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by rrao
01 Dec 2018 11:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 1624
Views: 135008

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

is kartarpur going to be gateway for khalistanis? :shock:
by rrao
14 Apr 2018 15:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: DefExpo 2018 Chennai
Replies: 335
Views: 34885

Re: DefExpo 2018 Chennai

Nice to watch LUH performing flying display before PM and other dignitaries as shown on DD news. LCA flying could not be seen, even-though it was announced . Any reason?
by rrao
03 Apr 2018 15:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3316
Views: 611176

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

n2yo is showing the following data of GSAT- 6A NORAD ID: 43241
Int'l Code: 2018-027A
Perigee: 25,985.8 km
Apogee: 36,375.3 km
Inclination: 3.3 °
Period: 1,207.0 minutes
Semi major axis: 37551 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: March 29, 2018
Source: India (IND)
Launch site: SRIHARIKOTA
by rrao
18 Jan 2018 14:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Latest Chinese boast: should we shiver or die laughing?
Replies: 1451
Views: 173199

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

Full-Fledged Chinese Military Complex In Doklam, Show Satellite Pics Satellite images available in the public domain and shot in December indicate that the Chinese never stopped their infrastructure buildup in the region. Just 81 metres from an Indian post, the Chinese have constructed proper struc...
by rrao
05 Jan 2018 10:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 224886

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

^^^ ISI stooges Taliban and ISIS will create a mayhem in Afghanistan to show the world that USA and NATO have failed to curb Terrorism!!!!
by rrao
30 Dec 2017 12:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Whine Thread-2
Replies: 40
Views: 3148

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

prasanna simha sir, are you the same prasanna simha,(XXXXX)? If yes , it is praiseworthy that you did post some wonderful posts on MOM , ISRO. i remember reading during that time , in one of the posts that you were a XXX, when queried upon by one BRF member. I am under confusion regarding three thin...
by rrao
29 Dec 2017 16:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Whine Thread-2
Replies: 40
Views: 3148

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

Kaveri is under development for 30 odd years. How can any organization can exist in the world with out a credible product ? Had it been the aviation major , howling for its closure is rest assured !!! Go Take Rum and Enjoy!!!!
by rrao
13 Jun 2017 13:26
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: GSLV-Mk III launch program/post-launch analysis
Replies: 424
Views: 53897

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

dishaji!!! n2yo data of GSAT19 orbital parameters are not matching with ISRO data...may be n2yo might have not updated!!!!!
by rrao
29 Nov 2016 16:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3090
Views: 400895

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

very sad to hear the loss of our soldiers lives. Now its very clear, why that paki DGMO showed white flag when their army a$$ got whipped by our army counter action. The paki strategy could be to keep LOC calm and make India bleed through the piglets sneaked in to J&K. so everyday there will be ...
by rrao
15 Aug 2016 14:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Happy Independence Day!
Replies: 66
Views: 5201

Re: Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence to all my fellow BRFites!!!
by rrao
29 May 2015 21:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3400
Views: 338426

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

Jesus Christ!!!!! what about SV-2000 Radar ?is it being mass produced? Actually its in trials as the XV-2004 follow on with the Navy with the SAR/ISAR function. The Navy wants it or an AESA derivative to be used for follow on orders for naval surveillance platforms. What about LCA-MMR ? :mrgreen: H...
by rrao
29 May 2015 20:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3400
Views: 338426

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

Brilliant. Christopher Saar is ex-LRDE (made the BFSR into a success) and then moved to CABS for the AEW&C. Proven track record. And a non missile guy will hopefully put more thrust on sensors! Jesus Christ!!!!! what about SV-2000 Radar ?is it being mass produced? What about LCA-MMR ? :mrgreen:...
by rrao
08 Jan 2015 17:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

I recall a trainer prototype called Swati in the late 80s or early 90s. Any one knows what happened to it. The BRF has a page on the HTT 34. It is a good looking design. http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/IAF/Images/Current/Trainers/Deepak/X2335.jpg.html I knew I was missing some thing. pratyush,read th...
by rrao
21 Jul 2014 11:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

Deejay, since IJT is a military aircraft RCMA(A/C) which is under CEMILAC will be issuing the certification and not DGCA which is meant for commercial aircraft certification.
by rrao
11 Jul 2014 20:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

http://www.hal-india.com/tender/ardc/NIT_EOI-%20HJT-36_16-8-14.pdf

indranil....hope you have read the tender contents from the above link...
by rrao
11 Jul 2014 17:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

shiv saar, i too heard the reason for crash due to engine flame out ...but i also heard other one too that the pilots attempted an unauthorized spin recovery test which lead to the crash!!! But what is alarming is tender from an experienced design house for redesign of the entire a/c airframe/struct...
by rrao
07 Jul 2014 19:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/750x310q90/820/r89h.jpg @tejas.gov.in http://www.livefistdefence.com/2014/07/exclusive-cornered-completely-hal-to-re.html indranilji and shivji ,the above report confirms that there are problems with IJT structural design and ARDC's request(SOS) for help strengthen...
by rrao
07 Jul 2014 19:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

https://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/750x310q90/820/r89h.jpg http://www.tejas.gov.in/technology/composite_materials.html The Tejas employs CFC materials for up to 45% of its airframe, including in the fuselage (doors and skins), wings (skin, spars and ribs), elevons, tailfin, rudder, air brakes and la...
by rrao
06 Jun 2014 14:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

