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

    [IMG] @Gessler @Vergennes @MilSpec @Agent_47 @Darth Marr

    Aug 17, 2017 at 1:36 AM
  2. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    Tejas fighter finally achieves production target Since December 2013, when the indigenous Tejas fighter was operationally cleared to...

    Aug 17, 2017 at 12:59 AM
  3. Gessler liked GuardianRED's post in the thread P-15A Kolkata-class DDG : News & Discussions.

    oops my bad... will do in future!

    Aug 16, 2017 at 7:23 PM
  4. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Army General News.

    Review: Ashok Leyland Super Stallion FAT 6x6 [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] Have I reached the wrong place? No. Unless you were...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 7:23 PM
  5. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread P-15A Kolkata-class DDG : News & Discussions.

    Whoa, that's one of the most spacious destroyers I have seen, in the rear there is room for at least 2-3 times the number of BARAK-8 VLS

    Aug 16, 2017 at 6:57 PM
  6. Gessler replied to the thread P-15A Kolkata-class DDG : News & Discussions.

    You must tag everyone when you get pictures like these!! @randomradio @Abingdonboy @PARIKRAMA @vstol jockey @Agent_47 @Hellfire...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 6:51 PM
  7. Gessler liked GuardianRED's post in the thread P-15A Kolkata-class DDG : News & Discussions.

    [ATTACH] Lots of Space!!!

    IMG_20170816_135518.jpg Aug 16, 2017 at 6:46 PM
  8. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Special Forces.

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

    Aug 16, 2017 at 6:39 PM
  9. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Special Forces.

    She is from Delhi Police. Yes I noticed that also, the first time I have seen the SPG use it inside Delhi/NCR- until now they have only...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 6:38 PM
  10. Gessler liked Agent_47's post in the thread Indian Special Forces.

    [IMG] Modi ditches BMW, opts for a Range Rover

    Aug 16, 2017 at 6:06 PM
  11. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Special Forces.

    Why the old model? Hope they adopt the new version soon enough. Also, I don't see why they don't ask Tata to have JLR develop a...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 6:06 PM
  12. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Special Forces.

    Great find!! So there's now two confirmed users of SCAR in India: SFF and SPG CAT. Also, it appears to be a SCAR-H variant (7.62...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 6:01 PM
  13. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Special Forces.

    SPG overwatch: [IMG]

    Aug 16, 2017 at 5:53 PM
  14. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Special Forces.

    [IMG] SPG (Counter Assualt Team) with the FN SCAR @Gessler @Agent_47 @PARIKRAMA @Vergennes @Hellfire @Grevion @GuardianRED @ni8mare...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 5:53 PM
  15. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread WION special: Inside a Rashtriya Rifles battalion battalion.

    [MEDIA] @PARIKRAMA @Ankit Kumar 001 @Sancho @nair @Agent_47 @Gessler @Sathya @randomradio @Grevion @Blackjay @bharathp @MilSpec...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 10:36 AM
  16. Gessler replied to the thread TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:.

    I think any 'co-development' will basically be GTRE & SAFRAN jointly working on modifying Kaveri components for the new core.

    Aug 15, 2017 at 11:28 PM
  17. Gessler replied to the thread TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:.

    All these people wondering if it's news! I think the thread title itself is self-explanatory. "LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality....

    Aug 15, 2017 at 11:25 PM
  18. Gessler liked Hellfire's post in the thread TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:.

    Waiting for a version that can be deployed on front lines before I dig my grave and sleep inside it.... since I was a kid .....!

    Aug 15, 2017 at 11:21 PM
  19. Gessler liked Sancho's post in the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    2 x 6 was the plan, for the 2 special ops squads. We added another 1 to replace the one that crashed and with another aircraft damaged...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 11:18 PM
  20. Gessler liked anant_s's post in the thread Demonetisation Credited As India's Direct Tax Collections Rise 19.1%.

    A lot of experts have commented that Demonetization was failure but it has brought more people in tax bracket and that shall remain...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 8:46 PM
  21. Gessler liked Som Thomas's post in the thread Demonetisation Credited As India's Direct Tax Collections Rise 19.1%.

    Demonetisation Credited As India's Direct Tax Collections Rise 19.1% Aug 10, 2017 @ 03:30 AM There really are some things which need to...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 8:45 PM
  22. Gessler replied to the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    We ordered 12 so far, the final numbers could reach 18-20. Unless IAF decides on C-130 variants to replace the An-32s. In which case...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 7:46 PM
  23. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    Both have their EO pods and IFR probes fitted, I know you have an obsession with that ;)

    Aug 15, 2017 at 7:44 PM
  24. Gessler liked sunstersun's post in the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    C-17 proving to be worth every penny.

    Aug 15, 2017 at 6:59 PM
  25. Gessler replied to the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    Two more C-130J-30s (KC-3809 and KC-3811) spotted during a stopover in Lisbon, on their way to India - [IMG] [IMG]

    Aug 15, 2017 at 6:58 PM
  26. Gessler liked Picdelamirand-oil's post in the thread TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:.

