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by Aditya_V
12 Dec 2018 17:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5076
Views: 965170

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Another interesting tid bit is exercises with other International Forces going on when this test was done from Balsore 1) Cope India with USAF in nearby WB 2) Indra Navy with the Russian Navy in South Eastern Bay of Bengal, lots of radars all round to track everything. and interestingly we are exerc...
by Aditya_V
12 Dec 2018 16:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 400
Views: 100064

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Lets not condone the decision of the Russians, its a bad decision by them
by Aditya_V
12 Dec 2018 16:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5076
Views: 965170

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Could we have used the lofted targetory launch to validate the Re entry vehicle for a much longer range missile?
by Aditya_V
11 Dec 2018 14:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2190
Views: 263971

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

What is all these Development funds
why Not just split Paki Budget as follows

1) Interest and Capital payments
2) Defense Budget
3) Allah ke Bharose for Abdul- 0
by Aditya_V
09 Dec 2018 09:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1041
Views: 100136

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Have to admire the Americans, thier homeland is under no threat but keep investing and developing the best weapons. Something completely lost to Indians who to physically see the armed enemy before understanding danger
by Aditya_V
09 Dec 2018 09:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3507
Views: 363074

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

Maybe pathetic but we can't run before crawling in the 1st stage.
by Aditya_V
08 Dec 2018 11:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions
Replies: 1131
Views: 176791

Re: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions

Bogibeel Bridge to completed and innaugrated by PM in Dec 2018. Status as of June 2014 https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/bogibeel-bridge-challenges-of-bridging-the-brahmaputra/article6147290.ece The bridge will have 42 piers out of which 37 piers have been completed. https://www.th...
by Aditya_V
07 Dec 2018 12:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion
Replies: 2521
Views: 224921

Re: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion

Keeping Iran in good books, while we support Israel militarily, Israel had no qualms selling to the Chinese or US supplying weapons to the Pakis. Why should we hang our heads out?
by Aditya_V
07 Dec 2018 12:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 592
Views: 84150

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

The LCA Navy can provide CAP and Air cover to the CBG with Uttam or EL 2052 radar. It probably will have a much better turnaround time and more can fit on the Aircraft carrier, while Mig 29K can be used for Strike missions.
by Aditya_V
07 Dec 2018 11:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3228
Views: 527804

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

The more I read as a Mango Man the more I am convinced that China has got one thing right. Show the good number of aircraft, ships and massive parades regularly to the world and make everyone fear you. Most nations do not see beyond the glitter and even those who can and do see will be apprehensive...
by Aditya_V
06 Dec 2018 17:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1631
Views: 201261

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

When I owe money to the Bank I deposit the Money, I dont Tweet public ally doing nothing.
by Aditya_V
06 Dec 2018 17:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 3090
Views: 350781

Re: Indus Water Treaty

Now that the topic of effluents has come up, people will realise why have been advocating Leather Industry moved to Pakiland giving up other forms of agriculture.
by Aditya_V
06 Dec 2018 17:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 1554
Views: 125922

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pakis will collapse with 3.5 powers stop assistance, even with reduced US assistance their currency is dipping.
by Aditya_V
06 Dec 2018 16:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant: News & Discussion
Replies: 186
Views: 34257

Re: INS Arihant: News & Discussion

Regarding our SSBN and SSN cant we have concrete shelters for them rather than having them exposed. And my previous question, what Torpedos does Arihant use for Self defense? Has Torpedo firing been tested. Logically, since the PM has declared it has completed a detterence Patrol it should have done...
by Aditya_V
06 Dec 2018 12:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 592
Views: 84150

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

chola wrote:^^^ In the end, we have to make do with the 29K for the Vikky and Vikrant for all the talks about Rafales and F-18s. The 57 RFI will drag on until IAC-2 is ready. They’ll be for the CATOBAR.


I hope there are Naval LCA's also on these.
by Aditya_V
06 Dec 2018 11:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 1554
Views: 125922

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

At this rate, can the Paki Air Force even afford to keep their Chinese rejects flying? Or will the sonic booms be only from the Pindi Channa? Pakistani budget is for 1) Money for past expenses of Armed forces- pension and interest payments 2) Money for Armed forces. Rest are Allah ke Bharose. So mo...
by Aditya_V
05 Dec 2018 22:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant: News & Discussion
Replies: 186
Views: 34257

Re: INS Arihant: News & Discussion

Might be a stupid question, has the Arihant fired Takshak or any Russian Torpedo as part of Self Defense before conducting its Detterence Patrol.

Are we planning to integrate Takshak with INS Chakra or Akula II ships?
by Aditya_V
05 Dec 2018 10:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2978
Views: 621075

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

One thing to note is NATO countries don't like competitors outside NATO, We used to have Swedes on BRF on how Gripen was functional yet the Indians are incapable of developing the LCA. Its about tomorrow's market. We have even the odd post on BRF about F-35 License production in India, but right now...
by Aditya_V
04 Dec 2018 16:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 1554
Views: 125922

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

1. Rupee’s devaluation is a temporary phenomenon: PM Indeed it is a temporary phenomenon until the next Devaluation to US$ 1 = Terroristan Rupees 150! 2. “Halal meat trade is worth 2000 bn USD, worldwide. We are a livestock nation . We can make the most of this opportunity area. ”https://www.thenew...
by Aditya_V
03 Dec 2018 17:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1753
Views: 241031

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

I hope DRDO just go ahead and creates a prototype of 45-50 ton, 3 crewed, unmanned turret based on their study. Given the lower weight it can use the engine from T90, which is been produced in OFB. This will give commonality with T90 logistics to some extend, and close the biggest issue with Arjun....
by Aditya_V
03 Dec 2018 17:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1753
Views: 241031

