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by saip
11 Mar 2019 10:02
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5585
Views: 515930

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Since taking office I have been very strict on Commercial Aviation. Good news - it was just reported that there were Zero deaths in 2017, the best and safest year on record!

Potus -- 1/2/2018
I hope he is going to be VERY STRICT with Boeing now.
by saip
10 Mar 2019 21:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4056
Views: 440419

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Ob/Gyn has high malpractice insurance becasue of the long tail it has. The least premium is for Psychiatrists and then general practitioners. Neurosurgeon have high claim rates against them AFAIK (around 20%?)
by saip
10 Mar 2019 04:56
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Post-Pulwama: A Moment for Introspection The airstrikes deep in Pakistani territory by India crossing international borders for the first time since 1971 is no ordinary misadventure. It demonstrated a willingness and capability to carry out pre-emptive strikes at a time and a target of its choosing...
by saip
09 Mar 2019 21:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 426012

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Looks like the brain dead FM of Pakistan is complaining about the caps worn by Indian cricketers in ODI to ICC.
Link
by saip
08 Mar 2019 08:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3930
Views: 654924

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

They seem to be flying very few flights. Not all the airports are open. You do not see more than a dozen or so flights inlcuding the foreign airlines in the air at a time.
by saip
05 Mar 2019 06:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3365
Views: 535396

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Works for Jaguar, the Tata company?
by saip
05 Mar 2019 03:35
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Just check flight path of THA 341 from Bangkok to krachi. It crossed India and then did a u-turn south of Iran pak border !! Flew almost the entire length of balochistan before turning back ! Holy smokes, pakis must be shit scared of IN OR IAF coming at karachi from off the coast of Gujarat. Look a...
by saip
03 Mar 2019 07:20
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

OK. Everything back to normal it seems. An Airindia plane from Tel Aviv to Delhi is over Karachi now.
by saip
03 Mar 2019 06:36
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

FInally one Ukrainian Airlines plane is crossing the Paki Airspace en route to Delhi.
by saip
03 Mar 2019 03:15
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Why are their planes still hugging their west coast with almost no planes crossing their airspace? I see one KHI-Beijing taking a round about route along their west coast and another one from PEK to Dubai crossing the airspace in the north. What are they worried about?
by saip
03 Mar 2019 00:31
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

SAR implemented on RISAT-2 did find YSR helicopter wreckage in AP jungles very quickly, this means it has the resolution. There is reason to conclude it was used to identify the damage to the structure(s) in Balakot post mission. The situation might be different here, compared to YSR. Per some acco...
by saip
02 Mar 2019 23:58
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

OK. I wondered the same. Am deleting the post. Thanks.
by saip
02 Mar 2019 23:46
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Deleted. As these are not based on fact.

(I saw these on Defense News. Before and After pictures?)
by saip
02 Mar 2019 09:19
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Now imagine the extremely unlikely event of a civilian Indian court convicting him of murder and sentencing him to death, (for **new** crimes: he was released by the GOI despite his earlier murders, so Double Jeopardy laws prevent those being dug up). Will India actually hang the old bag? Saar, in ...
by saip
01 Mar 2019 01:25
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 788725

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

That is the official account of Air Marshal R Nambiar. In the absence of any further data, there is no reason to suspect otherwise. May be you are seeing a different version of the account from a different database. From where I am, I see a newly created account with 141 new followers. You realize ...
by saip
28 Feb 2019 10:42
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only
Replies: 338
Views: 44919

Re: Indian Forces Strike Pakistan - News Only

A lone Pakistani Erieye is up. It is flying south over Balochistan.
by saip
27 Feb 2019 09:07
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 161517

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

Since it has a total of 12 control surfaces in 3 groups (fore, mid-body and tail), the "Spice" has a very long glide range, of about 60 kilometers. This allows a striking aircraft to release a bomb at a target without entering the threat envelope of most short- and medium-range air defense...
by saip
26 Feb 2019 22:25
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 161517

Re: Indian Air Forces Strikes Pakistan along with Ground Assault

Would Imran Khan dismiss the top Pak military generals on the grounds of incompetence and precipitating almost a war? This would be an ideal opportunity for him to flex muscles, if he has the guts? He can be the winner of Nobel Peace prize if he does that or be blown up like Benazir... :) or may be...
by saip
26 Feb 2019 08:52
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 161517

Re: Indian Air Forces Strikes PoK along with Ground Assault

Balakot is 50 miles INSIDE Pakistan and the pakis admitted Indian jets bombed it. Their jets scrambled all right. Towards Iran or Afghanistan (strategic depth)
by saip
26 Feb 2019 08:39
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Upcoming India-Pakistan War - Force Balances, Strategy, Tactics, etc.
Replies: 200
Views: 17339

Re: Upcoming India-Pakistan War - Force Balances, Strategy, Tactics, etc.

