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by Austin
04 Apr 2019 18:10
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5468
Views: 440954

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

BBC: Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 pilots 'could not stop nosedive' https://www.bbc.com/news/business-47812225 The Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last month nosedived several times before it hit the ground, a preliminary report has said. Pilots "repeatedly" followed procedures reco...
by Austin
04 Apr 2019 18:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 853
Views: 124459

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

If they want a 12 LACM VLS with 18 Torpedo then they are looking at 4000T class submarine and a conventional submarine of such class will have limitations in many aspects ......They are better off going nuclear for such boats. Even the latest Australian sub proposed by France Shortfin Barracuda is a...
by Austin
04 Apr 2019 10:02
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5468
Views: 440954

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

They call it AI for a reason :evil:
by Austin
03 Apr 2019 21:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 2962
Views: 327530

Re: International Military Discussion

Scramjet Will Power France’s Next Nuke
https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/sc ... -next-nuke

A scramjet will power a future hypersonic cruise missile that will replace France’s current air-launched nuclear deterrent, the French directorate general for armaments (DGA) has ...
by Austin
03 Apr 2019 21:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 960
Views: 232251

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

No Diplomatic hurdle but more like DRDO is working on Advanced MIRV with each acting as independent MaRV post reentry and do anti-ABM evasive manouver and boost glide to longer range than normal MIRV , Also looking at larger throw-up weight and long range keeping mobility , will take some time.
by Austin
03 Apr 2019 15:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5468
Views: 440954

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Ethiopian Airlines Pilots Initially Followed Boeing’s Required Emergency Steps to Disable 737 MAX System

https://www.wsj.com/articles/ethiopian- ... 1554263276
by Austin
03 Apr 2019 14:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5468
Views: 440954

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

WSJ reports that Ethiopian Airline Pilot disabled MCAS system following Boeing procedure but was not able to level off the plane.

This is from preliminary reading of BB/FDR
by Austin
02 Apr 2019 22:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?
Replies: 588
Views: 53707

Re: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?

Turkey’s marriage of F-35 and S-400 ‘absolutely unsustainable,’ says EUCOM nominee From the details in the link , This should safely rule out any F-35 sale to Indian Armed forces Navy or IAF. They dont want S-400 to co-exist with F-35 in any way and are happy to Kill the Deal for a NATO allay and m...
by Austin
02 Apr 2019 21:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5468
Views: 440954

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

"Nobody Heard Us": Wife Of Lion Air's Indian Pilot On Boeing Troubles Austin ji, thanks for posting. My heart aches for them. These are good people, Garima Sethi and her late pilot husband Bhavye Suneja. Boeing has toyed with lives and have blood on their hands. Agreed I felt very sad rea...
by Austin
02 Apr 2019 20:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 102481

Re: Indian ASAT Test

NASA Says Debris From India’s Antisatellite Test Puts Space Station at Risk Will have too see what other stake holder of Space Station say on this like Russian Roscosmos and other agency. They ship cargo and astronauts to ISS via Soyuz Rocket ..... And do the Russian space agency concur what NASA s...
by Austin
02 Apr 2019 09:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

Karan Check this as we operate quite a few of these meter band radar there is an upgrade option to it

https://kbradar.by/en/products/radiolok ... heniya/99/
by Austin
02 Apr 2019 09:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

The entire OPEC lead by Paki that includes even Turks are pro-Paki , Just that some are overt and others are covert about it. The Sunni Brothers of Band
by Austin
01 Apr 2019 19:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

I doubt Jane’s or any one would know what india is getting brochure wise yes every one will quote it

But actual capability and configuration would be a military secret

Aditya in the IAF officer presentation he mentioned S-400 will also be used in ABM role ,Karan had linked it
by Austin
01 Apr 2019 18:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

I have seen those figures before the export model displayed so far has been restricted in capabilities based on brochure of Almaz Antey. Viktor Gumyonny is deputy commander of Russian air force and he is directly mentioning about the capabilites of new missile having outspace capability , this not s...
by Austin
01 Apr 2019 11:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

Aditya_V wrote:Are those Israeli F-16's?


