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by sarabpal.s
23 Dec 2012 11:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

there is some news about Putin offering BMP3 production to india with full tech transfer on his visit........... this will provide replacement for bmp2 in Indian army as Abhay IFV will take another 5-6 years (maybe more) http://www.armyrecognition.com/december_2012_new_army_military_defence_industr...
by sarabpal.s
23 Dec 2012 11:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion
Replies: 4358
Views: 211423

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion

Chinmayanand wrote:In the news posted by SSridhar , it says Astra can hit targets flying 40km away. I thought its range was above 100km.

Total confusion regarding range because of different pattern of head on or tail on chase.
by sarabpal.s
23 Dec 2012 08:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread
Replies: 4001
Views: 705735

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread

it is really Aeroflot. will post full pics
by sarabpal.s
22 Dec 2012 19:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread
Replies: 4001
Views: 705735

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread

SaiK wrote:now that question makes me think about advanced photoshop gone messed up. good question

:?: in which reference
by sarabpal.s
22 Dec 2012 18:01
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread
Replies: 4001
Views: 705735

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread

From Yefim gordon's book 'Aircraft 976' is superficially similar to the A-50 AWACS, featuring an identical rotodome which, incidentally, has earned it the nickname Pogahnka (Toadstool) at L11. Like the A-50, it has satellite communications and data link antennas in a large dielectric fairing ahead o...
by sarabpal.s
18 Dec 2012 21:00
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCH and other Helicopters Discussion Thread
Replies: 3908
Views: 766633

Re: LCH and other Helicopters Discussion Thread

i don't think so that wheeled or ski make any difference on carrier landing.
by sarabpal.s
16 Dec 2012 14:35
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 655902

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

probable updating sea scenarios according to our update.
by sarabpal.s
15 Dec 2012 22:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 727264

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

I heard that Chinese navy always avoid facing typhoon that show time to time in South china sea. that news i heard when Indian armada face typhoon during visit chines and Japanese port. chines quite amazed with the fact that Indian faced typhoon. I think Chinese know there shortcoming in ship making...
by sarabpal.s
13 Dec 2012 20:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion
Replies: 4358
Views: 211423

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion

dear I don't think iron dome is able to counter BM. IMHO it is concept based on radar coverage which detected rocket as soon as they are fired and calculate the path. but BM fired quite outside the radar parameters which cant detected BM early and by the time it detect ( I am doubtful about that it ...
by sarabpal.s
12 Dec 2012 22:15
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 655902

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

where is tu142 with brahmos. TU-142s were shadowing the Chinese fleet alongside the P-8Is (read previous sections of the scenario). The Andaman Island based SU-30s carried out the Brahmos attacks. no ship go Down fast. again in book amrican ship face real hard time to sink Irans frigate and there o...
by sarabpal.s
12 Dec 2012 21:34
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 655902

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

@Sarabpal Thanks. Sounds a good read. your welcome ji. where is tu142 with brahmos. no ship go Down fast. again in book amrican ship face real hard time to sink Irans frigate and there own ship survive with the direct blast of mine which broken her bow. also there is a lots duds missile and system ...
by sarabpal.s
12 Dec 2012 17:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 3883
Views: 503596

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

sarabpal.s wrote:This ^^ indeed a good thinking Evan if they put it on Tata truck as they shown in Defexpo may reduce the cost, also wheeled one has certain advantage over tracked maintenance cost wise.

