Dismiss Notice
Welcome to IDF- Indian Defence Forum , register for free to join this friendly community of defence enthusiastic from around the world. Make your opinion heard and appreciated.

halloweene's Recent Activity

  1. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Good news for MII : the more Rafale Dassault need to build in France for Egypt/Qatar/UAE (maybe), the more any order from India would...

    Dec 12, 2017
  2. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    look at those sancho (and others interested in active cacellation)...

    Nov 28, 2017
  3. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    The idea (ask to Typhoon pilot, seeing Rafale but unable to lock during a lion exercise) is to break the kill chain, not to be "fully"...

    Nov 25, 2017
  4. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Sincerely, there IS (was confirmed to me in "off" by a DA high executive, vice pres. level)

    Nov 25, 2017
  5. halloweene liked Gessler's post in the thread Boeing P-8I Neptune / Dorniers - Maritime Recce & ASW Aircrafts : News & Discussions.

    P-8Is, Tu-142MK-Es (and an IAF C-17A) at Arakkonam (from imagery taken earlier this year): [img] [img] [img] [img] You don't get to...

    Nov 24, 2017
  6. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    january or april 2019 btw.

    Nov 15, 2017
  7. halloweene replied to the thread French Gendarmerie VXB-170.

    But here is the replacement for army. Griffon. With CTA 40, 40mm encased ammunitions gun. [IMG]

    Nov 15, 2017
  8. halloweene replied to the thread French Gendarmerie VXB-170.

    Using this nowadays... (Bastion) [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] But sexiest is this concept (CRAB) [IMG] [IMG]

    Nov 15, 2017
  9. halloweene liked randomradio's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Nah, even the USAF has crashed more F-16s than F-15s for every flight hour.

    Nov 14, 2017
  10. halloweene replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Completely biased view. eg. ... 2nd a mishap on a twin engine class A costs 1M$... Not a crash. Oh and REAL numbers are, depending on...

    Nov 14, 2017
  11. halloweene liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread General News, Questions And Discussions : Indian Navy.

    @Picdelamirand-oil @halloweene

    Nov 12, 2017
  12. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Not directly related, but still... Somehow related. Next LPM (2019 military programmation law, to be issued in 2018) will include...

    Nov 9, 2017
  13. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    "Impossible n'est pas français" (Napoléon) "Pour l'impossible prévoir un délai de 48h" (french humourist) "A l'impossible nul n'est...

    Nov 8, 2017
  14. halloweene replied to the thread First India-made Dassault Falcon will fly in 2022: Reliance.

    Agree on that. Second point (i was told so, i have no experience of dealing with indians) is human resource management. A friend...

    Nov 6, 2017
  15. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Which may happen in the end. Do you realize the breach made in LM/US strategy if a NATO member was to buy anything BUT F-35???...

    Nov 3, 2017
  16. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Not that much. There is a new standard next year, with ne Delivery in 2019 to Brazil in 2019? Possible. But IOC is scheduled for 2021,...

    Nov 2, 2017
  17. halloweene liked Gessler's post in the thread Su-30MKI Multirole Fighter Aircraft and Super 30 Upgrade News, Discussions...

    In case this wasn't already posted - Super rare image of IAF Su-30MKI refueling from Armee de L'Air KC-135 Stratotanker, from exercise...

    Oct 30, 2017
  18. halloweene replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Future MICA NG sensor will feature "breakthrough" technology https://thales.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=fr-FR&job=1706694

    Oct 25, 2017
  19. halloweene replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    It is very difficult to set up 50% offsets for only 36 planes. Let's see what happens later...

    Oct 24, 2017
  20. halloweene replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    NO!!! The Radar of Gripen E/F will be contractually selex and GaAs. Skyward is not a replica of PIRATE. And do not have SWIR, an...

    Oct 20, 2017
  21. halloweene replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Oh i've seen omewhere tht considering its huge tanks, Su30 did not need external tanks to get the same range as rafale for penetration...

    Oct 20, 2017
  22. halloweene replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Untrue (physics) when oriented westwards, radar do not see eastwards. GaN : untrue. radar is Ga As MCT is much more versatile than...

    Oct 20, 2017
  23. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Parikrama, you can publish the mail i sent to Macron early june (if you wish). No more discretion needed is there?

    Oct 17, 2017
  24. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Well... AFAIK Talès radar is offered to India, not sold...

    Oct 16, 2017
  25. halloweene 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...

    IMG-20171016-WA0029.jpg Oct 16, 2017
  26. halloweene replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    More specifically, Falcon 2000 is well suited in terms of price, size and range for an emerging business jets market in India.

    Oct 11, 2017
  27. halloweene replied to the thread The Flying White Elephant.

    NAO report here...

    Oct 11, 2017
  28. halloweene replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    I mean GaN fighter sized radar.

    Sep 30, 2017
  29. halloweene replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    So, newly designed deserve GaN module i agree. However, ifone can reach its operational requirements for cheap, why bother and not wait...

    Sep 29, 2017