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by krish.pf
29 Dec 2013 02:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

45 min interview on the JF-17 Thunder. Must see.

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x18loql
by krish.pf
28 Dec 2013 02:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bangladesh News and Discussion
Replies: 2601
Views: 286921

Re: Bangladesh News and Discussion



Official Bangladesh Airforce Ad
by krish.pf
22 Dec 2013 11:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

It's more than an eyesore. Bandaar needs an undie. :mrgreen:
by krish.pf
22 Dec 2013 01:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

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South African Mirages. See the resemblance? The south Africans were the ones who gave the refueling kits initially for the PAF Mirages.
by krish.pf
03 Dec 2013 18:01
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

To add to what Karan M has posted before, # JF-17 doesnt have an internal Jammer. # JF-17 can carry 2, (max 4??) MRAAMS(SD-10s). The PK of AIM-120 is around 45%, that too against clueless, blindfolded enemies like the Iraqis and the Serbs. Do note that some of the Iraqi aircraft didnt even have rada...
by krish.pf
07 Dec 2012 17:16
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 781145

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Since there is extensive talks of Chinese junks in this page, cross posting... :mrgreen: JF-17's true name makes it to Google Suggestions :lol: and in Google.com too. In Google.co.in it's on top of the suggestions with even less alphabets. lol http://s9.postimage.org/5wb5zzz7z/googlejunkfighter17.jpg
by krish.pf
07 Dec 2012 17:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

JF-17's true name makes it to Google Suggestions :lol: and in Google.com too. In Google.co.in it's on top of the suggestions with even less alphabets. lol

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by krish.pf
04 Nov 2012 15:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3952
Views: 924339

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

*F404-GE-IN20 on LCA Tejas Mk1 - Normal 8665kgf, Emergency 9165kgf

Typo
by krish.pf
02 Nov 2012 14:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3952
Views: 924339

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

13,300kgf Thrust for AL-31fp. Finally found it. :D 12,500kgf must be the normal After-Burner Thrust and 13,300kgf the Emergency Thrust. So many people giving so many theories and sources - http://forums.bharat-rakshak.com/viewtopic.php?p=760980#p760980 Case Closed! :mrgreen: I recall that MiG-21 al...
by krish.pf
30 Oct 2012 22:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3952
Views: 924339

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/media/7630-2/specs_al31f.jpg 13,300kgf Thrust for AL-31fp. Finally found it. :D 12,500kgf must be the normal After-Burner Thrust and 13,300kgf the Emergency Thrust. So many people giving so many theories and sources - http://forums.bharat-rakshak.com/viewtopic.php?p=76...
by krish.pf
29 Jul 2012 15:56
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 5409
Views: 295942

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

MiG-29KUB finally lands!! MIG fighter makes first landing on INS Vikramaditya A Russian-built fighter jet has made the first landing on the INS Vikramaditya as part of comprehensive sea trials the aircraft carrier is undergoing ahead of its induction in the Indian Navy later this year. A MiG-29KUB ...
by krish.pf
09 Jul 2012 22:03
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 5409
Views: 295942

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Oh! Didn't see the magazine. They said back in 2009 that they are working on it to improve its range to 200km for 5m2 http://vijainder.sawfnews.com/news/60169.aspx / Then recently they released a placard saying they had achieved 160km for 3m2(or 182km for 5m2, close to the initial 200km assessment)....
by krish.pf
09 Jul 2012 18:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

Yea. Also given the fact that they are still facing some issues with their WS-10 given the huge priority the J-10 program has over the JF-17, it is indeed unlikely.
by krish.pf
09 Jul 2012 18:42
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 5409
Views: 295942

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

MiG-29s Begin Sea Trials Aboard India’s New Aircraft Carrier July 9, 2012, 1:30 AM Open-sea testing of the new Indian Navy aircraft carrier Vikramaditya and her primary weapons, in the form of MiG-29K/KUB deck fighters, means that the MiGs won’t be making appearance here at the 2012 Farnborough Int...
by krish.pf
09 Jul 2012 18:38
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

I don't know Mandarin either. But here is a translation from one of their forums highlighting the main points. - In 2012, they will be bring out the JF17 Blk 2. The main improvements are the addition of IRF, the development of a twin seat version, adding datalink and development of an export version...
by krish.pf
09 Jul 2012 17:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 4257
Views: 250883