Bala ji your-truly is also there :wink:
by sarabpal.s
12 Dec 2012 16:16
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 655902

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

http://www.amazon.com/Tanker-Wars-Iran-Iraq-1980-1988-International/dp/186064032X everything is in Very detail for Anti-ship war and strategy adopted by Both Iran and us. both know the range of there missile and keep them self out of that envelop and attack wherever possible.i read it well and come ...
by sarabpal.s
12 Dec 2012 16:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 3883
Views: 503596

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

This ^^ indeed a good thinking Evan if they put it on Tata truck as they shown in Defexpo may reduce the cost, also wheeled one has certain advantage over tracked maintenance cost wise.
by sarabpal.s
10 Dec 2012 21:49
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 655902

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

Imho hitting golmund (military airbase) can clear the doubt in comm. mind that what could happen in future if they further escalate there pressure by employing Nuclear or conventional attack on civilian.message is clear we can hit and hit hard where we want only restriction is India himself
by sarabpal.s
05 Dec 2012 15:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 727264

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

"Executive decision" type air to air insertion
by sarabpal.s
03 Dec 2012 23:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 3883
Views: 503596

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Some more details of TATA gun it is based on Denel G5 52 Entered service - Crew 6 men Dimensions and weight Weight 28 t Length 10.1 m Width 2.9 m Height 3.48 m Armament Main gun 155-mm Barrel length 52 calibers Machine guns - Maximum firing range 55 km Maximum rate of fire 8 rpm Elevation range - 3 ...
by sarabpal.s
02 Dec 2012 16:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- Jan 10 2012
Replies: 4239
Views: 206803

Re: Indian Military Aviation- Jan 10 2012

Jaguar is now totally Pet product star of in house building. Need more than hundred as some of the old Frame is too old to update. We should not look toward west where Jaguar is retiring from service not because they old but they want to keep the industry running with typhoon and fund flowing. Just ...
by sarabpal.s
28 Nov 2012 20:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

Thread is gone insane.no useful discussion
by sarabpal.s
28 Nov 2012 11:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 727264

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Yo china Another top class air craft bite the dust in Venezuela Air Show :oops: http://en.rian.ru/world/20121128/177786487.html MEXICO, November 28 (RIA Novosti) - A training plane crashed during an air show in Venezuela on Tuesday, and a military helicopter went down during a rescue mission, Mexica...
by sarabpal.s
28 Nov 2012 11:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

This whole thread is turn out to be mine is bigger than you thread. don't hijack the thread with silly personal brick biting. People under stand that Ministry of Def. is under knife of MoF for budget. What should we discuss here is the side affect of it what should army choose now under the budget c...
by sarabpal.s
24 Nov 2012 21:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 3883
Views: 503596

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Don't confuse with Half breed defense :cry: reporter.
by sarabpal.s
23 Nov 2012 20:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

^then drdo is not doing its job correct.. and again the topic is "futuristic".. so, if they are not specified and mandated, let them cancel the project right away. what is the point of planning without funds. what you are saying is out of assumptions and hearsay.. i doubt what you are say...
by sarabpal.s
22 Nov 2012 20:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

mmm.. we are still thinking old ways.. when I meant remote-controlled, it does not mean the remote vehicle is without intelligence. many countries are R&Ding super duper algorithms, and model checking them currently. not all communications can be jammed, btw... if we think out of the box, we ha...
by sarabpal.s
21 Nov 2012 22:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCH and other Helicopters Discussion Thread
Replies: 3908
Views: 766633

Re: LCH and other Helicopters Discussion Thread

how many hind in service with IA?
by sarabpal.s
21 Nov 2012 16:57
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 751215

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

Will wrote:
No wonder the cost of the Viki escalated so much ;)

EXACTLY :twisted:
by sarabpal.s
21 Nov 2012 07:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

Futuristic Infantry Combat Vehicle: Biggest Indigenous Defence Project] The nearly $10 billion Indian Army’s Futuristic Infantry Combat Vehicle (FICV) project is already the largest indigenous defence programme. The FICV project has been classified under the "Buy & Make” category mentioned...
by sarabpal.s
18 Nov 2012 14:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

What is the future of BMP2 in Indian army? Here i find the upgrade of BMP. Quite nice upgrade though i seen these many moon ago but still IA is not interested in it :arrow: IMHO. We should look into this type upgrade and must do it to our BMPs because first of all has long Life cycles on the other h...
by sarabpal.s
11 Nov 2012 11:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- Jan 10 2012
Replies: 4239
Views: 206803

