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by RKumar
04 Jan 2018 02:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1347
Views: 142069

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

India should stay clear of this NK business, it is creation of China and its gonna come back to bite them hard. It is battle of nerves, USA should have taken it out in mid 2017. By giving it more time, they have increased their risk multiple times. Now, it may be better for them to suck their thumbs...
by RKumar
30 Nov 2017 14:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1431
Views: 185410

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

Unconfirmed news ... S3 had already hit the water
by RKumar
26 Nov 2017 03:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017
Replies: 3500
Views: 552735

Re: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017

Seems like multi ejector racks ...
by RKumar
11 Nov 2017 14:39
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1820
Views: 271673

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Sh.,there was a report which said that even our T-72s were too heavy for the mountains.A yr. before the Chins revealed the presence of their light tank I had advocated acquiring a light tank like the Ru Sprut which has an MBT size main gun, 125mm, but light armour only.Just under 20t.Eqhipped with ...
by RKumar
11 Nov 2017 14:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017
Replies: 3500
Views: 552735

Re: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017

Personally, SE fighter procurement was turn off moment for me. Although I was against Rafale procurement but i do understand it's importance. I am glad GoI and MoD have similar views like most of us. I do really hope, GoI is not fooled by biased and import friendly some decision making brass with th...
by RKumar
08 Nov 2017 17:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 2742
Views: 569115

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

^changing someone's belief is more difficult than teaching a new one.

It is next to impossible to win over some folks, they have enough points to pick or invent new negative points.
by RKumar
17 Oct 2017 20:27
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1820
Views: 271673

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

It seems, Arjun's time has arrived and its vanvas is over .... may the Deepawali arrive soon!!

PS: Mixing the two epics .... but context is perfect.
by RKumar
23 Aug 2017 19:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

^With this statement we are behaving like Paki ... oO (On banvas for a month)
by RKumar
23 Aug 2017 09:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

How about India arresting some isolated island from Japan, Philippines and Vietnam with mutual consent? Than just dump theses with basic air defence but large quantity of CM/BM missiles. Let these missiles loose as tension arise above certain threshold. Only this can ensure that Chinese back track f...
by RKumar
13 Aug 2017 11:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

^ Good analysis except you have discounted IAF role. It is given that IA will also use locally produced WLR, which we used effectively against PA.
by RKumar
12 Aug 2017 23:21
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3547
Views: 411035

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9, 2014

ha ... I told you it was all fault of IA and of the crew ... they dont know how to perform the maintenance. Hail T-90 ... Arjun is shitty tank :rotfl:
by RKumar
09 Aug 2017 19:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

I absolutely miss Mr. Parrikar, I hope Mr. Modi & Mr. Shah read the signs and bring back him as soon as possible before it is too late as full time Defence Minister. It is better to lose a state ruling then having half leadership during crisis time. During 1962 also, problem was with the leaders...
by RKumar
05 Aug 2017 02:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 364310

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

^ Lets leave aside the deployment timeline :mrgreen: :wink:
by RKumar
04 Aug 2017 17:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Right time to setup BMD system 2 state villages chosen by DRDO for setting up radar to track enemy Two little known villages in Alwar and Pali districts will soon gain strategic importance as they have been selected by the Defence Ministry’s Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for s...
by RKumar
01 Aug 2017 02:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

I am surprised .... with chalta hain attitude of most of the forum members. If USA does attack NK, China will not open another front. Otherwise, I see high probability of large scale fight between China+Pak vs India in short (within 6 months) to medium term (2-3 years). If my tea leave reading is ri...
by RKumar
26 Jul 2017 18:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

x-posting from https://forums.bharat-rakshak.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=7090&start=3280#p2190565 http://www.scmp.com/news/china/economy/article/2103988/are-china-india-trade-ties-turning-sour-amid-border-standoff Are China-India trade ties turning sour amid border standoff? China has complained...
by RKumar
19 Jul 2017 18:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

At least a year old news from horse's mouth .... we were preparing ourselves for the grand show off under direct supervision. Since decade, our neighbour is behaving like bully with SRDEs, it was matter of time. Enough to say, we will welcome our guest properly. Ears and eyes are wide open. Jai Hind...
by RKumar
15 Jul 2017 15:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 730491

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

^ Calling spade a spade is not a crime. When we can criticise MoD, GoI and abuse babu's openly, why military services decision makers are above any criticism. No one is blaming normal soldier or pilot who is doing his normal duty. You can create another thread to cry and complain against people ... ...
by RKumar
10 Jul 2017 15:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 730491

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

Two crashed of J-15 within same month http://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?41587-Accident-Report-PLAAF-accident-in-March-2005-in-PRC&p=2400122#post2400122 6 April 2016: J-15. PLAN. http://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?41587-Accident-Report-PLAAF-accident-in-March-2005-in-PRC&am...
by RKumar
07 Jul 2017 18:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

7. There is no doubt in my mind that Bhutan would want to finalise the Sino- Bhutan Border Talks and sign the Agreement. Bhutan has to be fully aware of the limitations of demands we can make upon China. And at the same time Bhutan is in no position to ignore the strategic interests of India. There...
by RKumar
06 Jul 2017 23:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 730491

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

Come on HAL, we need your support now then ever .... God speed and deliver LCAs/Su-30/Dhruv/LCH .... as fast as you can ....
by RKumar
06 Jul 2017 23:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Prasad wrote:
Singha wrote:
keep an eye if they return...hopefully headed east on posting.

