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by Rishi_Tri
23 Feb 2019 13:40
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

https://twitter.com/KarFireDept/status/ ... 7500469248

Vehicles got fire at parking area of #AiroIndia show at Yalahanka. Fire fighters On the spot.@DGP_FIRE @SunilagarwalI @KarnatakaVarthe

Look at this video. This is planned sabotage. I shall term this second strike.
by Rishi_Tri
23 Feb 2019 13:36
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 56929

Re: Aero India 2019

Fire at Aero India parking lot.

https://twitter.com/KarFireDept/status/ ... 7500469248

Vehicles got fire at parking area of #AiroIndia show at Yalahanka. Fire fighters On the spot.@DGP_FIRE @SunilagarwalI @KarnatakaVarthe
by Rishi_Tri
23 Feb 2019 01:23
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3909
Views: 983398

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

BREAKING: The article is here. Very very detailed. I am still reading, digesting. Of course all rights of the authors, publishers. Tracking The Tejas: The Design Evolution Of An Indian Fighter Part-I By Indranil Roy & Nilesh Rane - February 22, 2019 http://delhidefencereview.com/2019/02/22/track...
by Rishi_Tri
23 Feb 2019 00:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4823
Views: 931520

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

HAL Dhruv pilot explaining avionics to some customer, probably east Asian country (going by the accent). Impressive. Full Glass Cockpit. Two questions though: Why Google Earth for Maps? Doesn't it expose the Heli to worm attacks? Anyone who has access to Google Earth has access to Dhruvs. Wonder wh...
by Rishi_Tri
22 Feb 2019 20:45
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

Just a reminder:

14th Feb 2019 - Bharatwasis killed in Bharat - 44
Till 22nd Feb 2019 - NaPakis killed in NaPakistan / Elsewhere - 0 (don't count two street urchins killed where we lost four of our own)
by Rishi_Tri
22 Feb 2019 19:04
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 1082
Views: 249590

Re: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018

http://forceindia.net/ada-rolls-mwf-version-tejas/ ... first Tejas AF Mk.2 MWF’s first fully integrated flying prototype is expected to be rolled out by late 2026 by Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), following which around 2,000 hours of flight-tests will be required to be conducted by no less than ...
by Rishi_Tri
22 Feb 2019 03:16
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 1082
Views: 249590

Re: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018

Mentioned this in another thread. Given that MK2/MWF detailed design will start in the year end and expected to fly in 2023 year end, they should consider non-stealth version of AMCA instead. AMCA is expected to fly before 2025. Fundamentally one year apart. AMCA is already in detailed design phase...
by Rishi_Tri
22 Feb 2019 02:57
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 1082
Views: 249590

Re: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018

Think Tejas Mk2 is set up for tough times, to put it subtly. Why do I say so? Simply because of the number of programs being attempted right now, capabilities being sought and timelines clashing. Ghatak UAV - Scale model to be tested in 2019-2020 with Tech Demo 2-3 years thereafter, though haven't s...
by Rishi_Tri
21 Feb 2019 22:08
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 56929

Re: Aero India 2019

Its not a mock up but LSP-2, Its not necessary to have flown as in one of the previous Aeroindia they had brought the LSP1 by road as the display aircraft Yes, it's neither a mockup nor did it fly. It simply took a drive across town :) https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Dz8UMWQWwAEQ4iQ.jpg:large Clicked a...
by Rishi_Tri
21 Feb 2019 01:29
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 1082
Views: 249590

Re: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018

Indranil wrote:The writeup is ready. It provides details on a lot of subtle changes that are easy to miss. We have handed it over to the publishers, who will take care of it now.


