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  1. Gessler replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    No one gives the IPRs unless you buy the IPR. Or unless you had a stake in development.

    Oct 17, 2017 at 11:13 AM
  2. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    But of course the threat is not from licensed gun owners. Having a licensed firearm means there are extensive records of everything and...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:34 AM
  3. Gessler liked randomradio's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    The French wouldn't have offered their AESA if it wasn't for the Rafale deal.

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:28 AM
  4. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Yes. [IMG] It all depends on the location and the situation. In areas with insurgency/recent occurrence of attacks there are armed...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 5:36 PM
  5. Gessler liked Vergennes's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    From what I saw regular Indian 'constables' aren't permanently armed on duty,however have weapons at police stations. They remain...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 5:19 PM
  6. Gessler replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    First Safranised Kaveri, now an AESA FCR developed for Tejas. Already the benefits of signing Rafale deal are clear to see. With US, we...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 5:11 PM
  7. Gessler liked BON PLAN's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    I understand the argument with a flat deck, not with a ramp, because there is no need of anything to help to rotate : it's the ramp that...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 5:03 PM
  8. Gessler liked randomradio's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Right, but F-35B's system allows near MTOW take off from 100m or so without ramp. I was referring to TVC aiding take off from 200m away...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 5:02 PM
  9. Gessler liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    [ATTACH] @Picdelamirand-oil @halloweene @BON PLAN @vstol jockey This is what I have always said when I said many tech will flow to LCA...

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  10. Gessler liked stephen cohen's post in the thread Coming soon: Ministry of Defence’s cyber, space, special operations divisions.

    According to sources, the proposals for the three new formations — Defence Cyber Agency, Defence Space Agency and a Special Operations...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 12:08 PM
  11. Gessler replied to the thread Boeing P-8I Neptune / Dorniers - Maritime Recce & ASW Aircrafts : News & Discussions.

    via LIVEFIST [IMG][IMG] (file pic)

    Oct 16, 2017 at 10:55 AM
  12. Gessler replied to the thread Project-28 ASW Corvette: Updates & Discussions.

    via LIVEFIST [IMG] [IMG] INS Kiltan at Vizag - all set for commissioning!

    Oct 16, 2017 at 10:52 AM
  13. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Small Arms Thread.

    Procured off the shelf. Kalashnikov Concern was planning to locally produce in India with a private company as partner (much like...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 10:04 AM
  14. Gessler liked ni8mare's post in the thread Future of The Indian Navy: News & Discussions.

    [MEDIA][MEDIA]

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:35 AM
  15. Gessler liked GuardianRED's post in the thread Future of The Indian Navy: News & Discussions.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Credit to @watercarengineer @Abingdonboy@randomradio @PARIKRAMA @vstol jockey @Agent_47 @Hellfire @Sancho @Levina...

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  16. Gessler liked GuardianRED's post in the thread National Security Guard (NSG): News, Discussions & Pictures.

    u do know that in addition to the NSG - each state has its own Counter terrorism Unit + A Very Large CAPF which Consist of both the CRPF...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:33 AM
  17. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread National Security Guard (NSG): News, Discussions & Pictures.

    NSG are an elite intervention force that rapidly responds to incidents anywhere in India, they aren't meant to be used on a routine...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:32 AM
  18. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread National Security Guard (NSG): News, Discussions & Pictures.

    Epic! Can't wait to see this standard across the entire the NSG.

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:32 AM
  19. Gessler liked ranadd's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Everything is fine. Everything is fine. Everything is fine.

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:31 AM
  20. Gessler liked mugundhan's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    after Mumbai attack not only raised NSG center, but also state SWAT teams but most underrated improvement is intelligence gathering...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:31 AM
  21. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Only because of the proxy war Pakistan is fighting in Kashmir, outside of that state and minor incidents in the North East of India...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:31 AM
  22. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Prove it. And again, you are only focusing on a very narrow aspect of counter-terrorism ie the aftermath/response to an attack the...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:31 AM
  23. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Actually, using @Zarvan logic, this is the exact standard that Pak police should be up to given the simply unprecented internal security...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:30 AM
  24. Gessler replied to the thread National Security Guard (NSG): News, Discussions & Pictures.

    Its AAC actually. Advanced Armaments Corp. If you go to the first post of this thread, you'll see some ideas I had for NSG upgrades....

    Oct 16, 2017 at 2:12 AM
  25. Gessler liked Vergennes's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Well due to the terror threat,European police forces have radically changed. [ATTACH] Or not.... [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  26. Gessler liked Picdelamirand-oil's post in the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    The Super Etendard is a smaller aircraft than the Mig 29 and has folding wings, yet by passing to the "all Rafale" on the Charle de...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 12:37 AM
  27. Gessler liked Agent_47's post in the thread Project-28 ASW Corvette: Updates & Discussions.