Re: Indian Military Aviation- Jan 10 2012

Looking forward to the day when Pinaka have wings to add to its gliding range. Just like stand off bomb :idea: :shock: No no not on Helicopter,As some BRites taken my point but launched from ground than reaching the maximum height than Pinaka rocket with help of popup wings glide toward target. win...
by sarabpal.s
10 Nov 2012 21:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- Jan 10 2012
Replies: 4239
Views: 206803

Re: Indian Military Aviation- Jan 10 2012

Looking forward to the day when Pinaka have wings to add to its gliding range.
Just like stand off bomb :idea:
by sarabpal.s
07 Nov 2012 17:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

singha ji Stryker in light tank configration is not successful because of heavytop it becomes unstable during high low manoeuvre.

why DRDO BMP Light tank did not see light of the day is debatable.
by sarabpal.s
05 Nov 2012 22:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

Perhaps trying cover the shortcoming of T90S expose by Arjun with MS.

we never know behind the scene result ever :((
by sarabpal.s
04 Nov 2012 22:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Radar - Specs & Discussions
Replies: 975
Views: 238866

Re: Radar - Specs & Discussions

^they will just rain in like any mad paki would.. and the chippandas are quite capable of such threats. the reason, that we need to be well established on the aerostats, mountain tops, and other drdo umbrella protection and ecm networks.. distributed networking our forces is the key, in addition en...
by sarabpal.s
04 Nov 2012 14:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Radar - Specs & Discussions
Replies: 975
Views: 238866

Re: Radar - Specs & Discussions

China has built up an extensive array of bistatic and multistatic radars along the South China sea., and US has taken a good note of it ., enough to modify their threat level to their stealth bombers and planning alternate flight patterns. So in case of war India would become a hot potato, USA need...
by sarabpal.s
27 Oct 2012 14:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 3883
Views: 503596

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Yes Singha-ji, I understand. Recall that the government could not stand firm in the face of shrill media and populace even during something relatively minor (in comparison) like the IC814 hijack. Families were on dharna demanding the terrorists be released, news media was going nuts. Very True Also...
by sarabpal.s
26 Oct 2012 14:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 3086
Views: 346843

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

New kit for the BSF as evident at least to me from a picture captioned “ An Indian Border Security Force (BSF) soldier holds an Israeli manufactured X-95 Assault Rifle during a patrol at Border Pillar No 1175, the last international border pillar along the horizontal segment in the Rann of Kutch re...
by sarabpal.s
24 Oct 2012 12:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012
Replies: 4311
Views: 211834

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - Jan 12, 2012

IMO, given the change in the attitude WRT, the FICV. It will be for the best if the tender in it current shape is cancelled and an imported solution is implemented. If not, then I fear, that the, FICV will face the same fate as the Arjun. With the difference being that some Pvt sector Indian entity...
by sarabpal.s
21 Oct 2012 21:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread
Replies: 4001
Views: 705735

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread

well we have to remember that Jag is almost indigenous leaving engineIMHO.. it can play good role in term as multipurpose deep strike, close ground attack and marine strike.(all ready doing but other assets also dedicated to this role) you imagine how many assest it set free for other purpose. it sh...
by sarabpal.s
21 Oct 2012 00:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread
Replies: 4001
Views: 705735

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread

Yes, and that is the point i made, why IAF won't retire MKI so early. Each airframe has own life after that it will be up for retiring. i am talking about each airframe not air frame Design. IMHO airframe life calculated from no. flying hour done By particular aircraft. May be early SU30 up for ret...
by sarabpal.s
20 Oct 2012 13:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread
Replies: 4001
Views: 705735

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread

nash wrote:
Bheeshma wrote:
And not to forget even though those are not so old but they have the airframe of late 60's.

I think your talking about Airframe design.
Like C130 or Chinook.

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