarat
05 May 2018 11:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4534
Views: 676737

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Just building the lower hull should be well within the reach of these private shipbuilders, which they can do very fast as well. It will give Mazgaon the 30 months it needs to replace the crane and rebuilt infrastructure that was damaged. Please read the report the crane crash is at GRSE and not MDL
by Kakarat
03 May 2018 13:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4534
Views: 676737

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

At least 8 of the 16 ASW craft,giving time for the yard to acquire a new crane and rectify the damage-within 3 years.These vessels are only 700t each.A pvt. yard like L&T should be able to deliver around 2/yr. at least. GRSE was suppose to build only 8 ASW craft the other 8 is to be built by CS...
by Kakarat
03 May 2018 13:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4534
Views: 676737

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/crane-collapse-at-grse-may-hurt-warship-work/article23740931.ece Let the contract be assigned to Pvt sector yard at the price quoted by MDL. In the interest of getting the ship's being built on time. While the MDL repairs itself and then focuses on the p 15...
by Kakarat
03 May 2018 11:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4042
Views: 321680

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

IAF should consider more Tejas Trainers for AJT roll, even Singapore seems to be considering Tejas Trainers for their airforce
by Kakarat
02 May 2018 22:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2501
Views: 224984

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

Tx.Aditya.However, by the same yardstick, how do ex-Malaysian or French MIG-29s and Jags built to non- IAF standards , requiring much modernisation and upgradation going to help us either?Anyway it is academic now, Those birds ( SUs) have flown. The french Jags are only for cannibalization IAF plan...
by Kakarat
01 May 2018 23:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

Armour Day Special Wallpaper version Image of MBT ARJUN MKII

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by Kakarat
30 Apr 2018 12:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3673
Views: 639480

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/brahmos-missile-will-breach-mach-7-barrier-in-next-decade-top-official/story-wLlhLD8pAFYzR9tYrdnZhO.html Brahmos missile will breach mach 7 barrier in next decade : Official [Wire feed it seems] From Mach 2.8 to Mach 3.5 a gain of 0.7 M is the speed of subs...
by Kakarat
30 Apr 2018 12:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3673
Views: 639480

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

jaysimha wrote:Ministry of Defence 27-April, 2018 18:49 IST
DAC Approves Capital Acquisition Proposals Worth Rs 3,687 Crore



Can you please add the link to the news while you post them
by Kakarat
27 Apr 2018 23:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

Indranil wrote:Did any of you have a chance to speak to the GTRE folks about Manik?


Couldn't meet anyone from GTRE
by Kakarat
27 Apr 2018 19:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4534
Views: 676737

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

https://twitter.com/livefist/status/989858896910176257
BREAKING: India clears $470 million deal for 13 @BAESystemsInc Mk45 naval main guns for under-build @IndianNavy warships.


any Idea for which ships?
aren't the Navy getting Otobreda 127/64
by Kakarat
27 Apr 2018 10:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 528
Views: 45643

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

Rakesh wrote: My wife just had a baby and so busy.


Congratulations
by Kakarat
23 Apr 2018 18:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Multimedia - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 2137
Views: 291630

Re: Military Multimedia - Indian Armed Forces

I am not sure those are Grads unless we have moved them to the Indian vehicles. I thought I am looking at Pinaka Ka Dhamaka !! https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbdmbKIV0AAJp7J.jpg There was a competition to move the BM-21's to Indian vehicle between TATA and L&T+Ashok Leyland. Which L&T+AL won
by Kakarat
22 Apr 2018 20:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3375
Views: 393173

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Wallpaper version Image of Light Utility Helicopter (LUH)

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by Kakarat
22 Apr 2018 20:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

Wallpaper version Image of Light Utility Helicopter (LUH)

https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/ ... 1903398913
by Kakarat
21 Apr 2018 19:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3375
Views: 393173

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

HAL Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) live demo at DefExpo18 https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/987683371114422273 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbT0nciV0AArjEv.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbT0rbsU0AE5K4B.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbT0t2_UwAALJco.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbT0vD4VAAA6...
by Kakarat
21 Apr 2018 18:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

HAL Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) live demo at DefExpo18 https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/987683371114422273 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbT0nciV0AArjEv.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbT0rbsU0AE5K4B.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbT0t2_UwAALJco.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbT0vD4VAAA6...
by Kakarat
20 Apr 2018 14:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1787
Views: 290543

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

I think the name of the new C-130J is No 87 Raiding Raptors From: https://twitter.com/livefist/status/985382500687073281 Great shots in from Exercise Gagan Shakti. A C-130J from the Raiding Raptors squadron with its load of commando paratroopers. We should update our BR Squadrons and Helicopter Unit...
by Kakarat
20 Apr 2018 01:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1411
Views: 250714

