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by krishna_krishna
27 Mar 2020 00:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3848
Views: 421311

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

This smug votary of the BIF simply cannot hide his schadenfreude. :mrgreen: why is he so very keen on constantly spitting on India when he is holding a US green card or is it simply that he is also on the same quality weed @RahulGandhi Its not green card it is Bloomberg using him to propagate a nar...
by krishna_krishna
25 Mar 2020 06:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 2625
Views: 610886

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

https://twitter.com/VinodDX9/status/1242310118974222337?s=20 ----> Indian Navy operates; This could just be a proposal from Russia, but I have a feeling that P-75I will go to Germany. With Russians taken care via this kilo deal in addition to SSN deal. Frenchies should be made to pay for disclosure...
by krishna_krishna
11 Mar 2020 08:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 966
Views: 183798

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

Ignore the host, focus on the ambassador, he is our best mind on Afghanistan :

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wdY2B6iT_Yo

Rakesh food re-iterates everything posted above
by krishna_krishna
10 Mar 2020 07:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4749
Views: 608470

Re: Internal Security Watch

There is an interesting angle to yes bank fiasco, while it is very good that GOI took proactive step to protect financial industry and confidence in banking sector there are two info that came out that bothers : 1) The yes bank was started by two brothers Ashok and Rana Kapoor, while Ashok was the t...
by krishna_krishna
08 Mar 2020 01:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 966
Views: 183798

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

Trumpjee might repeat Soleimani on Taliban and Pak ISI generals. Talibans had killed 20 Afghan troops and USA have already bombed the Taliban in retaliation. The deal will not last a month. I disagree on both the accounts, US is exhausted with Afghan war. President trump as part of his presidential...
by krishna_krishna
01 Mar 2020 06:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 966
Views: 183798

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

This from part one of the agreement sums up from India : "4.The United States commits to facilitate discussions between Afghanistan and Pakistan to work out arrangements to ensure neither country’s security is threatened by actions from the territory of the other side." As I have reiterate...
by krishna_krishna
22 Feb 2020 23:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 1001
Views: 180546

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Rakesh wrote:The best option, IMVHO, is the German Type 216 design.

+100
by krishna_krishna
22 Feb 2020 20:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 1001
Views: 180546

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

https://twitter.com/VinodDX9/status/1230864926115323907?s=20 ----> At Def Expo 2020, Naval Group showcased SMX 3.0. Kalvari P-75, SMX 3.0 under P-75I and a nuclear powered version of it as SSN...will Indian Navy go forward with this approach? I do not believe so, SMX-26 was very futuristic concept ...
by krishna_krishna
22 Feb 2020 20:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 1001
Views: 180546

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Posting as it relates to indian submarine. Brazil convened submarine into stretched SSN, I believe Australia would also be taking similar route :

https://twitter.com/VinodDX9/status/1230854865661943809
by krishna_krishna
22 Feb 2020 20:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3904
Views: 586741

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Dunno how true this is... During Obama's visit... No, IAF and Navy assets were used. Only the President's own, Marine Corps Helicopter (Marine One) was used, to ferry between Bombay Airport to the INS Shikra, Naval base. Shame it has to come to this, how can GOI allow this recc to be carried out in...
by krishna_krishna
17 Feb 2020 01:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3404
Views: 543834

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

CRamS wrote:NRao/Bart, so that senator bahadur was actually peddling for p!ss talks between India and TSP through his 'democracy' BS? I interpreted it as US mediation with his '2 democracies' BS


It is a public knowledge that he represents massa deep state . Good that mirror was shown publicly to deep state.
by krishna_krishna
13 Feb 2020 07:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4771
Views: 404807

Re: Deterrence

Posting this as it has lot of insights into porky military leadership right now , ex. SPD general : There was a gap in the porky air defence coverage that was exploited by India and also subsequently led to closure of porky air space post Balakot (A capability gap), they may be plugged next time. Th...
by krishna_krishna
12 Feb 2020 18:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy's ASW & AEW Assets: News & Discussion
Replies: 164
Views: 27233

Re: Indian Navy's ASW & AEW Assets: News & Discussion

Krishnaji, Why does it have to be this or that. C295W will be part of the airlift, where the hs748 will not work because of lack of ramp. May I request you to not post IDRW material here. The day they stop plagiarizing other people's work as their own, I would be happy to read their articles again....
by krishna_krishna
12 Feb 2020 07:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy's ASW & AEW Assets: News & Discussion
Replies: 164
Views: 27233