I find it odd that we simply take for granted (as accurate and true) one news item that says there is an inherent design flaw without asking for more information. In any other field outside a random Internet forum such a conclusion would outright be acknowledged to be nonsense. On a forum such as t...
by rrao
06 Jun 2014 10:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

Another good news!!! EMC tests as per mil-std-464 have been completed on IJT LSP-3!!!!
by rrao
04 Jun 2014 18:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

shiv sir, Thats very nice video of IJT during Aero India show. The IJT looks deceptively small, but actually its as big as the Hawk... Two accidents, aircraft survived and the third one aircraft perished and as far as the tragic fourth one Late Baldy sir left for an untimely heavenly abode!!! Austin...
by rrao
03 Jun 2014 16:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

kartik ,i dont think there is any necessity for HAL CO to circulate PSed photos to its Engineers!!! As i explained the original picture was of thumb nail size. i enlarged it and took a photograph of it..in that process the contrast got lost and you are seeing three card board cutouts!!! N rao sirji,...
by rrao
03 Jun 2014 13:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

indranil the original pic was taken from pdf copy image .i enlarged it to full screen and with a camera i took a photo shoot(pS) of my computer screen and later you pasted the correct size.Thanks for that. otherwise the pic is genuine!!!no PS!!!! now coming to the point the tail of IJT is high... Th...
by rrao
02 Jun 2014 18:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

Image

https://www.flickr.com/photos/65231028@N03/14142606608/


cant do better than this! :(( !! Rahul ji !!! its up to you to believe or not. definitely not PS!!!
by rrao
02 Jun 2014 15:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

Image


IJT babies on parade!!! still we want to import?
by rrao
01 Jun 2014 17:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

Deejay ji,nice post!!!! what according to you is the reason behind the unwanted roll? Basic flaw in the aircraft design , wing shape, wing area, mass unbalance around the roll axis etc... can we use the signal from stall warning and with the help of a MEMS gyro measure the roll during stall and acti...
by rrao
01 Jun 2014 16:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

What follows is wrong, my posts dont belong outside the cave. After the disclaimer, there is this heresay -- certain skills are lacking. Not so long ago, I had this conversation with a yanqui gentleman who had been approached for a certain analysis of a different "baby" that I thought wou...
by rrao
01 Jun 2014 13:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

http://chinditsdefence.blogspot.in/search?updated-max=2014-05-07T14:24:00%2B05:30&max-results=50 imagine the fate of HAL if HR and Finance guys becomes Chairman!!!! shiv sir!!! i got your jab!!! what to do!!! May be the IAF trainee rule book says what to do when aircraft stalls and spins...it d...
by rrao
01 Jun 2014 11:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

Indranil sir, Have you seen this ? HAL struggling with jet trainer project By Anantha Krishnan M - BANGALORE Published: 10th October 2013 06:00 AM Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) is struggling with its Intermediate Jet Trainer (IJT) project, almost 10 years after the first prototype had its maiden f...
by rrao
27 May 2014 19:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101914

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

IAF's RFI for IJT is a Joke : Hal official Alenia Aermacchi won't offer the M-346 Master..they'll offer the M-345 which they describe as a 'basic-advanced' (God knows what they mean by using both terms instead of calling it intermediate) jet trainer. BTW, Alenia is a Finmeccanica company. Yak-130 f...
by rrao
01 Apr 2014 11:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sad announcement: BRF to close down
Replies: 41
Views: 2170

Re: Sad announcement: BRF to close down

Manmohan Singh's fiery attack stuns all!

http://im.rediff.com/news/2014/mar/28meme1.jpg


nice one. first time i got fooled.
by rrao
01 Jan 2014 19:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: LCA News and Discussions, 22-Oct-2013
Replies: 3964
Views: 106480

Re: LCA News and Discussions, 22-Oct-2013

I sure hope our emb145 awacs project is making progress toward IOC. phalcon costs $300 mil a pop now and is unaffordable to field in quantity. I see the plane flying regularly in blr and returning to land around 12 noon, but no public reports on progress. Anti-jinx mantra but IOC is scheduled for 2...
by rrao
31 Dec 2013 18:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: LCA News and Discussions, 22-Oct-2013
Replies: 3964
Views: 106480

Re: LCA News and Discussions, 22-Oct-2013

^^^ The MTRDC tube was a dud and it had its limitations. but full 6.5KW power was reached with a different TWT and it worked for hundreds of hours with out failure during development. Power amp was almost through and so was exciter receiver. it was the signal and data processor which brought doom an...
by rrao
31 Dec 2013 10:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: LCA News and Discussions, 22-Oct-2013
Replies: 3964
Views: 106480

Re: LCA News and Discussions, 22-Oct-2013

http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/media/3991-3/lca-mmr.jpg The hybrid MMR would replace/complement the AS&DP with an Israeli unit running software from the EL-2032. Rest - antenna, gimbal mechanism, power amplifier (with local TWT), exciter receiver, etc remains same. karan sahab ,all that i can sa...

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