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by Avtar Singh
22 Sep 2017 03:00
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017
Replies: 3500
Views: 686218

Re: LCA: News & Discussions: 15 August 2017

I will happily take an 18hr round trip flight to join said party... and buy all the drinks. Great video; external fit and finish looks great. Instrumentation also looks fantastic.... Please move to a side stick, especially for future aircraft, more comfortable and frees up space in the cockpit. Some...
by Avtar Singh
10 Sep 2017 03:47
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5425
Views: 771264

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

Whilst I am ardent MinIndia and want to see 100s LCA coming off lines in the next year.. with this unlikely, having something like the following would be useful experience, no? (+ I am no fan of america and its treatment of India) sent to me in email; Ever wonder how Boeing produces over FORTY 737 a...
by Avtar Singh
30 Aug 2017 02:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1397171

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

25th july seems to be the date this br thread has descended into hysteria....must presage the end of this whole affair chinese know they can never win... it is the geography (and distance) that counts and they know it.. of course they rely on India caving in and not standing fast at the himalayas, ...
by Avtar Singh
25 Aug 2017 02:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4798
Views: 796620

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

I am sure India will not need any help with PoK, no need to expect/ask america to do anything much... The fact that the ASEs (Anglo Saxon Elites) as I like to call them; USA and Britain will stand pat has to be a massive sea change for India. Imagine how difficult an Indian resolution would have bee...
by Avtar Singh
22 Aug 2017 17:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1397171

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

War fighting/victory is never as easy as any protagonist may claim..... capturing territory and all that. Focussing on easy targets and concentrating on where one might have an advantage has to be the main goal? I am an outsider so cannot attest to Indian manufacture capabilities but I am pretty sur...
by Avtar Singh
30 Jul 2017 00:02
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4124
Views: 864832

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

I was going to make an incorrect comment/reply on APU topic, which I deleted.. On reading the wiki page "HAL Tejas" I have to reiterate what an awesome achievement "As of 13 July 2017, the Tejas fleet has flown 3,478 test sorties and 4,200 hours without any accidents" long gone a...
by Avtar Singh
26 Jul 2017 03:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1397171

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

25th july seems to be the date this br thread has descended into hysteria....must presage the end of this whole affair chinese know they can never win... it is the geography (and distance) that counts and they know it.. of course they rely on India caving in and not standing fast at the himalayas, s...
by Avtar Singh
19 Jul 2017 02:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion
Replies: 2535
Views: 300111

Re: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion

Arjun Yes the lady is quoting the usual caste clap trap, she is british after all!! It is pavlovs dog reaction for british when it comes to the word "India" and will take a long time to break that link. Money will talk in the end, even the bbc will come to heel. I do agree that Israel is n...
by Avtar Singh
19 Jul 2017 02:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1397171

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

this chicken neck thing has to be one of the biggest Indian red herrings as others have alluded to above, in a conflict with china.... India is really going to sit there and be worried about the confines of this stupid chicken neck? bangladesh should be told to keep its air force grounded(does it ha...
by Avtar Singh
12 Jul 2017 16:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion
Replies: 2535
Views: 300111

Re: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion

I am sorry, dont know how to paste content of article so you will have to follow link: Goodbye to the British Raj; http://www.melaniephillips.com/goodbye-british-raj/ due to lack of conditionality India/Modi more mature relationship with Israel even then greatest ally/friend usa from commentary........
by Avtar Singh
11 Jul 2017 15:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1397171

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

India needs to make it clear that it will never give up any area that might be used to undermine territorial integrity.. agreements? who cares when it comes to the above what right did they, the british/invaders/imperialists, have in delineating Indian borders? Ultimately... India could argue that t...
by Avtar Singh
11 Jul 2017 15:41
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5425
Views: 771264

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

Philip,
T May has just removed the whip from an mp using the phraseology in point 5. Further reducung her majority!!
Just saying.
by Avtar Singh
22 Jun 2017 02:38
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)
Replies: 4734
Views: 340099

Re: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)

"Every crisis is an opportunity" All this instability could be great for India lets hope it becomes a real hot war; saudi/iran/sunni nato(pak mercenaries)/usa//qatar/turkey/russia....pakistan/afghanistan I hope the whole region can start burning/killing/fighting hand over fist please. It c...
by Avtar Singh
21 Jun 2017 02:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4124
Views: 864832

