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by d_berwal
05 Nov 2017 20:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1074535

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

sum wrote:Whats the significance of this "sudden" engine change?


this is the significance http://www.poeirjets.com

:)
by d_berwal
28 Oct 2017 21:53
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1820
Views: 275087

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Met a young Lt Col in a hospital today. From the armoured background- T90. In his tank overalls, although in a non combat posting. He was all praises for Arjun. Except for its size signature. He was clearly calling it a great tank He had heard of BR. But he wasn’t aware of the failure of T90 in the...
by d_berwal
13 Aug 2017 21:31
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

So these are fairly new tanks and could not have seen much service to have fan belt broken or oil leaks. What is the history of fan belt breaking? Also it broke on the Tank #2 which may be didn't see much service. Were these two tanks overhalued at the depot before sending to the competition? How d...
by d_berwal
13 Aug 2017 20:05
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

What was the pedigree of both the T90s sent? The engine oil after 2 km looks very fishy. Who ever was in charge of maintaining the tanks needs to be accountable. Well the Tanks belong to 7 Cav and they are from 2010-11 time frame. (if one has patience one can see the number in front of driver, try ...
by d_berwal
25 Nov 2016 22:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 697874

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

But that's the thing, isn't it? What do BRFites know about the villages? Every story I've seen posted here is about someone's experience from cities that even a foreigner like me has heard of. What about the villages? Given that most there don't have bank accounts, smart phones, or even internet ac...
by d_berwal
17 Nov 2016 21:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 697874

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Can you please give an example of a person who might resort to any violence... of course, other than the guys with the black money. Most small businesses of non-essential goods(corner stationary shop, sweet shop, tiny garment shops, flower stalls, fruit stall, roadside eateries) are seeing 70 to 80...
by d_berwal
02 Nov 2016 20:30
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

Is this MS, cause I was under the impression that the Avadi plant made the T 90 already. PS, I just love the fact that we have to run to Russia everytime we need to add to the T90 fleet. We have a license for 1800 to be built. We only have around 900+ as of now. We have placed an order of 450+ now ...
by d_berwal
18 Oct 2016 22:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2804
Views: 433559

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

HAL does not have any orders for LUH so far. Just the unwritten understanding that half the total required 400 helis will be LUH. Heard that they are also looking to export it, but that would be a long shot right now. I agree with you there is no order as of yet or written order. By any basic commo...
by d_berwal
16 Oct 2016 23:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2804
Views: 433559

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

Any immediate needs can be fulfilled by additional ALH, upgraded cheetah and Chetak. What is the per annum hours ALH fleet is being used? Underuse of C-17, BBJ, Embraer, Avro, Dornier is well reported. The requirement of Ka-226 seems to be artificially created. KA-226T is just an underpowered ALH. ...
by d_berwal
16 Oct 2016 22:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2804
Views: 433559

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

Vina is right, none of the deals make sense. If the only explanation is that Congress also used to do it, then let's make Pappu PM, atleast he is funny. Gyan which deal does not make sense and how? And how does Pappu being funny is relevant? we needed LUH 10 years back!!! Total requirement is like ...
by d_berwal
16 Oct 2016 22:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2804
Views: 433559

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

Vina is right, none of the deals make sense. If the only explanation is that Congress also used to do it, then let's make Pappu PM, atleast he is funny. I have to agree with you and Vina here. But the explanation is a fiction same as the concern/question/whatever.. by vina.. (personal opinion=ficti...
by d_berwal
15 May 2016 13:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 22 April 2015
Replies: 4211
Views: 315943

Re: Indian Naval News & Discussion - 22 April 2015

Acquisition of Inferior Quality Fleet Tanker 07 Sept 2011 In order to maintain its approved force levels, Indian Navy's Ship-building plan envisaged addition of two fleet tankers (tanker) by 2008 and 2011 respectively and accordingly, a Request for Proposal (RFP) was issued in 2005. Indian Navy has ...
by d_berwal
17 Mar 2016 21:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2235
Views: 412594

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

India places drones on prohibited and dutiable goods list http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/india-places-drones-prohibited-dutiable-goods-list-1547263 As more drones take to the skies and their cost continues to drop, several countries are looking to regulate the import and use of drones within their border...
by d_berwal
13 Mar 2016 20:59
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