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

At Defexpo Aeromag was hanging out show daily, the day 1 issue has an interview of Dr. Giridh Director of ADA with title 'LCA Tejas to be fully operational with AAR soon' which has a lot of info and updates, will list out some of them 5, All simulated ground tests have been successfully completed a...
by Kakarat
20 Apr 2018 01:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3673
Views: 639480

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

India Displays Big Missiles at Defense Show The Indian air force would benefit from adopting the Brahmos-NG, since three of them could be carried by its Su-30MKI multirole fighters, instead of one PJ-10. Besides, the aircraft would be able to land with one or two missiles on wing pylons, whereas la...
by Kakarat
19 Apr 2018 21:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 1411
Views: 250714

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

At Defexpo Aeromag was hanging out show daily, the day 1 issue has an interview of Dr. Giridh Director of ADA with title 'LCA Tejas to be fully operational with AAR soon' which has a lot of info and updates, will list out some of them 1, currently focusing on increasing the flying rate of MkI to 60 ...
by Kakarat
18 Apr 2018 15:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3199
Views: 284125

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

DRDO CVRDE MBT Arjun MKII live demo at DefExpo18 https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/986544206561796096 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbDokoDVMAAfOWo.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbDon4LU0AALt-f.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbDopiDVwAIqeSR.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbDorBgVAAM9yEV.jpg
by Kakarat
18 Apr 2018 15:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

DRDO CVRDE MBT Arjun MKII live demo at DefExpo18 https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/986544206561796096 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbDokoDVMAAfOWo.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbDon4LU0AALt-f.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbDopiDVwAIqeSR.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DbDorBgVAAM9yEV.jpg
by Kakarat
18 Apr 2018 11:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4302
Views: 482954

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Pratyush wrote:Has the Kalyani ULH been tested by the IA?


No only the gun has been proof tested at CPE Itarsi. the total system (both) is heading for trials in may 18 and subsequently will be offered to the Army
by Kakarat
18 Apr 2018 01:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4302
Views: 482954

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Kalyani Conventional Recoil Bharat Ultra Light Howitzer (ULH) 155mm 39 CAL https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/986278834570903553 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Da_0LrnVQAEFzDa.jpg Kalyani Advance Hybrid Recoil Bharat Mounted Gun System (MGS) 155mm 39 CAL https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/98629...
by Kakarat
18 Apr 2018 00:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

Kalyani Conventional Recoil Bharat Ultra Light Howitzer (ULH) 155mm 39 CAL https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/986278834570903553 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Da_0LrnVQAEFzDa.jpg Kalyani Advance Hybrid Recoil Bharat Mounted Gun System (MGS) 155mm 39 CAL https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/98629...
by Kakarat
17 Apr 2018 12:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3673
Views: 639480

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Some noob questions. Came some good soul summarize what all we know about SANT..? Is SANT supposed to replace HELINA? If not how both are relevent at the same time..? How SANT is different from HELINA..? Is seeker different..? Apart from higher range of coarse. I tried to speak with the official re...
by Kakarat
17 Apr 2018 12:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2170
Views: 358628

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

DRDO Ghatak/AURA and a very confusing Info board from DefExpo18

https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/ ... 2750821376

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by Kakarat
17 Apr 2018 12:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

DRDO Ghatak/AURA and a very confusing Info board from DefExpo18

https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/ ... 2750821376

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by Kakarat
17 Apr 2018 12:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4302
Views: 482954

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Kakarat, Any clear picture of left side of that Mortar round? Elbit version is expensive. Ok here is the Elbit Link to LG2MK: http://elbitsystems.com/product/guidance-kits-general-purpose-bombs/ Its not like the PGK which is a smart fuze but a whole guidance kit for mortar shell. Looks like a laser...
by Kakarat
17 Apr 2018 10:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 332
Views: 31569

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

Walkaround of OFB Upgunned 155mm 45cal M-46
https://twitter.com/kakarat2001/status/ ... 4371426310

This gun was standing on the ground like it was an orphan, there was no info board nothing
by Kakarat
16 Apr 2018 23:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3673
Views: 639480

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Their precision guided shells were Israeli. I wondered if the two examples on display were them showing interest in developing a shell like the Excalibur but :( when I saw the tv screen between them running an IAI/IWI (Forgotwhich) video showcasing them. The brochure for both guided shell and rocke...
by Kakarat
16 Apr 2018 20:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3673
Views: 639480

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

sahay wrote:
abhik wrote:What are those Kalyani seekers for?


The diameter looks pretty thin. If I have to take a guess, AAM or SAM.


Most of the electronic items displayed by kalyani are from Israel, they had also displayed Spice series of guided bombs

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