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by hnair
05 Dec 2017 19:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 217
Views: 22697

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

khan views about a matter close by: Why does India want to buy the world’s emptiest airport? This is where the world’s emptiest airport comes in. India is proposing to spend around US$300 million to buy out Sri Lanka’s debt to China in return for a 40-year lease over Hambantota airport. But India’s ...
by hnair
30 Nov 2017 10:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 680
Views: 65416

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

singha, Here is a more balanced view on story, with Indian POVs Why diaspora Sikhs are fighting to ‘Free Jaggi’ What is Punjab Police saying? Declining to be quoted on record, Punjab Police officers questioned the “double standards” of UK and Canada on terrorism. “If there is any terror act in their...
by hnair
10 Nov 2017 15:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Saudi Arabia and its impact on Indian security
Replies: 401
Views: 17433

Re: Saudi Arabia and its impact on Indian security

HNair If you cant write clearly please don't. What's the need to be so obtuse? Look at JEM and his clear writing and that too even in Swarajya magazine. We all are trying to learn and be clear. ramanaji, indeed, I am a big fan of JEM and his clear writing, since I first started read his posts. My i...
by hnair
09 Nov 2017 17:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Saudi Arabia and its impact on Indian security
Replies: 401
Views: 17433

Re: Saudi Arabia and its impact on Indian security

FWIW, the fish who swims upriver is in a terminal state and talk upriver is that abdication (if that happens) is slated for mid-next year. There will not be an easy transition, because his favorite fingerling has not yet mustered enough strength to drop the yolk sac. Costco Tang and his Turgidsons a...
by hnair
16 Oct 2017 08:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 2746
Views: 155620

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

deejay,please check your forum inbox
by hnair
09 Oct 2017 12:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 2746
Views: 155620

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

Maybe they migrated to the new forum, but the people of BRF who used to track such things, seem oblivious that Quest Kodiak sales have something called a 10:1 input into " Quest Mission Team " :lol: They are just repaying their original investors, who helped start the company The Spicejet ...
by hnair
06 Oct 2017 09:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 1681
Views: 242297

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

old Bajaj Chetaks needed to be tilted to one side to start
by hnair
06 Oct 2017 09:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2130
Views: 133931

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

SSridhar wrote:Or, have they run out of heroes?


Mumtaz Qadri didnt poke their erudite space analyst Salman Taseer with an AK47 for nothing. He was merely calling attention about his name being available for future satellites
by hnair
06 Oct 2017 09:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2130
Views: 133931

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Being a space scientist in Pakistan is like being one of those handicrafts board member in India. nice, non-controversial sized budgets with zero targets to achieve
by hnair
06 Oct 2017 09:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive News from the USA
Replies: 3001
Views: 80664

Re: Positive News from the USA

UlanBatori wrote:Is this the malloo preacher who travels by (personal) 747?


IIRC, that is KA Paul, not KPY chap
by hnair
06 Oct 2017 09:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 1681
Views: 242297

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

well, J20 is advancing faster than T50. money talks . China, adi! Stop making " chatterboxes " with your money Sorry, no special physics applies to IA or IAF. All combustion engines loose power will reduced air flow, compressors are there to address this issue. IIRC, there are variable ge...
by hnair
05 Oct 2017 23:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive News from the USA
Replies: 3001
Views: 80664

Re: Positive News from the USA

JEM, Those orgs are run by a Thiruvalla centered chap called KP Yohannan . He found a nice way to amass tremendous wealth under the two orgs, seemingly using the American EJ network since the 70s and is now sitting on a neat pile. He caused tremendous khujli among the existing clergy hierarchy, by o...
by hnair
05 Oct 2017 22:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 3654
Views: 528299

Re: Small Arms Thread

^^^ wiki auntie says hollow-points are banned by Hague Convention Hollow-point is legal for civilian use :lol: in US and low-velocity hollow-point 9mm is very popular with home defense type of automatic pistol owners, since it is supposed to be non-ricocheting (squashing) and also due to low-veloci...
by hnair
02 Oct 2017 09:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 386
Views: 50845

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

US-2 for any other role (ASW, logistics and etc) than special insertion and extraction around IOR Island territories is a sub-optimal usage of money. It will be nice if a large Zodiac with ordinance/equipment/supplies can be offloaded at will around the ocean's islands. Adds some flexibility in moni...
by hnair
30 Sep 2017 10:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2237
Views: 348055