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

Reading bharat karnad always has me reaching for some rope.. but then I slap myself and get out of it whatever comes it will not be the end of anything.. 1000s of LCA under Make in India would be great, but if it was that easy everybody would be doing it remember in the 90s how on these pages people...
by Avtar Singh
17 Jun 2017 01:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Understanding US thread-III
Replies: 3131
Views: 360477

Re: Understanding US thread-III

The designer of the F16, name escapes me, was saying that JSF is a dud.. just like F111 was a dud..
many will be ordered to save face and then it will be killed
by Avtar Singh
12 Jun 2017 01:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3182
Views: 570569

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Blairites; T BLiar, mandy mandels etc.. crushed... ... CORBYN IS ALIVE kinnocks... and all these over fed rats living in mansions courtesy of the tax payer.. salaries and pensions from european institutions scottish party and nonsense of breaking the UK dead in the water remainers cheer wont last.. ...
by Avtar Singh
09 Jun 2017 02:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Understanding US thread-III
Replies: 3131
Views: 360477

Re: Understanding US thread-III

Barking Dogs at WAPO will be full tilt on NaMo visit... They know what they are paid for and how to earn their money. Also if the Big Dog himself (Potus) is not thrown huge chunks of Kobe he will not be happy. But I am sure having seen what makes Potus very very happy in saudi everyone knows how one...
by Avtar Singh
09 Jun 2017 02:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013
Replies: 3962
Views: 331966

Re: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013

Average Brit will not leave their pint behind for any reason..

Much like your average punjabi (well my family anyway) will never let go of their..
Bells, Bacardi, Special Brew etc.. come hell or high water it has to be finished.

added later; that was previous generation though, I am teetotal
by Avtar Singh
04 Jun 2017 16:26
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 569421

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

It is all a win win for India.. Avoiding fossil fuels will help with balance of payments, since India does not have this stuff. Trump helping all his oil buddies pump like crazy and keeping prices supressed helps India balance of payments. But my sympathies go out to original Americans over stuff li...
by Avtar Singh
02 Jun 2017 01:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 992
Views: 209341

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

I have had many caribbean/west indian friends from a very early age and have never encountered any issues, lost touch decades ago going back to 60s/70s when my father ever ecountered issues with the non melanated his west indian friends would tell him to sit down take a back seat whilst they put thi...
by Avtar Singh
02 Jun 2017 01:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5669
Views: 732011

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

RT tv news has been running it continuously on top of the hour news with first slot and breaking
other shows for press conference.

Sophie and Co slot running interview all day tomorrow:
https://www.rt.com/shows/sophieco/
by Avtar Singh
28 May 2017 04:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013
Replies: 3962
Views: 331966

Re: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013

watch from 12.30, wests imperial strategy of divide and ruin https://www.rt.com/shows/sputnik/389926-racist-foreign-policies-speaks/ for ASEs (Anlgo Saxon Elites) colonialism is alive and well..... pakistan plays its part vis a vis India what the "THE THE" band guy says is also interesting...
by Avtar Singh
26 May 2017 01:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: SE and East Asia jihadism and unrest monitor
Replies: 52
Views: 6220

Re: SE and East Asia jihadism and unrest monitor

more from Duterte on what he will do

‘Don’t f**k with me about ISIS’: Duterte invokes Eastwood, Jesse James in anti-militia pledge

https://www.rt.com/news/389564-duterte- ... -law-isis/
by Avtar Singh
26 May 2017 01:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: SE and East Asia jihadism and unrest monitor
Replies: 52
Views: 6220

Re: SE and East Asia jihadism and unrest monitor

Duterte interview, on isis, usa etc.. https://www.rt.com/shows/rt-interview/389163-philippines-duterte-interview/ MF: And how are you going to fight terrorism? This is the task that so many countries have actually failed to deal with. RD: Well, not really failed, but put it under control. It’s a sta...
by Avtar Singh
22 May 2017 03:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3827
Views: 708824

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

OMG you guys dont understand anything..