Yes Israel F-16

This is a snapshot from S-400 radar when Il-20 was shot by Syrian S-200 when F-16 took the cover of IL-20 during intrusion into Syrian Airspace.
by Austin
01 Apr 2019 09:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

Live S-400 Radar Track in Syria

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by Austin
01 Apr 2019 09:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

Both the S-400, and the Patriot offer point defense BMD capability with the 40N6E being able to knock out these missiles at around 15-20 km while the PAC-3 and the PAC-3 MSE do the same at around 20 and 30 km's respectively but within their altitude envelopes Even the older 48N6 can intercept BM ta...
by Austin
01 Apr 2019 08:48
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1238
Views: 141140

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

David Stockman ‏ @DA_Stockman Following Following @DA_Stockman More Lighthizer's big win in last week's trade talks was OK for JPMorgan & Nomura to have 51% owned banks in China. So Trump's penalizing US consumers, export workers & farmers with $30B tariffs on Chinese imports to help Wall St...
by Austin
31 Mar 2019 23:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3797
Views: 674993

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

With boxy side intake the CM-302 looks similar to French ASMP , cheen must be doing wind tunnel test of all known working design and must be choosing the one that fits their ramjet to save time Indian Brahmos has 2nd gen TVC nozzle ramjet engine ( first gem being the one use on sunburn which did not...
by Austin
31 Mar 2019 18:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4725
Views: 607316

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

How The Balakot Strike Was Planned And Successfully Executed

by Austin
31 Mar 2019 15:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2345
Views: 275083

Re: Military Flight Safety

Mig-27 UPG crashes in Rajasthan , pilot safe
by Austin
31 Mar 2019 13:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

I am not sure if I got the gist of discussion but if the debate is can S-400 Radar track aircraft and BM at same time and attack it the answer would be yes and no , The Big Bird along MFCR of S-400 will be able to achieve both role but doing both for the radar wont be an optimum solution. Most likel...
by Austin
31 Mar 2019 09:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 57043

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

Why Austin ji? why are you reducing the MWF specs? If that helps flying quality and thrust to weight why not I am trying to get answer if a trade off with less payload will translate into better t:w and other parameter str etc Just to catch up mirage payload to make replacable I hope they don't com...
by Austin
30 Mar 2019 21:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion
Replies: 1904
Views: 361454

Re: ABM/Missile Defense Discussion

96L6 radar, part of S-400.

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by Austin
30 Mar 2019 21:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 233
Views: 57043

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

JMT here , What if they keep Tejas Mk2 payload to 5 T , Keep the fuel as is for Mk2.

Will that improve its T/W ratio and flying characteristics ?
by Austin
30 Mar 2019 19:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5468
Views: 440954

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

I can hope better sense prevail , Perhaps we need an independent agency for Civil Aviation like ISRO to be more focussed on project then individuals ? All Civil Aviation project can be handled by this orginisation ? Nice video shows cockpit view of 787 during take off and well some previliged flight...
by Austin
30 Mar 2019 19:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11859
Views: 819557

Re: Levant crisis - III

Looks like Macron might try the chemical attack stunt in idlib to try and get away from the weekly yellow vest protest he is facing and to boost his popularity ,Send in few Rafale to bomb in Syria ?
by Austin
30 Mar 2019 19:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 102481

Re: Indian ASAT Test

The advantage of Laser is it is cheap compared to sending a missile to kill the Sat and you dont have to physically destory the satellite as the ASAT does but damage its optics or electronics by focussing enough energy on the satellite. The disadvantage is laser suffer from atmospheric attenuation a...
by Austin
30 Mar 2019 17:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1615
Views: 238444

Re: Russian Weapons & Military Technology

The first flight of a light military transport aircraft Il-112V

by Austin
30 Mar 2019 14:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 102481

Re: Indian ASAT Test

Fall Out of ASAT Test ?

USA Denied Visa to Top Indian DRDO Defence Scientists

by Austin
30 Mar 2019 14:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 715
Views: 185180

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

HAL's Top Scientists Explain LCA MK- 1 Cockpit

by Austin
30 Mar 2019 14:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3797
Views: 674993

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

With that kind of money the Jet Airway folks flying 737 would be moving to China soon .......Tax free is quite lucrative if you manage to get such salary here you end up paying 30 % Tax
by Austin
30 Mar 2019 14:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Transport Aircraft for IAF
Replies: 3645
Views: 288592

Re: Transport Aircraft for IAF

IL-76 at Dhaka , Some ATC communication between IL-76 flight crew and ATC recorded
by Austin
30 Mar 2019 14:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1066
Views: 154046

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

Steve Trimble ‏ @TheDEWLine Following Following @TheDEWLine More Gen. Dunford said on Tuesday that the F-15EX would be 50% cheaper to operate than the F-35A, so I asked the Joint Staff for the supporting data. They just sent me an email saying their analysis shows a $29,000 cost per flight hour for ...
by Austin
30 Mar 2019 12:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?
Replies: 588
Views: 53707

Re: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?

During SU time the entire trade was in Rupee-Ruble and both currency pegged was fixed. Now they have decided to do Rupee-Ruble trade for Defence Contracts to bypass US sanctions which should be good long term for us. Dont have to pay precious forex for the rest of Trade they can always use USD , Eur...

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