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

From the article: 1) " China is assisting Pakistan. " China itself seems to be early stage testing of experimental articles, wonder if there are any links of this hyper programme with pak? Or is this the usual hot air of these "experts"? 2) India and australia are two countries t...
by hnair
03 Sep 2017 19:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 781195

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

China is a country of trolls, governed by trolls and for the trolls. So answering their TV trolls with factual rebuttal is just playing their game. A country that eats tiger benis and parades half naked women as "military" for an old creep sticking his neck out of a moon-roof is not exactl...
by hnair
03 Sep 2017 08:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 781195

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Satisfying to see the chinese doing hanfu-shivering over whether Shree Modi will "mention paki perfidy or not". An entire TV program, a full-time foreign ministry staffer etc to deal with this rather mainstream foreign office issue? Shows how fragile their national government is, despite a...
by hnair
02 Sep 2017 08:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 781195

Re: Neutering & defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

When he was arrested, he was in possession of two laptops, an iPad, two portable hard drives, 10 cellphone SIM cards, two digital camcorders, at least two flash drives, and other equipment that can be used to obtain data from computer networks, prosecutors said. But he was peacefully building a roa...
by hnair
01 Sep 2017 14:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 781195

Re: Neutering & defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

:D China is right now the laughing stock among its smaller neighbors. I dont think either Xi or his mortal enemies inside CMC know it yet. In future, not all countries will quietly point the gun at china's ass, like India did. Some of the smaller neighbors (eg: due to UNCLOS violations of china) wil...
by hnair
31 Aug 2017 19:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 781195

Re: Neutering & defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Bhutan and Nepal overshadowed by bellicose India :roll: despite the end of China-India standoff By Wendy Min, Global Times , 2017/8/31 20:23:39 Residents sandwiched between two powers worry India will seek to intensify dominance http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1064166.shtml Chinese projecting the...
by hnair
29 Aug 2017 09:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2237
Views: 348055

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DITTJV9V4AI7eXF.jpg ^^^^^^^^^^^^ Intricate plumbing points to liquid motor. Looks like a prithvi. Looks like a PII target. The two engines are similar, including the regenerative cooling (or turbopump exhaust?) manifold ring around the nozzle http://www.b14643.de/Spacero...
by hnair
23 Aug 2017 21:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 3757
Views: 345340

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

I would again urge caution in conspiracy theories. There are interests highly inimical to national interests waiting for an opportunity to use our system against us. We have had several critics projects being derailed because of this. The media is free to write what they want but are not aleays ver...
by hnair
23 Aug 2017 21:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 781195

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

You can either tunnel or you cant. India can tunnel, but the timelines are not based on beating china on what it does in its spare time! In infra, it is not about who made your pick-axe, but the budget and will to take forward multi-thousand crore projects against severe budgetary odds. Since indepe...
by hnair
21 Aug 2017 13:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Latest Chinese boast: should we shiver or die laughing?
Replies: 1380
Views: 142795

Re: Latest Chinese boast: should we shiver or die laughing?

China's army conducts military exercises 'to strike awe in India' From Gobar Times The report did not mention the location of the exercises , only saying the drills "lay the ground for plateau warfare." The Lianhe Zaobao newspaper on Friday quoted analysts as saying such Chinese PLA milit...
by hnair
21 Aug 2017 11:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Latest Chinese boast: should we shiver or die laughing?
Replies: 1380
Views: 142795

Re: Latest Chinese boast: should we shiver or die laughing?

DavidD is making no sense - US has a military that is magnitudes more capable than chinese ever were. And with serious intent and will to hurt not so capable opponents around the world. The US are visibly unable to eradicate armored vehicles from the hands of ISIS or even taliban, who has neither an...
by hnair
13 Jun 2017 18:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1456
Views: 91688

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

chetak and sachin, anything is better than the current "nowhere to nowhere" route to Byappanahalli! Other than private vehicles, there are a huge number of invisible, subaltern vehicles that eff up the traffic along trunk routes in bangalore, including share autos, taxicabs etc. Often time...
by hnair
13 Jun 2017 17:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1456
Views: 91688