Link please whenever available. Thanks.
by Rishi_Tri
20 Feb 2019 20:50
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3909
Views: 983398

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

Ministry of Defence Final Operational Clearance of LCA Tejas MK I for Indian Air Force Posted On: 20 FEB 2019 7:44PM by PIB Delhi 20thFebruary 2019 is a significant day in the journey of Light Combat Aircraft Tejas MK I for Indian Air Force (IAF), when the formal declaration of Final Operational Cle...
by Rishi_Tri
20 Feb 2019 12:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4823
Views: 931520

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Dz0_P4JXQAADjie.jpg:large Not the best quality pic - LUH literally goes vertical on coming in to land. LUH is perhaps story of Aero India 2019. Its almost ready. Perhaps the most maneuverable helicopter in India across all types. Forget Ka 226. LUH shall be ordered in 10...
by Rishi_Tri
20 Feb 2019 11:58
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 56929

Re: Aero India 2019

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Never thought will see this day. B52 over skies of Bengaluru.
by Rishi_Tri
20 Feb 2019 10:11
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 56929

Re: Aero India 2019

Raksha Mantri said: Acceptance of Necessity for 164 proposals worth Rs 2,79,950 crores accorded from 2014 to 2018 in various IDDM categories for Indian firms. 40% of work value of OFBs outsourced to private firms. 4000 aircraft of various kinds manufactured over the years. 424 Indian firms have obta...
by Rishi_Tri
20 Feb 2019 09:19
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 56929

Re: Aero India 2019

by Rishi_Tri
20 Feb 2019 05:21
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 56929

Re: Aero India 2019

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by Rishi_Tri
19 Feb 2019 18:07
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

Heard somewhere that 35-40 pigs have been sent to Jahannum!! Not sure whether it is true.
by Rishi_Tri
18 Feb 2019 22:57
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

Why should we expel when we can saturate? Repeal 370, remove subsidies and populate the place with hardworking folks from the rest of the country. Learn from the masters of this art, the Chinese. Unless and until 370 is repealed, all the rest of the drama is not going to lead to an enduring "s...
by Rishi_Tri
18 Feb 2019 16:29
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

https://twitter.com/ajaishukla/status/1097370255645655041 Any fan of this Pimp here on this forum?? I do enjoy his readings and his reporting. For me he is an Indian first, an ex-army man second, ndtv reporter 3rd and guess a congress I supporter 4th if he is that. Then I care if I do care which st...
by Rishi_Tri
18 Feb 2019 02:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3679
Views: 633151

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)



Rear side speed dial showed Train 18 going perhaps at 180+
by Rishi_Tri
18 Feb 2019 01:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3679
Views: 633151

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

The train ran over a cattle and its breaks jammed. So much for gau raksha. :evil: Very common problem in this part of the country. More often than not happens outside the city. Once traveling by Shiv Ganga express from Varanasi to Delhi, with train at full blast around 11 pm in the night, there wer...
by Rishi_Tri
18 Feb 2019 00:45
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3679
Views: 633151

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Vande Bharat arrived in Varanasi on time on first commercial run.

https://runningstatus.in/status/22436
by Rishi_Tri
17 Feb 2019 23:55
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

Guys, I maybe wrong, but has anybody seen any editorials or op-eds in US rags like NYT or WP, official mouthpieces of US when it comes to foreign policy? Reason I ask is usually, in the aftermath of their TSP munna''s grizly terror attack on India like Pulwama, there will be editorial pieces with i...
by Rishi_Tri
17 Feb 2019 06:55
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

Pakistan rice packed as 'Mahatma' rice

https://twitter.com/OrcHunter_007/statu ... 8554484736

Available in all big stores. #BoycottPakistaniGoods
by Rishi_Tri
16 Feb 2019 21:38
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

Read in several posts that we don't have any leverage against the Chinese. Totally disagree. We have massive leverage: Economic - China is an export driven economy with India one of the largest importers of all things Chinese from investments in firms to stuff in supermarkets. I have called this out...
by Rishi_Tri
16 Feb 2019 21:07
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

Paytm have started showing an option to contribute to CRPF WIVES WELFARE ASSOCIATION Let's boycott Chinese products, services and companies because China is complicit in this attack. Pulwama Attack: Azhar Masood and UNSC Article 1267 - C3S, Chennai Don't use any Chinese product and have been callin...
by Rishi_Tri
14 Feb 2019 22:01
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 224018

Re: Pulwama Attack

Well.. Too much time spent fighting chappal wearing AK armed people.. I would bring out Arjun MkII.. The 70 Ton Beast.. And have 50 of them run through Wagah border.. !! Unless it hurts Sindh or Punjab it does not hurt NaPakis.. !!
by Rishi_Tri
13 Feb 2019 23:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 3198
Views: 590260

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

Supreme Court investigation - Cleared, CAG investigation - Cleared. Pending Investigation - 10 Janpath. :)
by Rishi_Tri
12 Feb 2019 08:22
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4458
Views: 593696

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

This is from DRDO site..