Re: Indian Navy's ASW & AEW Assets: News & Discussion

We should upgrade the HS748 with PW127 or an AE2100, upgrade the cockpit and throw in an APU in its tail. That should be good enough for all our coast guard and MMPA needs. We don't need to wait for the C295W delas to finalize, production to pick up pace, yada, yada, yada... Good as new airframes f...
by krishna_krishna
08 Feb 2020 20:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3517
Views: 623936

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Can enlightened gurus id the shell that porkis got last night, to my untrained eyes looks like fired without warhead, why would IA do something like that :

https://twitter.com/bababanaras/status/ ... 5253019648
by krishna_krishna
07 Feb 2020 07:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 711038

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

As discussed in few pages before need for new missile its here and its called "Pranash ": https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/india-to-develop-200-km-range-pranash-missile/story-eev9HZEZo2m6ADnIjSnvcP.html The new weapon traces its origin to the Prahaar missile developed by the DRDO,...
by krishna_krishna
25 Jan 2020 18:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 711038

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed lungi dance with few friends last night, this is what Dr. Avinash Chandar said in '08 at that time there was estimate that India would master the tech in 15-20 years. We did that in arround 10 years, congratulations to all for the hard work. In October 2008, ASL Director Avinash C...
by krishna_krishna
22 Jan 2020 06:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 711038

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

For now let's say that 1.3m is plentiful for plentiful petals. Haridasji reminds of how Dr.K S used to say in "Plural numbers" when someone used to ask him on number of packages that desh has. A question for you during A-SAT test massa deployed RC-135S Cobra Ball from Diego Garcia to snoo...
by krishna_krishna
20 Jan 2020 03:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 711038

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Chindu, confirming the same but NOTAM suggest multiple maal wala package. I like the term used Experimental test vehicle Here is the video url , not sure if its old one or current test one : https://twitter.com/Amitraaz/status/1218947167907274754 https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/india-successf...
by krishna_krishna
19 Jan 2020 01:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 966
Views: 183798

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

Posting this as this clip has good insights into future of the a'stan and region whole : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDcGlHembKk&feature=youtu.be The official circles admit that mass lost in astan and exit is almost final from here and eyee rack. Bunnies will be back. The price negotiated wi...
by krishna_krishna
09 Jan 2020 03:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015
Replies: 893
Views: 160161

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015

For stability the real part of every pole must be negative.
by krishna_krishna
07 Jan 2020 07:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3848
Views: 421311

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Given the current agitation name of PFI (Popular front of India)comes over and over again everywhere . There agenda from instigating Dalits against upper castes to combining them into oppressed Class (Dalits, Muslims, Sikhs and Christians). If you see BIF media posts all of them have one theme in co...
by krishna_krishna
03 Jan 2020 01:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 712
Views: 197823

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

Design closely resembles Mirage 4000, so looks like we took up design that Dassault didn't move forward with or we got some ToT. Dude, how come you consistently come to the wrong conclusion? You could have said that because this was has wings and powered flight, we might have got TOT from Wright br...
by krishna_krishna
03 Jan 2020 01:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 712
Views: 197823

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

I am finding out about ORCA now. But certainly, it is in a very preliminary design stage right now, obviously having a lineage from MWF and therefore Tejas. Indranil there is no official release of pictures so this is no way a confirmation and or support to some concept, but definetly when we have ...
by krishna_krishna
03 Jan 2020 00:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 712
Views: 197823

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

Just a thought, why would you think that this design would be close to a defunct Mirage 2000 and any less than a Rafale? Because : a) 4000 and rafale itself evolved from M2K, b) 4000 was the all carbon composite frame similar to direction we took with LCA, c) and the design posted by the ADA Test p...
by krishna_krishna
03 Jan 2020 00:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 712
Views: 197823

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

The nose of OCRA seems faceted for stealth. Now would this mean that Navy is going for horizontal tails for LCA MK2 but Canards for TEDBF? Design closely resembles Mirage 4000, so looks like we took up design that Dassault didn't move forward with or we got some ToT. That means Rafale for second tr...
by krishna_krishna
02 Jan 2020 15:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 712
Views: 197823

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

Simply Amazing supposed TEDBF. If this is anywhere close it is one TFTA jet, like the name too ORCA - Omni Role Combat Aircraft: https://twitter.com/hvtiaf/status/1212192689224970241/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1212192689224970241&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fs9e.github...
by krishna_krishna
01 Jan 2020 11:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3848
Views: 421311