But please don't post it out in the open. Nobody needs to know :)


+100
by RKumar
03 Jul 2017 14:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

My thoughts on Munna getting involved and we should respond in kind to give most of the beating, it will be perfect opportunity to get back PoK. Break the land route between China and Pakistan. Obliviate the CPEC from the world maps. While on the China front, we should concentrate on re-occupy strat...
by RKumar
02 Jul 2017 00:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

http://i.imgsafe.org/7ef52c2aff.jpg These two images are from google maps India and China. I have tried to highlight Sino vs Bhutan border. I have NOT put any efforts on India vs China borders mapping as my skills with photo editing are limited. But it will be quite interesting to do this as there ...
by RKumar
28 Jun 2017 23:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1053757

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

We should not let China repeat another Tibet with Bhutan. But it can be only done if and when Bhutan asks India for help as an independent nation. There is no point of helping someone who does not feel - it requires our help e.g. during Nepal earthquake. Of course, China will be breathing directly o...
by RKumar
27 May 2017 16:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: R.I.P. Shri K.P.S. Gill, 1935-2017
Replies: 46
Views: 5131

Re: R.I.P. Shri K.P.S. Gill, 1935-2017

RIP sir, the great son of India.
by RKumar
11 May 2017 13:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4458
Views: 483671

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

Q.What is the expected cost and performance of Saras with other contemporary 14/16/19 seater aircraft? It would be interesting to see what the competition is and how Saras compares. Remember,it is not an IAF req. but an NAL venture. End PAID Cost will be lower as money does not go out of country as...
by RKumar
09 May 2017 17:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 730491

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

Probably the follow-on 7 squadron Akash order will be cut.


This should never be even thought ....
by RKumar
08 May 2017 23:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Morbid Rubbernecking: New Korean War?
Replies: 510
Views: 53869

Re: Morbid Rubbernecking: New Korean War?

yawn ... still talking, nothing interesting happening. Getting boring to read this thread.
by RKumar
02 May 2017 15:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Strategic Long Range Bomber
Replies: 242
Views: 23152

Re: Indian Strategic Long Range Bomber

RKumar I believe you have ignored the elephant in the room. Repair. Everything can be repaired, Runways are repaired, Roads are repaired. Tracks are re laid. The wrong buildings or decoys are hit making the attack a failure. There have to be repeat visits from recce aircraft as well as attack aircr...
by RKumar
02 May 2017 15:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 693963

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

Shiv saar, lets move discussion on Bombers to new thread ... viewtopic.php?f=1&t=7336
by RKumar
02 May 2017 15:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Strategic Long Range Bomber
Replies: 242
Views: 23152

Indian Strategic Long Range Bomber

Problem Statement: Do we require a strategic long range bomber keeping an eye on super expensive acquisition costs?

What is strategic long range bomber, as per wiki Strategic bomber

Admin: Please excuse, if you think it is wrong then please lock and 50 hunter to this poor mango SRDE!!
by RKumar
02 May 2017 01:57
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 693963

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

We do need bomber fleet, to decimate big army base or depot or port or to bust missile silos or infrastructure railway/roads or cave networks which both our neighbours have extensive network - These could be pre-emptive strikes or worth the risk during war. Remember this is about heavy bombers not ...
by RKumar
01 May 2017 13:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 693963

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

We do need bomber fleet, to decimate big army base or depot or port or to bust missile silos or infrastructure railway/roads or cave networks which both our neighbours have extensive network - These could be pre-emptive strikes or worth the risk during war.
by RKumar
28 Apr 2017 14:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Morbid Rubbernecking: New Korean War?
Replies: 510
Views: 53869

Re: Morbid Rubbernecking: New Korean War?

USA is doubting their own capability, if they can't take a decision to bomb and flatten North Korea what chance they have against India or China.

I really don't understand why they are browning their pants :rotfl:
by RKumar
27 Apr 2017 17:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1431
Views: 185410

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -3

Or how about Sub based long range missile successful test launch from Ar*
by RKumar
13 Apr 2017 22:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3835
Views: 697546

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

taiwan's problem is not the shortage of weapons, but the fall of moral&train. And most taiwanese accept the fact that Taiwan can not win the war against PRC, even if USA were to sell their most advanced weapons( such as F22) to taiwan,because the powers is so unbanlanced. Thus, few taiwanese yo...
by RKumar
13 Apr 2017 22:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3835
Views: 697546

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Not that easy. On topics such as Arunachsl Pradesh, China and Taiwan are on the same side, against India. Not sure that there are any other such issues, but that is a big one for starters. India and Vietnam is a far better model. Taiwan has to change it's policy if they want India's support. That's...
by RKumar
11 Apr 2017 20:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3835
Views: 697546

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

^
If China can pass nuclear weapons, missiles technologies and arms to Pakistan. We can also reply in kind, we will respond positively if Taiwan request India to provide them Arjun, LCH, ALH, LCA and various offensive as well as defensive missiles.

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