    INS Kiltan [IMG] [IMG]

    Oct 15, 2017 at 10:03 PM
  28. Gessler liked Zer0reZ's post in the thread Project-28 ASW Corvette: Updates & Discussions.

    The ‘100-Ton’ Difference In The Indian Navy’s New Submarine Hunter [IMG] At 9am on the coming Monday, India’s new defence minister...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 10:03 PM
  29. Gessler liked Vergennes's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    After recent attacks over here we learned that the first responders could actually play a decisive role in stopping an attack and that...

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  30. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    For sensitive locations like Railway Stations/Airports we have dedicated armed Paramilitary: [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] The purpose...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 6:54 PM
  31. Gessler liked vstol jockey's post in the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    India embarked on designing an aircraft on its own after Marut with a time gap of nearly 25 yrs. Most of the domain knowledge and...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 6:40 PM
  32. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    You have a very skewed understanding of this whole thing, dude. As it clearly says - these guys are First Responders. Meaning they...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 6:24 PM
  33. Gessler liked sangos's post in the thread Amaravati: A City Fast Shaping-up With Dedicated Regions.

    We need a lot of these, not just one.

    Oct 15, 2017 at 5:37 PM
  34. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    CISF's new toy: [IMG] True...and even these Army personnel are deployed right after terrorist incidents to reassure public of...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 5:29 PM
  35. Gessler liked Agent_47's post in the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    For railway we have Railway Police Force(RPF): [IMG] Airport We have Central Industrial Security Force (CISF): [IMG] For prevention...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 5:27 PM
  36. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Nuclear Attack Submarines (SSN) - Updates & Discussions.

    Yes, yes. We know :wink:

    Oct 15, 2017 at 3:21 PM
  37. Gessler liked Agent_47's post in the thread Indian Nuclear Attack Submarines (SSN) - Updates & Discussions.

    A bigger nuclear submarine is coming After INS Aridhaman, focus will be on more potent version. India’s second strategic nuclear...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 3:21 PM
  38. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Ofcourse where the paramilitary (under same Ministry as Police) is deployed, they have their own units: CRPF CoBRA (anti-Maoist ops):...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 3:19 PM
  39. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Telangana/Andhra Pradesh OCTOPUS: [IMG] Arunachal Pradesh STF: [IMG] [IMG] Assam IRB: [IMG] Delhi SWAT: [IMG] Gujarat Chetak: [IMG]...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 3:19 PM
  40. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Police Equipment since 2008 Mumbai Attack.

    Almost all states have raised dedicated QRT/SWAT teams since 2008. Some states have highly developed units, others not. Also, in India...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 2:52 PM
  41. Gessler replied to the thread National Security Guard (NSG): News, Discussions & Pictures.

    via Shatrujeet [IMG] [IMG] NSG commando wearing Quarter zip combat shirt also called 1/4 Zip ========= Staying cool and...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 1:13 PM
  42. Gessler replied to the thread National Security Guard (NSG): News, Discussions & Pictures.

    Now an FN F2000 has been seen with NSG: [IMG] According to INDRA, the NSG's armory also includes TAR-21, X-95, P90 and M4 as well....

    Oct 15, 2017 at 1:06 PM
  43. Gessler liked Scotlander's post in the thread Indian Elections :News and discussions.

    INC sweeping Gujrat: [MEDIA]

    Oct 15, 2017 at 11:14 AM
  44. Gessler posted a new thread.

    India, Russia to Take Part in Massive Tri-Service Military Drills

    In a strong political signal that India-Russia bilateral ties are as robust as ever, Russia will embark upon its first ever tri-services...

    Forum: International Relations

    Oct 15, 2017 at 9:33 AM
  45. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Small Arms Thread.

    In India the armed forces don't operate without any oversight or accountability and cannot simply procure whatever items they like under...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 9:03 AM
  46. Gessler liked Vergennes's post in the thread Royal Navy Could Lose Both HMS Albion & HMS Bulwark in Latest Defense Cuts.

    Speculations are running high as of now,but sources say that the army could lose an armoured infantry brigade and that the army's air...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 2:03 AM
  47. Gessler liked BMD's post in the thread Incredibly racist Chinese museum exhibit displays photos of Africans alongside animals.

    It's funny that people generally regard the Chinese as less racist than Western democracies simply because they can't understand what...

    Oct 14, 2017 at 5:01 PM
  48. Gessler replied to the thread Royal Navy Could Lose Both HMS Albion & HMS Bulwark in Latest Defense Cuts.

    What I don't get is why would a serving Rear Adm. (and the Commander of Maritime forces) resign over speculation? :blink: Either this IS...

    Oct 14, 2017 at 4:41 PM
  49. Gessler replied to the thread HAL Indian Multirole Helicopter (IMRH).

    Thought so. Helicopters like the S-70B/MH-60R simply do not have the carrying capacity of helos like H225M or the IMRH. Even Dhruv can...

    Oct 14, 2017 at 4:31 PM