    Supercruise already existed before the American made it a quality per se, I'm sure a Mirage 2000 can supercruise. Simply it was not used...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 5:21 PM
  27. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:.

    Yes, for all of its faults, the LCA is "their baby" and hence they can "play" with it and use it as a test bed for various ancillary...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 4:26 PM
  28. Gessler replied to the thread TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:.

    From the comments...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 4:26 PM
  29. Gessler liked vstol jockey's post in the thread TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:.

    I have not be able to very clearly make out how Kaveri does that except for the variable inlet guide vane which seem to change the...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 4:21 PM
  30. Gessler liked Picdelamirand-oil's post in the thread TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:.

    [IMG] This is the Kaveri as it is now with a max thrust with after burner of 81 kN instead of 98 kN for the Kaveri Safranised. But what...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 4:20 PM
  31. Gessler liked Anish's post in the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    [MEDIA] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG]

    Aug 15, 2017 at 4:18 PM
  32. Gessler posted a new thread.

    TRISHUL: LCA-AF Mk.2 Can Still Become A Reality. Here's How:

    [IMG] A revised roadmap dealing with the propulsion system for both the Tejas Mk.1A and the LCA-AF Mk.2 multi-role combat aircraft...

    Forum: Indian Air Force

    Aug 15, 2017 at 2:56 PM
  33. Gessler liked Picdelamirand-oil's post in the thread F-35 Lightning II : News & Discussions.

    [MEDIA]

    Aug 15, 2017 at 2:07 PM
  34. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Shivalik Class Frigates (Project 17/17A).

    Confirmation of P-17A production schedule: [IMG] (sourced from the tender for double skin doors for the P-17A project- this is as good...

    Aug 15, 2017 at 3:00 AM
  35. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Shivalik Class Frigates (Project 17/17A).

    I hope the IN orders more P-17As around 2020 so that there is uninterupted delivery post 2025. These monsters will be able to take on...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 11:42 PM
  36. Gessler replied to the thread Happy Independence Day - 2017.

    Happy 71st Independence Day, people! @PARIKRAMA Can't say I'm a fan of the background! :tongue:

    Aug 14, 2017 at 11:41 PM
  37. Gessler liked Hellfire's post in the thread Happy Independence Day - 2017.

    Wishing everyone a Very Happy Independence Day 2017. Long live the republic! Somewhere in North Kashmir the Tricolour in strong winds...

    Screen Shot 2017-08-14 at 8.07.30 PM.png Aug 14, 2017 at 11:34 PM
  38. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread General News, Questions And Discussions : Indian Navy.

    Does anyone have any ideas about the relative strengths and weakesses of the P-17A vs the P-15B? On paper they are almost identical and...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 11:33 PM
  39. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Navy Floats New Anti-Ship Missile Contest.

    Well there is the new Kh-35UE. You're right we can't rule it out just yet. The bigger BrahMos does have an inclined launcher option...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 6:33 PM
  40. Gessler replied to the thread Indian Nuclear Attack Submarines (SSN) - Updates & Discussions.

    He said it might externally resemble the Alfa/Lira. i.e. the hull could LOOK similar. The internal technology would anyway be some 2...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 6:15 PM
  41. Gessler liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Special Forces.

    [IMG] SPG conduct an emergency extraction drill at Red Fort ahead of the PM's I-Day speech (note the kevlar ballistic shield being...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:40 PM
  42. Gessler liked Vergennes's post in the thread Anti-EU Sentiment Thread.

    Several NGOs including doctors without borders (who has the biggest rescue ship) have halted their rescue operations of migrants...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:38 PM
  43. Gessler liked Hjörþrimul's post in the thread Indian Nuclear Attack Submarines (SSN) - Updates & Discussions.

    Hypothetically who's making the claim? That it'd be happening is probably a fine belief to have, but is it believable that someone...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:36 PM
  44. Gessler liked Agent_47's post in the thread Indian Nuclear Attack Submarines (SSN) - Updates & Discussions.

    http://nationalinterest.org/blog/the-buzz/russias-next-two-submarine-projects-feature-some-very-exotic-15618 Only new design we know...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:33 PM
  45. Gessler liked ni8mare's post in the thread General News, Questions And Discussions : Indian Navy.

    [MEDIA]

    Aug 14, 2017 at 1:10 AM
  46. Gessler replied to the thread Anti-EU Sentiment Thread.

    Are you 100% sure that this is not some parody news article?

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:56 AM
  47. Gessler liked Darth Marr's post in the thread UN Chinese peace keepers run away as AIDS workers are raped..

    http://www.delhidefencereview.com/2017/08/13/did-indian-army-troops-save-chinese-troops-in-sudan/ So I came across THIS 2015 news...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 5:27 PM
  48. Gessler liked randomradio's post in the thread Indian Nuclear Attack Submarines (SSN) - Updates & Discussions.

    Impossible to believe anything anybody says about the SSBN and SSN programs.

    Aug 13, 2017 at 12:08 PM