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Nothing is useless or too little! If the Bengaluru metro prevents a few 1000 vehicles from being on the road, it will help those who really need to use vehicles. It will certainly relieve the pressure on the axis through which it passes. But if a BRFite is looking for "hop-in at residence,hop-o...
by hnair
10 Jun 2017 14:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: GSLV-Mk III launch program/post-launch analysis
Replies: 424
Views: 41451

Re: GSLV-Mk III launch program/post-launch analysis

There is a launch site proposed (I think for polar launches, up north from Sriharikota) near Ganapavaram They do have Thumba which is good for polar launches as well If they launch geosats from Laccadive islands, I will recommend that people sell their houses in kerela and TN as these will be downr...
by hnair
05 Jun 2017 18:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: GSLV-Mk III launch program/post-launch analysis
Replies: 424
Views: 41451

Re: GSLV-Mk III launch program/post-launch analysis

Yogi_G wrote:Did you even read what I wrote? I stopped myself with just a line in the spirit of euphoria. Please!


I did and it has nothing to do with GSLV MK3. One month off for sassing an admin who cautioned you informally
by hnair
05 Jun 2017 07:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 1975
Views: 306852

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Enough, vina and disha - a caution at this point


Let us wish the 1000s who made MK3 possible, great success.
by hnair
02 Jun 2017 19:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017
Replies: 2850
Views: 245473

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017

That RAPE douchebag Pitafool is still alive? :lol: IIRC, he popped up in BRF, when momeens here called him names after his rants got published by some paki newspaper and got himself banned here, after a few hours for justifying terrorists as "essential". Remember him because of his ridicul...
by hnair
02 Jun 2017 11:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 1975
Views: 306852

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

People nowadays want an H&DLV, that can lift a Lal Qila into GTO :lol: SLV, then ASLV, PSLV and finally GSLV itself was filled with frugal choices (compromises or "foolishness", if we go full-snooty) taking into account, what was considered as national objectives and that is how it wil...
by hnair
30 May 2017 09:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 1975
Views: 306852

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

A little bit visible here Wonder why that particular choice, instead of having two doors, one land side and the other sea-facing. This "4T GTO onlee" is like frail Agni IV lobbing "1.5 tonnes to 3000 kms only" kind of modesty, for the sake of "advanced nations", who wi...
by hnair
29 May 2017 23:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 1975
Views: 306852

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Rains are fast approaching and the window is kind of iffy! :-?

Gagan wrote:The solid strap-on tips are more aerodynamic, like in the GSLV-MK2s


Also payload shroud is more rounded

btw, wonder where are the huge doors with transporter rails for the new VAB?
by hnair
24 May 2017 07:57
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013
Replies: 3962
Views: 132825

Re: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013

Best way to handle it is pay them back in kind. Crocodile tears and mealy mouthed platitudes while ruthlessly pursuing our interests even if it means screwing them over. It is a sad tragedy that so many innocent people lost their lives. But we need to go straight to the root causes, instead of blam...
by hnair
22 May 2017 18:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Understanding US thread-III
Replies: 3131
Views: 182787

Re: Understanding US thread-III

Richard Spencer is an odd fish. He seems to be into East european wimmens. Russian intel, if all the allegations are true, has outstripped even its highly aggressive predecessor, KGB :lol: Clancy should be fired for writing mediocre spy crap and lulling the reader to complacency, when the real ones ...
by hnair
18 May 2017 15:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 2237
Views: 348055

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions-May 2017

what in heavens would this translate into in english: airbreathing multi-tube multi-cycle pulse detonation engine normal engines use deflageration (has a flame front that propagates as a wave), pulse detonation engines uses detonation waves to light the fuel. deflageration can be continous, but pul...
by hnair
12 May 2017 09:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 1975
Views: 306852

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

This launch was treated differently, because Shree Modi wanted to use this for highlighting other smaller nations. OBOR et al are only as strong as its weakest links, which are the smaller states. And India certainly knows how to build a coalition of equals (in theory). So this seems not about confi...
by hnair
09 May 2017 08:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 491823

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

So there will a Solid booster to get it air-borne, then turbofan propulsion, then another solid booster to get the ramjet running followed by the ramjet itself? Wonder how the fuel will be handled for the Turbofan and the ramjet.. So many questions!!! Going to be complex and interesting!.. Good luc...

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