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by dinesha
17 Aug 2018 14:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 4104
Views: 820928

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

https://www.janes.com/article/82366/china-closing-the-satellite-imagery-capability-gap A Chinese Earth-observation satellite launched on 31 July from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre may be capable of achieving ground-image resolution of 10 cm or less. If confirmed, this would give China a satel...
by dinesha
15 Aug 2018 13:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 4098
Views: 883243

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

India will put man in space for seven days: ISRO Chairman https://wap.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/india-will-put-man-in-space-for-seven-days-isro-chairman-118081500485_1.html For the first time, India's space agency is planning to put an Indian astronaut for seven days in space at a cos...
by dinesha
15 Aug 2018 09:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 4098
Views: 883243

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

India Set for Manned Space Mission After 34 Years, Ganganyan to Blast Off by 2022
https://www.news18.com/news/india/indep ... 45011.html
by dinesha
14 Aug 2018 08:23
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1147227

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Agni-V set to be inducted by December after one more pre-induction test https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/agni-v-to-undergo-one-more-pre-induction-test/story-a9OcIgjWaRUyMbBoSOnM5M.html Although the non-strategic missile arsenal will be enhanced in the coming years, the officials added, the...
by dinesha
09 Aug 2018 12:10
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5116
Views: 1147227

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Underwater test of SLBM likely http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/2018/aug/08/underwater-test-of-slbm-likely-1854796.html BHUBANESWAR: India is preparing to conduct a crucial trial of its most ambitious submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) from an underwater platform. Defence sour...
by dinesha
01 Aug 2018 06:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?
Replies: 602
Views: 65705

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

India-US Military Communications Pact: US team in Delhi next week, India demands five assurances
https://indianexpress.com/article/india ... s-5285528/
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 16:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1557
Views: 238918

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

Boeing gets USD 3.9 billion contract for new Air Force One jets
http://www.newindianexpress.com/busines ... 45006.html
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 16:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 972
Views: 266315

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Pakistan to get eight Chinese submarines capable of firing land-attack missiles
https://www.ibtimes.co.in/pakistan-get- ... les-775174
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 16:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2258
Views: 289144

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

https://twitter.com/manupubby/status/1019503679471222784?s=12 Interesting, on question of surgical strikes carried out in past 15 years, MoS Bhamre says - " Army carries out operations to pre-empt infiltration by terrorists, as and when required ...based on credible inputs about terrorist teams...
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 14:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 2240
Views: 504378

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

L&T, Reliance officials first called for bid opening, then sent back sans explanation
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/ne ... 032400.cms
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4341
Views: 251894

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

Trust and Leadership: The Art of the US-India Nuclear Deal
Learning the lessons of 13 years ago.
https://thediplomat.com/2018/07/trust-a ... lear-deal/
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1308
Views: 234769

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

The U.K.'s New 'Tempest' Stealth Fighter Project Already Faces Serious Challenges
http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/22 ... challenges
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2832
Views: 465197

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

MoD plans standard price lists for public sector undertakings http://ajaishukla.blogspot.com/2018/07/mod-plans-standard-price-lists-for.html However, reducing prices might not be so easy, say defence industry experts. It is well-known in the international defence trade that buying weaponry over-the...
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?
Replies: 602
Views: 65705

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

Trump-Putin Helsinki summit: Breakdown in White House-Congress relation may impact India-US ties
https://www.firstpost.com/world/donald- ... 62301.html
by dinesha
18 Jul 2018 13:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?
Replies: 602
Views: 65705

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

In Helsinki backlash, Democrats target sanctions loophole for US allies buying Russian arms https://www.defensenews.com/congress/2018/07/16/in-helsinki-backlash-democrats-target-sanctions-loophole-for-allies-buying-russian-arms/ But beyond messaging, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., ca...
by dinesha
17 Jul 2018 21:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018
Replies: 169
Views: 56221

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018

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this kind of rumour mongering without even mentioning the source is not acceptable and akin to trolling.
just writing '-Twitter' is not a source. one might as well write 'some monkey with a phone'.
- Rahul
by dinesha
17 Jul 2018 16:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 2240
Views: 504378

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

After US Navy Raises 1st Full Underwater Drone Squadron, Indian Navy Wants Its Own
https://www.livefistdefence.com/2018/07 ... rines.html
by dinesha
17 Jul 2018 12:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 4098
Views: 883243

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil-nadu/2018/mar/28/with-eye-on-lunar-mission-isro-to-test-high-thrust-vikas-engine-1793608.html The next generation Vikas engine developed by the Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre (LPSC) is being flown for the first time. LPSC director V Narayanan told Expre...
by dinesha
17 Jul 2018 12:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 4098
Views: 883243

