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  1. Gessler liked BON PLAN's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Why under the table ? All on the table my dear. France is never afraid to defy USA (and GB). just a small real history : During...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 9:06 PM
  2. Gessler liked GuardianRED's post in the thread Aero India 2017.

    Some interesting (maybe already posted)[ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  3. Gessler replied to the thread Seven Countries Mull Buying Russian Su-30MKI With BrahMos Cruise Missiles.

    Why should we care bro? If they're willing to pay...let's sell. Sales should be restricted only to those countries that have strict...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 3:09 PM
  4. Gessler replied to the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    On twitter, Saurav Jha is probably the best & most reliable...at least he's not a foreign stooge/sellout. However he is very...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 3:06 PM
  5. Gessler replied to the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    Rear Admiral S. Ahuja, Asst. Controller (Carrier Project) flew in both the Rafale B and Gripen D at AI-17. Thanks to Livefist for images...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 3:02 PM
  6. Gessler replied to the thread India's Solar Mission - 100GW by 2022.

    Unlikely all of them could be implemented, but it they do...that's almost 20GW solar power right there.

    Feb 21, 2017 at 1:58 PM
  7. Gessler liked BON PLAN's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    The fact is that between a SSBN use and a carrier use (specially with steam catapults) there is a huge hole ! - A SSBN use its reactor...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 1:55 PM
  8. Gessler liked Nilgiri's post in the thread ISRO News & Discussions.

    More Nostalgia: http://www.spansen.com/2017/02/when-indian-rocket-shot-up-from.html When An Indian Rocket Shot Up Into The Norwegian...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 10:47 AM
  9. Gessler replied to the thread Aero India 2017.

    What's that supposed to mean?

    Feb 21, 2017 at 10:46 AM
  10. Gessler replied to the thread Save INS Viraat.

    Personally, I don't see anything wrong with AP Govt's proposal that Union govt. pay half the amount needed to convert it to a museum....

    Feb 21, 2017 at 10:43 AM
  11. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread Save INS Viraat.

    She's 60 years old now, a bit long in the tooth for supporting at-sea carrier-based training. Maintenance costs, evolving carrier...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 10:37 AM
  12. Gessler replied to the thread Aero India 2017.

    Yet more updates from TRISHUL - [IMG] This year’s expo showcased two new-generation weapon systems that are expected to enter service...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 7:46 AM
  13. Gessler liked ni8mare's post in the thread DRDO BEL BDL QRSAM.

    UPDATE [IMG]

    Feb 21, 2017 at 7:29 AM
  14. Gessler liked ni8mare's post in the thread DRDO BEL BDL QRSAM.

    MMMR: MUlTI-MODE MISSION RADAR (HAVE BOTH AIR AND SURFACE SURVEILLANCE) [ATTACH] INTERCEPTER MISSILE [ATTACH] CONFIGURATION AND...

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  15. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread United States Military News.

    The converted Boom-Crew. Each of the four Ohio SSGNs has had their Sherwood Forest altered to support conventional munitions or special...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 7:26 AM
  16. Gessler liked somedude's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Pretty sure France would rather a single island to have more space on the deck. Having two separate islands (one for ship control and...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 10:03 PM
  17. Gessler liked Indx TechStyle's post in the thread ISRO News & Discussions.

    Story of the Week - Indian Space Research Organization The Unique Triumph of PSLV-C37 Watch PSLV-C37 Lift-Off and Onboard...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 9:07 PM
  18. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    Eww... space cabbage XD ... Cabbage Patch: Fifth Crop Harvested Aboard Space Station [IMG] After spending nearly a month tending to...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 9:07 PM
  19. Gessler replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    The KMGT has potential but what about the power requirement? I've read that KMGT has a shaft power output of 12MW compared to LM2500...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 9:05 PM
  20. Gessler liked vstol jockey's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Yes and also no. IN has operated Vikrant CATOBAR carrier since 196os. This carrier will be modelled more on CDG of France based on...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:40 PM
  21. Gessler replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    @vstol jockey Do you think nuclear propulsion in India is mature enough for carrier? We sure have a working model on Arihant but we need...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:39 PM
  22. Gessler replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    ...another suggestion: Vidyut

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:26 PM
  23. Gessler liked randomradio's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    If they want a supercarrier, I really hope they go whole hog and build a proper supercarrier, not something that ends up in between,...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:25 PM
  24. Gessler liked vstol jockey's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    The requirement for IN is firm 150+ jets. It may rise to 200+ considering that Vikky and Mig-29Ks will retire by 2032.

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:24 PM
  25. Gessler liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    IAC1 follow on with small incremental tonnage is planned as i had said earlier but now @vstol jockey has got a confirmation as well.. So...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:24 PM
  26. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Aero India 2017.

