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by Rishi_Tri
21 Feb 2019 01:29
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.2: News & Discussions - 25 February 2018
Replies: 1082
Views: 215768

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: 3910
Views: 863542

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: 4046
Views: 624760

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 Issues & History Forum
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 41565

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 Issues & History Forum
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 41565

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 Issues & History Forum
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 41565

Re: Aero India 2019

by Rishi_Tri
20 Feb 2019 05:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Aero India 2019
Replies: 243
Views: 41565

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: 167373

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: 167373

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: 167373

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: 3387
Views: 475264

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: 3387
Views: 475264

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: 3387
Views: 475264

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: 167373

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: 167373

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: 167373

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: 167373

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: 167373

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: 2138
Views: 331298

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: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4458
Views: 481485

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: 215768

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: 3387
Views: 475264

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: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4458
Views: 481485

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: 3910
Views: 863542

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: 3910
Views: 863542

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: 2471
Views: 292635

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: 2471
Views: 292635

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: 4046
Views: 624760

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: 2272
Views: 320098

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...
by Rishi_Tri
04 Feb 2019 02:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3387
Views: 475264

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

^^ Saar, I only commented on the presence of SBC's expansion (or lack of it), and the amount that has been allocated under the Bengaluru suburban network project. I am sure you remember the latter was announced with great fanfare last year with a supposed outlay of ₹17,000 crores ( link ). I find i...
by Rishi_Tri
03 Feb 2019 05:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 2272
Views: 320098

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

India issues demarche, and rightly so rights and dignity of its citizens should be protected at any cost. I am glad govt is doing right thing: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/fraud-university-issue-india-asks-us-not-to-deport-detained-indian-students-against-their-will/articleshow/6780765...
by Rishi_Tri
03 Feb 2019 00:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2471
Views: 292635

Re: Military Flight Safety

Agree with everything you said but we still have Mahajan Ranges, Pokharan Ranges, Sriharikota etc. where population has not been allowed to develop. With more programs coming up - MK2, AMCA, Ghatak - secrecy shall also become factor and HAL airport shall leave every Tech person with good set of bino...
by Rishi_Tri
02 Feb 2019 21:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2471
Views: 292635

Re: Military Flight Safety

I know perhaps not right time to bring it up, but why do we even have a key military facility in the middle of megapolis? This should be 5000 Mt runway facility way out of city limits with such unfortunate incidents thought about? Ok the aircraft flamed out or whatever, but what if the The Wall was ...
by Rishi_Tri
01 Feb 2019 19:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2471
Views: 292635

Re: Military Flight Safety

Indranil wrote:What a wretched day! Sickening. I hope it is not due to negligence. Otherwise, I will join the chorus against HAL.


Hope not. Engine failure caused by bird strike? That area is full of birds of all kinds and sizes.
by Rishi_Tri
28 Jan 2019 01:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4458
Views: 481485

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

<OT RANT ON> Sorry if OT. Just couldn't find a thread for Republic Day -2019. No thread or comments, across the board, this year! Or did I miss something? If there is one please move it there. Anyways watched the "lifestream", in the western US and was waiting for the flypast. Couldn't ha...
by Rishi_Tri
22 Jan 2019 05:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015
Replies: 4458
Views: 481485

Re: Indian Military Aviation - 21 Sept 2015

https://www.nal.res.in/en/footerdetails?ar_id=6

CSIR NAL is to get into next phase of Regional Transport Aircraft development.

"We will also be taking forward PDP of development of Regional Transport Aircraft." - Jitendra J Jadhav, Director, CSIR - NAL, 04th Jan 2019

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