Rahul M wrote:who said they were working ? they were probably living in the base. if they were working they would probably have been caught in the attack.
ramana ji, even 600 km, minimum distance considering K15's range is beyond orion's effective zone. do note that the retd Commodore who wrote that article is an experienced ASW operator himself.
I doubt Khan folks would be living on the base, they'd be in a hotel, Even Paki Navy folks are bussed into the base (Remember the PN folks who were halald some weeks back) Probably, the Orions had some urgent work to be done and hence they were at it, still doubtfull. Also if there were 10+ Khan folks in an open area working on 3-4 planes (see couple of them were parked so close to each other in a line... then there should have been sentries around them... did they just melt away at the first sign of trouble? all maaya onlee..
more we mull this, more questions arise, no answers... The Najam Sethi Interview posted above asks so many questions... couldn't understand the answers in Urdu...