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  1. MilSpec liked Hellfire's post in the thread Is a major terror attack/escalation from Pakistan imminent?.

    Any war/conflict, is fought on the basis of the diplomatic manoeuvring space/military flexibility as afforded. Does the present...

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  2. MilSpec replied to the thread India’s First BVR Missile Astra on Verge of Commercial Production.

    There is Indian and then there is Drdo "Indian". ;)

    Sep 18, 2017 at 1:20 PM
  3. MilSpec replied to the thread India’s First BVR Missile Astra on Verge of Commercial Production.

    @Agent_47 @Sancho offtopic. during a casual lunch with an acquaintance quite a few years ago, he had quipped that he would pick the...

    Sep 17, 2017
  4. MilSpec replied to the thread Nirmala Sitharaman is the new Defense Minister of India.

    I am guessing you are not married. Cool DP though.

    Sep 4, 2017
  5. MilSpec liked Gessler's post in the thread Arihant Class SSBN - India's Domestic Nuclear Submarine.

    According to @PARIKRAMA , the IN's SSBN plans are as follows: 1 x Arihant (4 silos - 4 K-4 SLBMs with unitary warheads) 2 x...

    Sep 4, 2017
  6. MilSpec replied to the thread Nirmala Sitharaman is the new Defense Minister of India.

    I am not so sure about the choice, Piyush Goyal was a probably the best choice for this. Anyways I hope she does well...

    Sep 4, 2017
  7. MilSpec replied to the thread A Tribute to HAL HF-24 Marut.

    It should, but did it do that? In Gate 1/ Phase 1> The concept of the product based on the requirements of the customer is established....

    Aug 22, 2017
  8. MilSpec replied to the thread A Tribute to HAL HF-24 Marut.

    Well, that member is me dear. First hand experience of what ADA thinks of itself, and has no clue about at production design. DFMEA,...

    Aug 21, 2017
  9. MilSpec liked randomradio's post in the thread AMCA: Updates and Discussions.

    The engine is the same only for the TDs. The jet will have new engines.

    Aug 21, 2017
  10. MilSpec liked lca-fan's post in the thread We're not your colony, Botswana tells China as Dalai Lama cancels visit.

    Ever since India Pulled China's Pants off and made them Full Monty in front of the world everyone has started to ignore this Lizard and...

    Aug 21, 2017
  11. MilSpec replied to the thread AMCA: Updates and Discussions.

    LOL, you know where I will go with this. Same Engine, same volumetric air delivery, same blah blah ... If anything let one fly first,...

    Aug 21, 2017
  12. MilSpec replied to the thread A Tribute to HAL HF-24 Marut.

    What now?

    Aug 21, 2017
  13. MilSpec replied to the thread AMCA: Updates and Discussions.

    With my rationale would have guessed similar to that of F/A18 E/F Super Hornet. Same Engine :hula

    Aug 21, 2017
  14. MilSpec replied to the thread U.S. hints at selling upto 90-100 state-of-the-art Predator Avenger Drones to India.

    If the drones are not armed, its pointless to buy 90 of these.

    Aug 19, 2017
  15. MilSpec replied to the thread A Tribute to HAL HF-24 Marut.

    Marut was in no way a failed design. It was killed politically by MoD. I personally knew the Chief Engineer, who had built the design...

    Aug 19, 2017
  16. MilSpec liked zebra7's post in the thread A Tribute to HAL HF-24 Marut.

    Politically Killed otherwise we would have been discussing Marut Darrin 3 Upgradation.

    Aug 19, 2017
  17. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Small Arms Thread.

    Could have been if Parrikar was still around. He probably did more than what MoD has done in last decade. OFB lobby too has a...

    Aug 19, 2017
  18. MilSpec replied to the thread IAF Jaguar DARIN-III Flies With New AESA Radar.

    Jags need new engines. I was hopeful with a kaveri variant, but atleast it should get the honeywell powerplant.

    Aug 17, 2017
  19. MilSpec replied to the thread Which fighter would be better for IAF?.

    Costs?

    Aug 17, 2017
  20. MilSpec liked Gessler's post in 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 17, 2017
  21. MilSpec replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    You know I am big proponent of Indian aviation industry, but I have to agree with @Sancho . There is no aerospace industry, or close to...

    Aug 8, 2017
  22. MilSpec replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    If LCA in it's 1P configuration had a full squadron in 2010. It could have been called a success. Last of what I have heard from a few...

    Aug 8, 2017
  23. MilSpec replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    It could be a reboot of plain jane MCA as a proposal, which would be disastrous. Puppetmasters should focus on AMCA, run a limited...