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

^^^ Could be both but my analysis is based on two pointers : 1) POK PM admitting that he will be the last PM. 2) Noises from china at UN pointed that something was in works. We will have to wait and watch
by krishna_krishna
01 Jan 2020 10:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3848
Views: 421311

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Porkis have called emergency session of two sessions of parliament, looks like porkies want to annex PoK into permanent territory.
by krishna_krishna
01 Dec 2019 18:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 711038

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

No problem with the test. How can you say that ? It is good that they are testing, but defects cropping up at this stage in the A-3 are worrying, if true (likely, since Hemant Rout is usually reliable). WTF, HK Rout mentions manufacturing defect, A3 is very important to have defect is this program ...
by krishna_krishna
23 Nov 2019 15:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 6692
Views: 656549

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

This is best scenario for dharmics, however I beg to differ that Pawar (The Pawar) was responsible for the split : There was a good analysis on this thread on powerful sugar mafia and co-operative castist lobby behind pawar clan. When that lobby was threatened via ED etc, they were forced to bite th...
by krishna_krishna
11 Nov 2019 03:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 6692
Views: 656549

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

PM Niazi in candid disclosure that in inviting MMS, if GOI try to stop him to make him a hero : https://twitter.com/ragarwal/status/1193385687086579712 "Something about small men in big offices" total dehati aurat, calls DR. MMS "Manmohan", I wonder now what seculars will have to...
by krishna_krishna
22 Oct 2019 23:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 1060
Views: 139069

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

ramana wrote:Kit you are being deceived by global/strategic factors

I want India to play to break up Turkey.
Nothing less for peace in 21st Century.


India does not have other option , given Erdogan’s fantasy to have new clear bum.

That’s what they are in for with porkis.
by krishna_krishna
15 Oct 2019 09:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 528153

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Ahhh...how innovative, this 'dark grey' business !! We have to find out who was behind this innovation, US or China or both? So, Terroristani cat gets a 'lease of life' once again. Terrroristan survives because masa, uq-i-stan et al wants it to survive simple, all this is hogwash to keep them on ti...
by krishna_krishna
10 Oct 2019 03:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 2264
Views: 656485

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

^^^ Endorse that. Do we want yet another plane while we are trying to bring about a improvement in IAF logistics? I agree with few other posters here, IAF obsession with rafale is at high level. It’s a beautiful aircraft no question but sad to see lack is support to indegnious content while trying ...
by krishna_krishna
04 Oct 2019 09:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3904
Views: 586741

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

During recent protests against PM Modi in NYC and Houston. Two individuals name come out at top : 1) Javaid Anwar, looks like businessman from Texas here is some info on him, donates lot to repulicans : https://www.eenews.net/stories/1060105113 http://mediaonlinetoday.com/mr-javaid-anwar-leading-pak...
by krishna_krishna
23 Sep 2019 00:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3904
Views: 586741

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

9/22- PM modi meets president trump at howdy modi event. PM Niazi meets zalmay K. Today in NY. Saudi prince meets PM Niazi over lay over and assures kingdom of unhindered support (read eye ran)while US forces starts arriving in SA/ UAE. Houthis declare unilateral cease fire. 9/23 - President trump m...
by krishna_krishna
21 Sep 2019 05:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3904
Views: 586741

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

My biggest concern is that Trump (being a tone-deaf moron focused entirely on aggrandizing self-promotion) will come to the event stage and blurt out some sentence with the words "Cash-mere... Paggy-Stan...Mediation". The moment this happens, it will become the ENTIRE story. Imran will ju...
by krishna_krishna
17 Sep 2019 05:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015
Replies: 893
Views: 160161

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015

Recent actions in Middle East makes picture clearer for mass's game plan for the future, I believe Rdevji making statement that what is the end goal is not clear. I attempt to clear fog with following : US is just one country away ( Iran ) from getting control of whole ME and completely finish the i...
by krishna_krishna
14 Sep 2019 19:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion
Replies: 3293
Views: 647194

Re: Airborne Early Warning & Control: News & Discussion

Leasing cannot work. You’re ok paying $225 million for imported goods but when it comes to paying for local stuff - you’re playing games buddy! That’s not the way India will ever sustain or even have a local MIC. I agree with you 50000% buddy, I do not want to criticize IAF more than I have already...

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