Manufacture and Supply of FADEC Assembly Components/GTRE/MMG/DECU/1735/18/2019_DRDO_434450_1

https://eprocure.gov.in/eprocure/app?pa ... nid=455261

Would it refer to Kaveri?
by Rishi_Tri
12 Feb 2019 08:08
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 1082
Views: 249590

Re: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018

Tejas mk2 cross sectional diagrams in HAL jig assembly tenders. Front section with canards http://hal-india.co.in/Common/Uploads/TenderDoc/19865_TenderPDF1_RFI%20FF.pdf Mid section http://hal-india.co.in/Common/Uploads/TenderDoc/19864_TenderPDF1_RFI%20CF.pdf Rear section http://hal-india.co.in/Comm...
by Rishi_Tri
10 Feb 2019 21:03
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3679
Views: 633151

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Train 18 arriving at Varanasi on Feb 2nd. Damn it looks good! f3K7bT2Pcwg Feb 15th is D-Day apparently. I wonder if they can double the number of coaches easily, given that the coaches are independently motorized. Given the perennial problems with getting tickets, capacity augmentation would soon b...
by Rishi_Tri
09 Feb 2019 10:12
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4458
Views: 593696

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

Tempting Tempest thing shows a few things. Hawk I showed Indian Software and Weapons integration capability to BAE / UK. AMCA is more advanced than what many would know about. Say this because Tempest has to be built on core airframe, AMCA can offer that, and software being integral to any future pl...
by Rishi_Tri
08 Feb 2019 04:03
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3909
Views: 983398

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

^^ The tejas reference is from ~42:00->43:00. He didn't say the deal is done. He just said that the DAC gave approval to buy 83 mk1a. They haven't been ordered YET. :cry: Don't want to nitpick but 'kharidne ki swikriti' literally translates into 'approval to buy' and there was no mention of 'DAC', ...
by Rishi_Tri
07 Feb 2019 23:42
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3909
Views: 983398

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

I am sure you must have seen PM's speech in LS today. He again spent good amount of time on Tejas and reiterated that order for 83 MK1A is approved. Yes, babus and soldiers are being babus and soldiers with canopy etc. but MK1 is done and dusted. And as dismissal of some respected heads of respected...
by Rishi_Tri
05 Feb 2019 10:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2617
Views: 368856

Re: Military Flight Safety

SQ Leader Siddharth charred body on fire is on Twitter now. WTF It sickens me, the respect afforded to someone dying a natural death was so high that this video posting nonsense in today's age sickens me to the end. I have reported it and if you see evidence of it. Please report it as gross and in ...
by Rishi_Tri
04 Feb 2019 22:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2617
Views: 368856

Re: Military Flight Safety

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsTxFobOrP4

Includes Hawk i, brings to fore many issues of flight safety, carries interviews of HAL Chief Test Pilot, CMD T Suvarna Raju, and of course a Civilian's view of flying on the edge. Includes visuals of Hawk flying at 30 feet or so.
by Rishi_Tri
04 Feb 2019 21:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4823
Views: 931520

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

https://www.janes.com/article/86134/india-receives-first-chinook-helo India receives first Chinook helo Gareth Jennings, London - Jane's Defence Weekly 04 February 2019 India has received the first of 15 Boeing CH-47F Chinook heavy-lift helicopters during a ceremony at the manufacturer's production ...
by Rishi_Tri
04 Feb 2019 03:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4108
Views: 649512

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Its not about H1/L1/B1 etc. anymore, its about targeted harassment of Indian community and taking cue people are leaving. Situation is way worse than comes out in mainstream media. Sample - Spouses of PHDs from best of universities are being held at immigration centers for hours along with drug offe...

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