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

ISRO is not being able to keep up with the launch rate. REquired by the nation > ISRO's target > achieved launches. GSLV Mk2 is not putting Chandrayaan to GTO, but LTO. It can carry larger load to LTO. They were trying to first get to a reliable GSLV config. Now they will try to increase the payloa...
by dinesha
16 Jul 2018 12:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3467
Views: 495439

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

The India-Russia-US Energy Triangle. The United States and Russia are competing for India’s favor – and its energy market. By Saurav Jha https://thediplomat.com/2018/07/the-india-russia-us-energy-triangle/ That convergence of interests means that India is not likely to let provisions of CAATSA, whi...
by dinesha
16 Jul 2018 12:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015
Replies: 799
Views: 134354

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015

The India-Russia-US Energy Triangle. The United States and Russia are competing for India’s favor – and its energy market. By Saurav Jha https://thediplomat.com/2018/07/the-india-russia-us-energy-triangle/ That convergence of interests means that India is not likely to let provisions of CAATSA, whi...
by dinesha
16 Jul 2018 12:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 2240
Views: 504378

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

Frigate purchase from Russia runs into high cost of Indian warship building http://ajaishukla.blogspot.com/2018/07/frigate-purchase-from-russia-runs-into.html New Delhi and Moscow have agreed terms for the first two frigates, which are lying almost fully built in Yantar Shipyard in Kaliningrad, Rus...
by dinesha
15 Jul 2018 13:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 972
Views: 266315

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

PAKISTAN INKS CONTRACT FOR 4 MILGEM ADA CORVETTES FROM TURKEY https://quwa.org/2018/07/07/pakistan-inks-contract-for-4-milgem-ada-corvettes-from-turkey/ According to Pakistan’s Press Information Department (PID), two of the corvettes will be built at Istanbul Naval Shipyard, while the remaining two ...
by dinesha
15 Jul 2018 12:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3890
Views: 554531

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

Defence incubator approved by Centre, to come up in second phase of T-Hub
http://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index ... Hub/398083
by dinesha
15 Jul 2018 12:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 598553

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Cyber Jihad: The biggest challenge in Kashmir https://www.orfonline.org/expert-speak/42391-cyber-jihad-biggest-challenge-kashmir/ Following a six-month probe into incidents of unrest in Kashmir in 2017, a team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) identified 79 WhatsApp groups, having 6,386 phone ...
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 17:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 936
Views: 159501

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Gagan wrote:Line drawings of a double hulled conventional submarine, with and without AIP - India's own design
Credit to our own Aditya G from twitter
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by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 13:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: US military, technology, arms, tactics
Replies: 1557
Views: 238918

Re: US military, technology, arms, tactics

The US Military Has a New Facility for Overseeing Nuclear War https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/mb4j5y/the-us-military-has-a-new-facility-for-overseeing-nuclear-war ith its shielded electronics and underground levels, the C2F and at least some of its occupants might survive the initial bla...
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 12:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1308
Views: 234769

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

Why an unmanned fighter fleet isn’t yet viable, in the words of Britain’s Air Force chief
https://www.defensenews.com/digital-sho ... rce-chief/
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 12:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA...An Oxymoron?
Replies: 602
Views: 65705

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

India invites Donald Trump to be chief guest at next year’s Republic Day parade
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/arti ... aign=cppst
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 12:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3489
Views: 567451

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Indian Army puts Mountain Strike Corps aimed at China in cold storage https://theprint.in/security/indian-army-puts-mountain-strike-corps-aimed-at-china-in-cold-storage/82319/ The instant order to stop ‘new raisings’ – create battalions with fresh recruits – has been prompted by financial constrain...
by dinesha
13 Jul 2018 12:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 4017
Views: 639356

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Indian Army puts Mountain Strike Corps aimed at China in cold storage https://theprint.in/security/indian-army-puts-mountain-strike-corps-aimed-at-china-in-cold-storage/82319/ The instant order to stop ‘new raisings’ – create battalions with fresh recruits – has been prompted by financial constrain...
by dinesha
12 Jul 2018 12:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 598553

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Spike in militant recruitment after end of Valley ceasefire: J&K data
https://indianexpress.com/article/india ... t-5254335/
by dinesha
11 Jul 2018 21:17
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3910
Views: 923912

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

Why The IAF’s New Push To Control Project LCA Amplifies All That’s Wrong- Shiv Aroor
https://www.livefistdefence.com/2018/07 ... wrong.html
by dinesha
11 Jul 2018 12:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2832
Views: 465197

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

All equipment procurements are being planned in a 'balanced manner' for all arms: Army chief https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/all-equipment-procurements-are-being-planned-in-a-balanced-manner-for-all-arms-army-chief/articleshow/64935641.cms Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat in ...

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