Balakot is 50 miles or so from the LOC. Planes must have crossed POK to get there. All appear to have returned safe (pakis are claiming planes dropped something not shot down any)
Dawn
by saip
23 Feb 2019 05:22
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

ramana wrote:Saip

Can you give the ref please?


While the news about Brigs kidnapping and arrest was also reported by Pakistani media at that time I could not find similar confirmation about the Lt Gen. I do not know how good this site is. For whatever is worth here is the link.

Link
by saip
23 Feb 2019 01:09
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

I have read that these two were arrested (kidnapped/arrested) because they leaked 'sensitive nuclear information to hostile foreign power'.
by saip
22 Feb 2019 09:05
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

There appear to be some unintended consequences about banning Paki players. Remember those two paki shooters who got visas (many asked why) and who did not finally get the visas? Now it looks like the IOC seems to have taken a very dim view of it. It looks like India may be denied future hosting of ...
by saip
20 Feb 2019 04:41
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

Pakistan's major exports to the USA are house linens (Comforters, sheet sets etc). They account for almost 5Billion USD. Next time when you buy sheet sets take a look at the country of origin and not the brand name (same brand can have goods from India, China or Pakistan). Most of these are sold by ...
by saip
18 Feb 2019 23:40
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

Do we need to see those ugly faces? Won't a link suffice?
by saip
18 Feb 2019 21:38
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

Have we recalled OUR Ambassador to that Sh**land yet? If not, time we did.

Pakistan calls back high commissioner from India, says FO
Link
by saip
17 Feb 2019 03:47
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

Lot of sheet sets are exported by Pakis. They are in many retail stores like JCP, Sears, Target, Bed Bath and Beyond etc. I always make it point to buy only Indian sheets unless i get them free!
by saip
17 Feb 2019 00:08
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

Now, what is the status of the Kartarpur corridor and that cretin Sidhu?
by saip
16 Feb 2019 21:46
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 195424

Re: Pulwama Attack

Guys, I got this stupid email from American Telugu Association: 'American Telugu Association' Deeply CONDEMNS to Martyrs of Pulwama Terror Attack' What does it even mean? Did they mean 'CONDOLES'? Anyway I called them and left a nasty message. Here is their number: 1-844-ATA-SEVA (1 -844-272-7382)
by saip
31 Jan 2019 07:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3540
Views: 555449

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

arshyam wrote:
Supratik wrote:The train numbers are unique but they are even harder to recall.

That's exactly why they are given names...

Not always. Railways gives the same number and name to special trains as regular trains though they run at slightly different times.
by saip
26 Jan 2019 14:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4056
Views: 440419

Re: Understanding the US - Again

This round: Nancy came, Nancy saw, Nancy conquered. Trump lost.
Wait for the next round - Feb 15.
by saip
24 Jan 2019 08:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 4094
Views: 818545

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

At 20' height the horizon is at 10 miles. So the Chinese ATGMs have a range in excess of that?
by saip
23 Jan 2019 18:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2258
Views: 288811

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

It is TELUGU.
by saip
02 Jan 2019 08:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 426012

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

shravan wrote:Attack on Army Cant in Loralai district of Balochistan reports of deaths and injuries, office/interrogation center of an intelligence agency was targeted.

Attack started midnight and still continuing.


Only four killed?
by saip
02 Jan 2019 08:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 426012

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Indian Drone Shotdown

Who uses these toy drones?
by saip
24 Dec 2018 22:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 2077
Views: 550255

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

^^^^
OT. But between Sep 18 & Oct 18 the count actually went DOWN by 9 mil. But no worry, it is still over 1 billion and 21 million. All naarmaal.
by saip
21 Dec 2018 07:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4056
Views: 440419

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Trump is also declaring (half) victory in Afghanistan and withdrawing half the troops.
by saip
20 Dec 2018 11:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 2820
Views: 473997

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

Just a nit pick. 'Fake lies' don't they mean truths?
by saip
16 Dec 2018 04:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 426012

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Photograph of surrender in a Paki Paper
Wonders never cease!

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