What an amazing amount of BS in the above. Apart from a handful of big ticket items which are limited by low orders, or are JVs most local programs have a creditable amount of indigenous content. Yet we have disinformation like the above. Pathetic. I agree that its disinformation but as a citizen i...
by d_berwal
13 Mar 2016 20:14
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

Now to counter myself I do know the school has a squadron of Arjun and they were so reluctant to pick it up. Once an equipment is inducted, the ACC&S has a mandate to start training Officers and Men on the new equipment. (this is for all the regts. who have that equipment type). Such a training...
by d_berwal
20 Feb 2016 18:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3645
Views: 464025

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

srai wrote:^^^

That looks like Khrizantema-S anti-tank missile armoured vehicle.


Only similarity is the twin missile set.

This is modified BMP 2 chassis without turret and slightly raised height from rear to middle.

Khrizantema-S uses BMP 3 chassis.
by d_berwal
08 Feb 2016 18:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1617
Views: 246882

Re: Russian weapons and military technology

Manish_P wrote:Is it just me or does it look very similar to the EADS MAKO concept


EADS MAKO features a trapezoidal wing with a sharp taper.

SR-10 features a wing swept forward at an angle of 10 degrees.
by d_berwal
17 Jan 2016 19:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pathankot AFB terrorist Attack After Action Analysis-I
Replies: 1006
Views: 41202

Re: Pathankot AFB terrorist Attack After Action Analysis-I

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mZ-IBRGfJyY

To Understand NSG 26/11 must watch... video... the 2 video's give enough perspective to normal humans to stop bashing IA/ NSG and GOI
by d_berwal
17 Jan 2016 19:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pathankot AFB terrorist Attack After Action Analysis-I
Replies: 1006
Views: 41202

Re: Pathankot AFB terrorist Attack After Action Analysis-I

my viewpoint, must watch for this thread
"The three myths of terrorism"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9IaKWWVW6Y
by d_berwal
03 Jan 2016 21:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 46727

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

Avinash R wrote:
d_berwal wrote:
hate to say your line is in line with UndieTV.... thay want you to do that and u do.............


Are you drunk?

hate to say your line is in line with UndieTV.... and they want you you to react a certain way and you are doing that!!!!!!!!!!!!11
by d_berwal
03 Jan 2016 21:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 46727

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

Avinash R wrote:@d_berwal, So what do you want me to do. Join UndieTV and report live from outside the base?


hate to say your line is in line with UndieTV.... thay want you to do that and u do.............
by d_berwal
03 Jan 2016 21:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 46727

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

Avinash R wrote:
If you have questions he can contacted there.


dear if you have any thing original... do continue... what is the point in saying HE SAID THAT SO I AM SAYING... but TRUTH i dont know!!!!!!!!!!
by d_berwal
03 Jan 2016 20:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 46727

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack



Narot Jaimal Singh!!! what is this?

copy paste or you can shed some knowledge on this Narot Jaimal Singh shrine?
by d_berwal
03 Jan 2016 20:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 46727

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

it is so much fun to watch how paid prostitute's reacts to a post in an INTERNET forum!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! one can actually seee PANI me KITNA DOODH hai !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
by d_berwal
03 Jan 2016 20:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 46727

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

so our beloved anti-India-national media was kept out of loop of Modi visit to pak.... PLUS all the others actors were also kept out of loop... some PEOPLE got really pissed and we see the result in Pathankot. I Just hope DOVEL anticipate this and this was deliberate to flush out the supporters!!!!!...
by d_berwal
03 Jan 2016 20:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 46727

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

http://m.thehindu.com/news/national/exclusive-police-tortured-key-pathankot-terror-witness/article8061330.ece tell me what shrine did this person visit? please all of you people let me know what PUNJABI/ SHIK shrine is in that area that is being talked about? see now how fast the media is saving th...
by d_berwal
03 Jan 2016 20:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pathankot AirForce base under attack
Replies: 1213
Views: 46727

Re: Pathankot AirForce base under attack

Was this posted? Exclusive: Pathankot terror witness' leads ignored, tortured instead Punjab DGP and SSP Pathankot were unavailable for comment, despite repeated attempts by The Hindu.[/size][/color][/b] the game has already started... !!! and mark my words India MEDIA is with THEM!!! I fail to und...
by d_berwal
14 Dec 2015 09:59
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