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Sorry Sir, I didnt get it, I am sure there is some one doing it
by Aditya_V
03 Dec 2018 15:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2978
Views: 621075

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

Remember in 2010 just before Akash orders how similair offers came for the Patriot, these offers come when they detect we have over come most hurdles.
by Aditya_V
03 Dec 2018 10:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2190
Views: 263971

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Should make this investment to GDP to 0. Pakis should enjoy 7th century life in Desert conditions which they dream off.
by Aditya_V
03 Dec 2018 10:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 1554
Views: 125922

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Who cares if CPEC has not become Regional Game Changer when WHO says the Mohammadden Terrorism Fomenting is the Regional Growth Leader for HIV infections :lol: : WHO: HIV Epidemic Spreads at Alarming Rate in Pakistan Pakistan is registering approximately 20,000 new HIV infections annually, the high...
by Aditya_V
02 Dec 2018 18:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1753
Views: 241031

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

I hope that the Army is doing some long term planning 1. With 1000HP of T-90 and T-72 made in numbers these will form the numbers and our medium tank. 2. Arjun Mk2 should form 600-800 numbers of our heavy tanks. We probably can't do something like the US which has fielded only heavy tanks, probably ...
by Aditya_V
01 Dec 2018 21:51
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7842
Views: 636168

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

CA's are not terrified, lot of malpractice done by businessmen are blamed on CA's. These people don't consult they do whatever they like and blame others.
by Aditya_V
01 Dec 2018 21:44
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2919
Views: 355940

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

How are engines meant for India tested in the US. Seperate private Broad gauge tracks. I thought most US tracks were Standard guage
by Aditya_V
01 Dec 2018 19:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5076
Views: 965170

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

so SANT is now the indian brimstone. the british tornados use them in large multi-round packs. we need to integrate that on our fighters too and test Rustom2 may be able to take a few if and when it enters the ring. https://www.janes.com/images/assets/385/49385/Smart-launcher.jpg Or someday in the ...
by Aditya_V
01 Dec 2018 10:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2190
Views: 263971

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

You dont think I have the best interest of Pakis at heart, seriously they must give up farming and textiles and concentrate on Meat and Leather Industries, they can easily undercut Indian Industries in Leather.
by Aditya_V
30 Nov 2018 20:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5076
Views: 965170

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

The article mentions active radar seeker and IIR seeker. Is this DDMites or is this going to be a dual seeker missile. US has a similar project
by Aditya_V
30 Nov 2018 17:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2190
Views: 263971

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Finally I think Pakistan must to the following to save Forex

1. Shut electricity to all factories and Industry
2. Stop oil consuming Diesel Railway engines
3. Restrict fuel supplies outside contonmants
4. Use firewood instead especially along the.loc.
by Aditya_V
30 Nov 2018 17:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 26/11/2008: Never Forget. Never Forgive
Replies: 577
Views: 49520

Re: 26/11/2008: Never Forget. Never Forgive

Problems exist not just in equipment, but on training, practice, operational readiness and protocols. The railway station had plenty of cops with rifles. None of them opened fire even when the terrorists were in plain sight. Why was the zeal to fight back missing? Goes beyond material measures and ...
by Aditya_V
29 Nov 2018 12:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 1554
Views: 125922

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pakis will definitely do something in Punjab, we should have our response plans and military personal ready, it is not a question of if but when, we should also get the Public informed about Pakistani plans to use militants to attack the Golden temple,
by Aditya_V
29 Nov 2018 12:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 1554
Views: 125922

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

I dont think Khatrapur corridor which will be regulated is can be used by PA to sneak in Terrorists, in 1980's Indian economy was in deep shi* and Indiara Gandhi autocratic rule meant lots of discontent, today ever body in India and Punjab knows what is going on. Pakis are trying their old tricks, a...
by Aditya_V
29 Nov 2018 12:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 1554
Views: 125922

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

The KartarPur corridor: The Khalistani fellows, did not allow the Indian diplomats to enter Nanakhana saheb, last week. The khalistanis were heard talking about the possibility of holding a referendum, in Punjab, in 2020, over the Khalistan issue. we hear the same strain from Khalistanis based out ...
by Aditya_V
28 Nov 2018 17:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2978
Views: 621075

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

I guess in a turning dogfight where airplane is bleeding energy this might be useful
by Aditya_V
28 Nov 2018 11:50
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7842
Views: 636168

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Venkat_r, link for my numbers is from https://www.indiabudget.gov.in/

And in some of the links the comments are against the numbers presented and there are adjusted made without giving a basis for those.
by Aditya_V
28 Nov 2018 10:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 26/11/2008: Never Forget. Never Forgive
Replies: 577
Views: 49520

Re: 26/11/2008: Never Forget. Never Forgive

Can anyone explain to me why no discussion on the attempted repeat of 26/11 on 31/12/14. Yes the same people who said no surgical strikes said these were fishermen and hence buried?
by Aditya_V
28 Nov 2018 10:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Mumbai Terrorist Attack-News stories and timeline
Replies: 2942
Views: 199782

Re: Mumbai Terrorist Attack-News stories and timeline

They should, and they proper practice firing thier fire arms, but the problem is local politicians want to keep the Police toothless to help many of their law breaking supporters
by Aditya_V
28 Nov 2018 10:17
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7842
Views: 636168

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

But much of that money has come in and is being taxed, if you had gone through the posts Direct Tax collections in 2015-16 which were 7.4 Lac crore jumped to 10.05 Lac crore in the 2017-18 Re and Indirect Tax collections without customs has jumped to 8.06 lac crore in 2017-18 RE from 5.04 crore in 2...

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