    [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG]

    Feb 20, 2017 at 7:36 PM
  27. Gessler replied to the thread 155mm/52cal ATAGS Howitzer Successfully Tested.

    Maybe not a Pirelli-owned production facility, but probably CEAT making & distributing Pirelli tires in India. All Pirellis in India are...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 7:34 PM
  28. Gessler has a new avatar.

    Feb 20, 2017 at 7:18 PM
  29. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Expect some news within the next 12-14 months

    Feb 20, 2017 at 6:47 PM
  30. Gessler replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    @PARIKRAMA What's going on Parik? Anything moving on 2nd Vikrant?

    Feb 20, 2017 at 6:45 PM
  31. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Well at least 126 are assured (36 already ordered and 90 under MII are under talks). We can add 18 on top of this (follow on clause for...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 6:45 PM
  32. Gessler replied to the thread 155mm/52cal ATAGS Howitzer Successfully Tested.

    We sure can and I'm sure several Indian manufacturers like MRF, CEAT etc. were part of the tendering process. It's likely that Pirelli...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 6:30 PM
  33. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread United States Military News.

    [IMG] GULF OF THAILAND (Feb. 9, 2017) Damage Controlman 3rd Class Lindsey Harman, assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 10:03 AM
  34. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread United States Military News.

    I'm not sure if this is the right thread for pictures, but here you go. [IMG] U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS (Jan. 31, 2017) Crash...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 10:03 AM
  35. Gessler replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    [IMG]

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:46 AM
  36. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread US aircraft carrier group deployed for ‘routine patrols’ in S. China Sea.

    I'm sure we can expect another warning on "upsetting the balance of global harmony" or some other hypocritical zen bullshit from the...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:45 AM
  37. Gessler replied to the thread Aero India 2017.

    More from TRISHUL - SATCOM panels atop the CABS-designed A330-220 AEW & CS. [IMG] Astra Microwave-built sub-structures for NG-ARM and...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:44 AM
  38. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Su-30MKI Multirole Fighter Aircraft and Super 30 Upgrade News, Discussions...

    Super Su-30 MKI cockpit mockup: [IMG]

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:29 AM
  39. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    What a complete fabrication, MK.2 will first fly only in 2030? Production will be 2035??? Is Shiv Aroor out of his mind? The first set...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 8:25 AM
  40. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    Live stream of SpaceX/Dragon CRS-10 Launch. [MEDIA] Watching the rocket land in real-time is just amazing!! :USA:

    Feb 19, 2017 at 8:37 PM
  41. Gessler liked Agent_47's post in the thread Attack Helicopters of IAF - Light Combat Helicopter (LCH), AH-64D Apache : Updates & Discussions.

    [MEDIA] 163+ LCH :biggthumpup: :dance3: 187+ LUH 54 ALH (new orders) IMRH preliminary work to complete in next 18 months - 12 ton class...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 1:00 PM
  42. Gessler liked Indx TechStyle's post in the thread ISRO News & Discussions.

    Feb 18, 2017 ISRO Successfully Tests its Cryogenic Stage (C25) for GSLV MkIII for the Flight Duration [IMG][IMG] [IMG][IMG]

    Feb 19, 2017 at 7:27 AM
  43. Gessler liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread Welcome Ankit Kumar as new TTA.

    Welcome @Ankit Kumar 001 as our new TTA. He had been a deserving candidate and was put under observation for some time.. We hope to...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 6:25 AM
  44. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    On the military front: Atlas V lifts Crucial Missile Warning Satellite to Orbit in Successful Year-Opening Launch...

    Feb 18, 2017 at 10:33 PM
  45. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    Ah yes, good point. SpaceX is the most prolific followed by Blue Origins, but they aren't the only players in the game either. ......

    Feb 18, 2017 at 10:26 PM
  46. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    [IMG] In a lab at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, engineers simulated conditions that astronauts in space suits would...

    Feb 18, 2017 at 10:04 PM
  47. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    NASA’s Exo-Brake 'Parachute' to Enable Safe Return for Small Spacecraft [IMG] NASA’s “Exo-Brake” will demonstrate a critical...

    Feb 18, 2017 at 10:04 PM
  48. Gessler replied to the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    Do not worry. The people on this forum are all in for space stuff - but more so for Indian space stuff! I'm sure interest in space...

    Feb 18, 2017 at 10:04 PM
  49. Gessler replied to the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR) Program [IMG] The Indian space agency and US Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory are jointly...

    Feb 18, 2017 at 10:00 PM
  50. Gessler liked SvenSvensonov's post in the thread US Space Program - A Thread.

    NASA’s TDRS-M Space Communications Satellite Begins Final Testing The Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS) project has begun final...

    Feb 18, 2017 at 9:53 PM