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  1. BON PLAN replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    YES ! It's only to put pressure on Dassault to have the better deal possible. Nothing more.

    Jun 27, 2017 at 8:56 PM
  2. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    In this case no need to fly in a stealth, costier and unmature plane. Use a legacy fighter whith better range like F15 (specially a...

    Jun 27, 2017 at 8:55 PM
  3. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    Amen my reverend :USA:

    Jun 27, 2017 at 8:46 PM
  4. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    Maybe with american company.

    Jun 27, 2017 at 8:44 PM
  5. BON PLAN replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    This is a beauty.

    Jun 26, 2017 at 9:31 PM
  6. BON PLAN replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    LCA is a small and light plane. Is a stealthy LCA have enough space for internal bay(s) ? for AAM maybe. For more? unlikely.

    Jun 26, 2017 at 9:30 PM
  7. BON PLAN liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    And how much payload? Nil right? What a pathetic misrepresenation by SAAB.

    Jun 26, 2017 at 7:05 PM
  8. BON PLAN liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    In one of the presentations by Saab to MOD, Saab folks said Gripen E can take off from Assam, can deliver mission ordinances to Pakistan...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 7:03 PM
  9. BON PLAN liked Sancho's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Which once again shows that China went the right way with J10, if they now can adapt CTFs and more powerful engines, it will be a he'll...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 7:03 PM
  10. BON PLAN replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    With delta + canards it is called a J10B. ("called" and not "cold". Sorry !)

    Jun 26, 2017 at 6:02 PM
  11. BON PLAN replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Remove single tail for a twice one !

    Jun 26, 2017 at 6:01 PM
  12. BON PLAN liked Sancho's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    If we select the F16 the chaos is certainly completed, even though we might take an Israeli weapon pack. The only chance for some...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 6:00 PM
  13. BON PLAN replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    No word about METEOR ? Strange. I'm sure if this missile was integrated on Viper (and not on Gripen), the info would have been given....

    Jun 26, 2017 at 5:59 PM
  14. BON PLAN replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    A kind of F16XL tailor made for India ? Beautifull on paper.

    Jun 26, 2017 at 5:56 PM
  15. BON PLAN liked vstol jockey's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    No, it is the variant of F-16 called F-16IN which is a tailless delta aircraft like LCA and that design can be adopted to LCA rather...

    upload_2017-6-25_14-28-57.png Jun 26, 2017 at 5:55 PM
  16. BON PLAN liked sunstersun's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    India should buy the YF-23. Now that's true TOT.

    Jun 26, 2017 at 5:49 PM
  17. BON PLAN replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    If MK1A (and MK2 .... if it's already alive) is ready, no need of other SE. Just add a new line in a private company to challenge HAL...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 5:48 PM
  18. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    SCALP naval has a smaller range than Tomahawk : officially 1000km (maybe more ?) versus 1200km to much more (2500km is the nuclear model...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 5:45 PM
  19. BON PLAN liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Which rules are these? I haven't seen anything to indicate this. HAHA WOW. 3 different MMRCAs? Costs and commonality be damned I guess?...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 5:43 PM
  20. BON PLAN liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Tweets and powerpoints are meaningless, where is the RFP? Anyway, I give up trying to resist this, Modi has his own agenda and it is not...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 1:00 PM
  21. BON PLAN liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    1) Still ZERO evidence that the SPM is limited to SE fighters only :p 2) More Rafales for the IAF are certain at this point but the...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 1:00 PM
  22. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Not the Scalp EG, but the MDCN (Naval Scalp) Ask us very politely and you'll have it ! (plus a small bank wire.... but when you are in...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:53 PM
  23. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    Not made (even if it's more than 50% for F35). Dassault will take all the occasions to show that F35 is overestimated. In Canada (F35...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:41 PM
  24. BON PLAN liked DAC O DAC's post in the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    As Qatar and Egyp. Tomorrow UAE, Malaisia after : Switzerland, Belgium, Morocco...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:37 PM
  25. BON PLAN liked DAC O DAC's post in the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    90 planes alone on the taxi way. Without a single spare part, without a single weapon, without the minimum base accomodation, without...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:37 PM
  26. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    Who? : You, Sancho and BMD. Add Smestarz maybe. The same kind of people saying 1 year ago that India will never baught a 40 years old...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:37 PM
  27. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    F35 is also over cost (a US speciality) but will never surpassed F22 in AtoA mission. Stop dreaming. It's a king of modern Tornado GR,...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:35 PM
  28. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    Indian will appreciate.

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:25 PM
  29. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    High flying maneuvers ? High noise, sure. Highly agile. Sure not.

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:24 PM
  30. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    They all are dependant on USA. They baught the US umbrella buying Fat 35.

    Jun 24, 2017 at 6:31 PM
  31. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    A 2800km one way ticket range....

    Jun 24, 2017 at 6:29 PM
  32. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    ? not really. they only have in common the engine and the seeker (I think). Frame, warhead are different. MDCN [IMG] SCALP [IMG]

    Jun 24, 2017 at 6:28 PM
  33. BON PLAN liked Gessler's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] :tup::tup::rafale::rafale:

    Jun 24, 2017 at 6:23 PM
  34. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Physics, simply physics.

    Jun 24, 2017 at 6:21 PM
  35. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    It's only a money problem. Next year Qatar Rafale will have HMS. It' not a plane problem. for the rest : will... will... will....

    Jun 24, 2017 at 6:20 PM
  36. BON PLAN attached a file to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    Where have you seen 2800km ?

    CaptureF35.PNG Jun 23, 2017 at 8:21 PM
  37. BON PLAN replied to the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    NO WAY ! Indian top brass are slow, complicated, but are not inclined to low propaganda and sterile marketing.

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:17 PM
  38. BON PLAN liked BMD's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Err, what. It was the technology demonstrator, just as surely as the NG is the Gripen E technology demonstrator. The D air frame is...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:15 PM
  39. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    just one word : M E T E O R and another : T A L I O S and some radar and Spectra impovements.

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:14 PM
  40. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Maybe, or maybe not. You just forgot Rafale is stealthier than EF. just see the beautiful and perfect 90° angles all around.

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:12 PM
  41. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    At what maturity level? Air to Air only as a Rafale F1 ?

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:10 PM
  42. BON PLAN liked LonewolfSandeep's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Why the F-16 deal isn’t a game changer If realized, the F-16 deal will bring some jobs but nothing more—no market, no cutting-edge...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 6:17 PM
  43. BON PLAN liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Pax Aquitania - Je vous invite à visionner ce document... https://www.facebook.com/PaxAquitania/videos/1469638933079392/ Normal...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 6:15 PM
  44. BON PLAN liked BMD's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    The NG was basically like the EAP (first flew 1986), a prototype, the E is the actual plane itself, which is basically like when the...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 6:11 PM
  45. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    use what means Pic " - Typhoon and Gripen time is 2 X normal time - Rafale time is 0.9 X normal time " about Meteor : It was...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 6:07 PM
  46. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    You desesperatly hate what's coming from Rafale international GIE ! I don't know what's your age, but you must know that, in radar...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 5:59 PM
  47. BON PLAN liked sunstersun's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    2023 fastest it's IOC

    Jun 23, 2017 at 12:06 PM
  48. BON PLAN liked BMD's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    It's more like F-18C/D to F-18E/F, which is a brand new plane. Different weight, different length, different wing span, different...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 12:05 PM
  49. BON PLAN replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    new engine, longer frame, new internal arrangement, new radar.... It's near a new plane.

    Jun 23, 2017 at 12:04 PM