This was probably not reported though the news is from 26th Nov: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/Upgraded-Arjun-Mark-II-tanks-undergoing-trial-at-Pokhran/articleshow/49927519.cms Upgraded Arjun Mark-II tanks undergoing trial at Pokhran Vimal Bhatia,TNN | Nov 26, 2015, 01.20 AM IST JA...
by d_berwal
12 Dec 2015 20:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1348
Views: 170666

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Defense News: Will DDG-1000 Destroyers Be Unstable? “…Brower explained: “The trouble is that as a ship pitches and heaves at sea, if you have tumblehome instead of flare, you have no righting energy to make the ship come back up. On the DDG 1000, with the waves coming at you from behind, when a ship...
by d_berwal
12 Dec 2015 16:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1348
Views: 170666

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

http://scoopdeck.navytimes.com/2015/12/12/the-navys-newest-ship-breaks-down-limps-into-port/ “Reporting of a complete loss of propulsion on USS Milwaukee (LCS 5) is deeply alarming, particularly given this ship was commissioned just 20 days ago,” McCain said. “U.S. Navy ships are built with redundan...
by d_berwal
01 Nov 2015 19:22
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

^^ Paul, this news item of BMP 3 in some form or other keeps on creeping up in media from at least last 10 years and specifically when Indian or Russian side are to meet on defense matters. We all know next new IFV/AFV purchase will be under FICV sort of program. Almost all the leading defense AFV/I...
by d_berwal
31 Oct 2015 21:37
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

Its almost as if IA has its own definition of BMP-2M and is asking about for it?!? http://indianarmy.nic.in/writereaddata/RFI/26/rfi131109.pdf (Only My Views based on GOOGLE SEARCH and Following BRF) Well definition of BMP 2m is actually India only, Why? Because this BMP 2M discussion started in so...
by d_berwal
31 Oct 2015 13:02
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

http://tenders.gov.in/innerpage.asp?choice=tc5&tid=del772643&work=1 some extract from RFI: Well the Armoured vehicles are intended to be used by IAF Special Forces ‘Garud’ to undertake their Operational tasks. OPERATIONAL REQUIREMENTS AND TECHNICAL PARAMETERS: ARMOURED VEHICLE As per RFI - A...
by d_berwal
21 Aug 2015 19:57
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1820
Views: 275087

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMfHHbDr-7Q

BEML gives design & Development order to TSIL for ARJUN MKII MBT specialized transporter. (hope this was not posted before)
by d_berwal
04 Aug 2015 21:16
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

T-72 Drift Enjoy :) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ik7ZM5SVBrU Preparations for the annual Tank Biathlon World Championship, held at the Alabino range near Moscow, were interrupted by a spectacular incident as Kuwaiti crew driving a T-72 tank couldn't handle a sharp turn and flipped over their armo...
by d_berwal
25 Jul 2015 21:34
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

Why the heck should I tell you that ? your tone is indeed condescending to me and the others. Learn to speak bravely instead of sharpely ... Do you think the IA logs all their ideas with their authors with me... ? I have seen a T55 missing its fun gun portion. replaced with a large glass dome worki...
by d_berwal
21 Jul 2015 20:55
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

@ Sid no point responding to you! @ Khalsa where did you get the T-55 command post idea from? IA used BMP-II based command post vehicles from Regt. to up the chain of command T-55 even the one given to Engnrs are being replaced by T-72 based Troll and T-72 based FWMP with mine plough what ever T-55 ...
by d_berwal
20 Jul 2015 21:52
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

@ Sid

Which IA Armored regt. is 100% T-55 can you name? or even 20%? or 10%?

There is NO IA Armored regt. of T-55 as of today.
by d_berwal
20 Jul 2015 20:59
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 416558

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

@ Sid

T-55 are active in IA is a know fact.

Question to you :

Q1) Is there any active regt. of (100%)T-55 in IA?

Q2) Is it active as in the role of MBT? or other role?
by d_berwal
19 Jul 2015 21:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3645
Views: 464025

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

Here is a nice action image of the Paveway from the 1980s, entering the driver's window of a Russian truck, from a book I bought in 1984 What a pity bombs in those days could not hit pinpoint targets. Thank God for SDB. Thank God for America. Such capability has never ever existed before. well just...

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