Re: LCA News and Discussions

can somebody point me out to earlier and older posts comparing and contrasting the performance of our beloved LCA to F 16 , M2000, Mig 29, etc. No Idea about LCA but for Mirage-2000H vs MiG-29B refer here - http://www.angelfire.com/falcon/fighterplanes/texts/articles/mirage-2000vsmig-29.html Do you...
by krish.pf
09 Jul 2012 16:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

F-7PG isn't built/assembled in PAC Kamra. There are about 170 F-7 variants currently in the PAF service including attrition losses. JF-17 Block 2 most probably won't have an AESA radar. The PAF chief gave an interview where he said they are going for a new slotted array KLJ radar with range of 130KM...
by krish.pf
08 Jul 2012 09:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

Cheee....KRISH...How dare you post such garbage on BRF? :shock: We on BRF extoll the virtues of Chinese built aircraft. Their radars are so advanced that it can detect a fighter even before it takes off (while making Szechuan Chicken at the same time). Don't forget swarms of J-20 are going to fly o...
by krish.pf
07 Jul 2012 17:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

From Flight Global - "China is having almost no impact on world markets, except in a marginal way," he adds. "Their niche, if you could call it that, is countries that can't afford anything better. The JF-17 is an obsolete and cheap aircraft, ideal for the Pakistan market, which value...
by krish.pf
24 Jun 2012 00:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- Jan 10 2012
Replies: 4215
Views: 240242

Re: Indian Military Aviation- Jan 10 2012

Israeli Air Force Evaluation of the MiG-29[/color] The “Sting” has landed In recent months, Russia negotiates the sales of MIG-29 fighter jets to Syria. This is a good time to recall that in 1997, under a heavy cloud of secrecy, three MIG-29 “Fulcrum” ("Sting" in Russian)) landed in Israe...
by krish.pf
17 Jun 2012 21:00
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 5409
Views: 295942

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Some Info on the MiG-29Ks... MiG-29Ks RD-33MK engines have a Take-off re-heat thrust of 10,500kgf each! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qCIJtfSPQg0 (time 3:55 - 4:05) . Normal re-heat thrust is 9000kgf which is what is widely reported. So it would give the MiG-29Ks awesome payload carrying capability...
by krish.pf
17 Jun 2012 15:22
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 5409
Views: 295942

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

A $2 billion deal for the purchase of 45 more MiG-29Ks for the new carriers is near signature with Russia.

Whoa! Really? So totally 90 Mig-29Ks?

Checked the article again and it was not confusing the earlier 45 with this currently reported 45. 90 Jets just for the Navy!
by krish.pf
23 May 2012 20:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 318302

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

Google has picked up the correct abbreviation for JF-17. When you type and reach junk figh in google.com it displays junk fighter 17 in the suggestions. :lol:

BTW, Does the PAF MLU'ed F-16s have APG-68V9 radar or the APG-66V2 radar? Different sources give conflicting facts.
by krish.pf
04 Feb 2012 14:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Rafale & MMRCA News and Discussions
Replies: 5222
Views: 310147

Re: Raffy wins - Go Katrina!

The batting for U.S stuff by Shook Lawl, Siddharth Singh and some members here is sickening to say the least. Some people really have a serious case of selective amnesia. Also after the Hindu got taken over by the new editor, I'm beginning to see some stark changes - For over a decade, since the con...
by krish.pf
15 Dec 2011 14:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3952
Views: 924339

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

Can someone clarify my previous question? Different websites tell different stories. "In 2007, Rosoboronexport and Irkut, on the one hand, and the Indian Defence Ministry, on the other, made a deal for 40 Su-30MKIs more, which boosted the number of HAL-produced fighters up to 180. Irkut started...
by krish.pf
15 Dec 2011 11:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3952
Views: 924339

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

These 42 Aircrafts are to be manufactured by HAL? This conforms with the previous news items that the HAL order will only be completed by 2018, also the 20,000 crores cost overruns estimated by CAG. So it's 40(1996 russia) + 10(1998 russia) + 140(2000 HAL) + 40(2007 russia*) + 42(2011 HAL)= 272? * -...
by krish.pf
09 Mar 2011 13:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3947
Views: 731199

Re: LCA News and Discussions

Yeah. We were lucky in those days. We payed for this stuff with Rupees, tea, wheat and what not, to the Soviets, while the paksitanis got soyabeens for their foreign exchange instead of F-16s. lol I only wish we have shot down an F-16 during the Kargil war with the -29. We were so close. Damn!! I st...
by krish.pf
09 Mar 2011 12:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3947
Views: 731199

Re: LCA News and Discussions

We were the first non-warsaw pact country to get the -29s. I dunno if the Mig-29Bs have been upgraded with N-019M(E) Topaz in the 90s, but what we got originally was the N-019EB Radar. This radar, is furthur downgraded than the N-019EA radars which went to the warsaw pact countries. This is the same...
by krish.pf
05 Mar 2011 23:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Humor and related
Replies: 466
Views: 101438

Re: Military Humor and related

Does anyone have the set of "Kushboo" :lol: jokes written by a BRfite years ago. It was written in 2005, I think. If someone has them, please post them.
Those were epic.