It is the broken window theory of economic development, these stone throwers know what they are doing.
These are not just random acts of vandalism.

see here, krugman;
http://www.aei.org/publication/paul-kru ... -strength/
by Avtar Singh
19 May 2017 22:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Understanding US thread-III
Replies: 3131
Views: 360477

Re: Understanding US thread-III

These defence deals are just protection money, so that usa and uk will take care of family and princelings. The saudis will just park all this stuff in some hangar or they would have to rent a pakistani to make it operational. The only thing saudis are good for is abusing women, chopping of heads an...
by Avtar Singh
16 May 2017 16:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Analyzing CPEC
Replies: 1405
Views: 290303

Re: Analyzing CPEC

I always feared america might try to do an East India Co mk2 on India.. China is pulling off an East India Co mk2 on pakistan... very nice. Note the “disputed territory” annotation on the map. India should make sure this same map is published with “disputed territory” annotation on PoK. This project...
by Avtar Singh
15 May 2017 21:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Latest Chinese boast: should we shiver or die laughing?
Replies: 1451
Views: 227217

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

Weapons that cause avalanches in the right places would be far more useful than just bombing roads,
it is easier to repairs roads than moving tons of mountain out of the way.
by Avtar Singh
08 May 2017 23:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 689751

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

I really hope India is able to avoid this nonsense from the west; https://www.rt.com/shows/renegade-inc/387555-gentrification-alternative-socially-cleansed/ There was only 1 really successful model in the west; germany founded on the "mighty Mark" savings (and interest on said savings), in...
by Avtar Singh
26 Apr 2017 16:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 669215

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Trump likes to do deals to solve problems.
Could this be a clue as to what awaits PM ModiJi when he re-visits usa, usa, usa

http://melaniephillips.com/not-deal-surrender/
by Avtar Singh
22 Apr 2017 00:29
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 4310
Views: 358169

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

how the usa uses the dollar as a weapon, importance of capital controls https://wealth.goldmoney.com/research/goldmoney-insights/americas-financial-war-strategy i think most people know that american free markets are a sham... who will win china/usa? also i believe ultimately usa will just default o...
by Avtar Singh
21 Apr 2017 22:36
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1397171

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

Firstly who gives a damn what these people say. Secondly it gives me a chance to introduce a new word... I think the name for the land of those around India should be changed to one word; PakChiniStan acronym PCS , I hope everyone will take it up.. It will identify these people as of 1 land with 1 s...
by Avtar Singh
19 Apr 2017 21:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 669215

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

i agree with nam, all this.. cant do this and that is very much reminiscent of that stupid speech by manmoron singh given to the british telling them how great they were for India take the action necessary, at the moment the area is hell for the police and army the idea should be to reverse this sit...
by Avtar Singh
19 Apr 2017 01:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3964
Views: 569421

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

I think this subterfuge is precisely why stone pelters turning gun toting and jihadist pictures coming out of cashmere is to be encouraged. ISIS in cashmere should be the battle cry of the goi, even if they are not. The whole situation should be blown up, extreme jihadist propaganda should be encour...
by Avtar Singh
12 Apr 2017 02:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Latest Chinese boast: should we shiver or die laughing?
Replies: 1451
Views: 227217

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

This thread has been derailed by troll..
I too can regale stories of how HKG chinese red cab drivers hate mainlanders,
but this stuff belongs somewhere else.

Please can we return to the original work by Shiv on how difficult tibetan terrain is
vis a vis chinese conquest of India
by Avtar Singh
09 Apr 2017 17:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4383
Views: 329653

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

Good news indeed. Lets hope these american and french entities cannot get back on their feet soon using chapter 11 type nonsense. India should have stuck to its own reactors; Make in India.. avoiding all this "foreign muck". May the good luck in this field continue... Renewables with small...
by Avtar Singh
14 Mar 2017 02:20
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5425
Views: 771264

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

all very punchy punchy from this IAF jet jockey.. hand on hips stance is typical of jet jocks the world over but these IAF people really need to reset their mindsets and get with the Prime Ministers program of "Make in India" Even if it means that for a while all they have available to lau...
by Avtar Singh
24 Feb 2017 14:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 5272
Views: 1155815

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

Put engine into an LCA airframe and just get on with it. Plenty of ground runs, taxi trials, take off runs to an abort can be done before getting airborne. Eventaully.. take off, circuits, medium level, high level etc.... I presume pilot has a zero zero seat if not make a uav LCA to do the testing b...
by Avtar Singh
10 Feb 2017 03:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Aero India 2017 - Feb 14 - 18
Replies: 397
Views: 71420

Re: Aero India 2017 - Feb 14 - 18

Hi Shiv,
thanks for arranging. I will be in touch for 17th
it is my first time in BLR during airshow, although I wil not be going to airshow!
I am the original lurker, I was at the first and second (farnborough airshow) London meet decades ago
and also at the first and second DEL meet.
Thanks
by Avtar Singh
10 Feb 2017 02:48
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7877
Views: 892388

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

tea lady reaction in kolkata from 5.10
the looks from the younger daughter are priceless

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2PIz6Tbhz0

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