    Aug 8, 2017
  24. MilSpec replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    not happening.

    Aug 8, 2017
  25. MilSpec attached a file to the thread Indian Small Arms Thread.

    I think you mean the Sten. Which by the way is an extremely efficient design. I have few issues with the JVPC/MSMC Design (and Weight)...

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  26. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Small Arms Thread.

    5.56x30 is just idiotic. That's why

    Aug 4, 2017
  27. MilSpec liked MUC-Spotter's post in the thread MUC-Spotters Aviation Video Thread.

    Airbus A400M Atlas flying Display RIAT 2017 [MEDIA]

    Jul 31, 2017
  28. MilSpec replied to the thread Will India develop its own light tank to counter China Xingingtan for High altitude warfare? Options.

    Just wondering how do t90s compare to light tanks when it comes to cross country mobility? Also this light tank req primarily there for...

    Jul 30, 2017
  29. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Tender For Next Gen Subs (Project-75I).

    but not the same political implications. A political fallout can effect a system, case and point US-F16's and Pakistan. vs...

    Jul 24, 2017
  30. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Tender For Next Gen Subs (Project-75I).

    system vs subsystems

    Jul 24, 2017
  31. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Army Artillery.

    Use of 155mm ERFB boat tail ammo is new info to me.

    Jul 23, 2017
  32. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Tender For Next Gen Subs (Project-75I).

    I am not sure if Germans are a reliable supplier because of their holier than thou political rhetoric. I would much rather stick to with...

    Jul 23, 2017
  33. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Army Artillery.

    This is good info for us. There are some good indicators if you read between the lines.

    Jul 23, 2017
  34. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Army Artillery.

    @vstol jockey does this mean India has no 160mm Mortars?

    Jul 23, 2017
  35. MilSpec liked Agent_47's post in the thread Indian Army Artillery.

    [IMG] Too much information ! @MilSpec @PARIKRAMA @Abingdonboy @Gessler @vstol jockey @Hellfire

    Jul 23, 2017
  36. MilSpec replied to the thread IAF in a Crisis.

    I Love the Mig29 Platform, but NO takers for Mig35 including me. Also Fulcrums are not as low cost as the sticker price seems, R27ER,...

    Jul 19, 2017
  37. MilSpec replied to the thread Nexus in Lutyens: Meet the Forces that Conspire Against India.

    even that mann ki baat thing on radio is hitting home, i hear.

    Jul 18, 2017
  38. MilSpec replied to the thread Nexus in Lutyens: Meet the Forces that Conspire Against India.

    hell yeah, that is one of the main grievance that Modi has bypassed the Media and have gotten direct reach to the people.

    Jul 18, 2017
  39. MilSpec liked randomradio's post in the thread Nexus in Lutyens: Meet the Forces that Conspire Against India.

    It's a good thing the govt only announces stuff through press conferences. That's how it should be. Less power to the presstitutes,...

    Jul 18, 2017
  40. MilSpec replied to the thread Nexus in Lutyens: Meet the Forces that Conspire Against India.

    That depends on the state school board. I went to school in Maharashtra, Plenty of good quality books for the curriculum as well as a...

    Jul 18, 2017
  41. MilSpec replied to the thread Nexus in Lutyens: Meet the Forces that Conspire Against India.

    This article has a bit of paranoid Arnab type lutyens rant. Every segment of the society when displays its outrage does it for their...

    Jul 18, 2017
  42. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    And I reiterate, that I am skeptical that in the given area of the airframe with the engine bay requirements it can optimize the design...

    Jul 15, 2017
  43. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    40% of 3900 roughly 1500km, . The Point being, manufacturers are free to publish the combat range the way they chose to. There is no...

    Jul 15, 2017
  44. MilSpec attached a file to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Not necessarily, there is no such standard. F16 is an example. None of these numbers adhere to your equation. [ATTACH]...

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  45. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    And why is that? Engine? ;) the whole pt of Migs is because of the same damn engine.

    Jul 15, 2017
  46. MilSpec replied to the thread Indian Army General News.

    Its a hint of Spine being shown by India for the first time. It's an interesting time.

    Jul 15, 2017
  47. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    As I have articulated multiple times. I am highly skeptical that j31 can accommodate the amount of fuel in its dimension with all the...

    Jul 15, 2017
  48. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Not all mfgs use the same standard, the range is also dependent on flight ceiling.

    Jul 15, 2017
  49. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    reference? or is it your estimate.?

    Jul 15, 2017
  50. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Barometric pressure difference (density) causes the change in rate of volumetric air delivery for engines operating at higher altitude....

    Jul 15, 2017