PS: I think it's name was kushboo, but i could be wrong.
by krish.pf
18 Dec 2010 20:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion
Replies: 1835
Views: 187383

Re: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion

lol... So the entire cable dump thing is doctored? I thought such outrageous conspiracy nonsense can only be found in Paki foras. Guess I was wrong. I wish the "Top Secret" stuff had gotten leaked instead of this stuff classified plain "Secret". It's the Top secret ones which wil...
by krish.pf
30 Nov 2010 00:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion
Replies: 1835
Views: 187383

Re: Wikileaks Diplomatic Cable Dump - News and Discussion

I wont be surprised if U.S sends(or already sent in case of previous leaks) a few millions(or other favors) to urge Assange not to reveal atleast the most damaging Cables. Which could explain why we are not seeing some really damaging stuff. The theory that this entire leak is being orchestrated by ...
by krish.pf
28 Aug 2010 22:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Aug 09, 2010
Replies: 2823
Views: 264085

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): Aug 09, 20

Government sources have told NDTV that Pakistan has refused to accept flood aid directly from India. Islamabad wants the aid routed through the United Nations. Government sources indicate that the $5 million in aid will be sent to the UN. God Dammit it!! What the hell.... I wonder whether the peopl...
by krish.pf
18 Aug 2010 21:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion
Replies: 3952
Views: 924339

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion

4.3 billion for 42 jets is a shocker. But how can Russians be over pricing this time when it is HAL which is manufacturing them? It doesn't make sense. As always google has the answers- How much does a Su-30MKI cost? The Russian origin Sukhoi-30MKI is Indian Air force's Primary multirole fighter. Ma...
by krish.pf
02 Aug 2010 16:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 3861
Views: 949786

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

^ +1 How short people's memories are. I don't want some U.S politician deciding one fine day that India is too close to Russia or Iran or Myanmar and tries to change our policy by threatening sanctions with this huge leverage of MMRCA. It's already bad enough we are buying some of the other American...
by krish.pf
23 Jul 2010 00:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): July 07, 2010
Replies: 2850
Views: 260154

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP): July 07, 2

There is no long term thought or chanakyanism going on IMO. No one could have predicted Pakis would take that issue that seriously and spewed venom to that degree to the point of derailing the talks in such a dramatic fashion. The only explanation I can think of is, some people in the HM are sick an...
by krish.pf
01 Feb 2010 11:26
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: PAK-FA Thread - First flight
Replies: 495
Views: 189148

Re: PAK-FA Thread - First flight

krish, check the image I posted in my earlier post. there is very likely a radar blocker inside that intake, which is where the LG goes in. you are thinking in 2-D. Yeah I mentioned that. Infact it would be great if the 2 radar blockers are blocking the entire inlet as a whole block(from top to bot...
by krish.pf
01 Feb 2010 10:34
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: PAK-FA Thread - First flight
Replies: 495
Views: 189148

Re: PAK-FA Thread - First flight

Here are clearer pics from parlay. More than half of the engines are facing the intakes. Ofcourse this is only 2 dimensional, but when you super impose it with the bottom view, there is nothing much that can be done. But the theory of s ducts in above pic(the blue and red lines airflow pic) looks pr...
by krish.pf
01 Feb 2010 01:03
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: PAK-FA Thread - First flight
Replies: 495
Views: 189148

Re: PAK-FA Thread - First flight

As I can see air channels have double S: horizontal and vertical. I think that turbine blades are hidden. Really? Well lets hope so. I'd be nice if there is a pic. I don't care if Pak-FA is less maneuverable then F-22, or has lower thrust to weight ratio, or has a slightly higher wing loading. But ...
by krish.pf
31 Jan 2010 23:49
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: PAK-FA Thread - First flight
Replies: 495
Views: 189148

Re: PAK-FA Thread - First flight

Frontal stealth characteristics looks awesome, maybe even less than Raptor. But I really hope they have shielded the turbine blades from direct exposure... Those things are one of the biggest RCS contributors, maybe even THE biggest. The bottom needs a little work as well. I hope these things get so...

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