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  1. 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 at 11:51 AM
  2. 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 at 11:00 AM
  3. 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 at 9:26 AM
  4. 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 at 9:25 AM
  5. 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 at 9:24 AM
  6. 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 at 9:17 AM
  7. 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 at 10:13 PM
  8. 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 at 11:11 AM
  9. 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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  10. 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 at 9:40 AM
  11. 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 at 9:33 AM
  12. 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 at 9:30 AM
  13. 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 at 9:22 AM
  14. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    reference? or is it your estimate.?

    Jul 15, 2017 at 9:20 AM
  15. 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 at 4:08 AM
  16. MilSpec attached a file to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    You might be confusing Mig29K with Mig29KUB [ATTACH] 850 for KUB , 1000 for 29K The spec is from RAC's website. (Russian Source not...

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  17. MilSpec liked Vergennes's post in the thread Western Media Bias Against India.

    Please,you should be aware that the opinions of a few do not represent the majority of the people. If a leader,or the press writes...

    Jul 15, 2017 at 3:29 AM
  18. MilSpec liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Western Media Bias Against India.

    To be fair, I think France stands a far better chance than the UK at maintaining its heritage and national integrity given the nature of...

    Jul 15, 2017 at 3:28 AM
  19. MilSpec liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Western Media Bias Against India.

    I'm quite happy in the South thank you. The muslim community is already able to influence law enforcement and policy at just 4% of the...

    Jul 15, 2017 at 3:28 AM
  20. MilSpec liked Vergennes's post in the thread Western Media Bias Against India.

    Oh I am sure France would have never allowed such people to protest in front of the British embassy in Paris. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

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  21. MilSpec liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Western Media Bias Against India.

    I honestly don't know the answer to this, would the French allow this on their streets: [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG]...

    Jul 15, 2017 at 3:24 AM
  22. MilSpec liked GSLV Mk III's post in the thread Western Media Bias Against India.

    Yawn...nice try. Terrorist following the bus on motorcycles & firing at the passengers might be another instance of 'crossfire'.

    Jul 15, 2017 at 3:21 AM
  23. MilSpec liked GSLV Mk III's post in the thread Western Media Bias Against India.

    You know I had said this in the Manchester attack thread... [ATTACH] To which @BMD replied... Does the vast majority of Brits...

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

    I am guessing you are trying to articulate Mig29 had better aerodynamics than Mig35, I am not sure what to comment on that. Aerodynamics...

    Jul 15, 2017 at 3:07 AM
  25. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Well you did prove me wrong, I did admit that my assumption was flawed from 50% increase from Mi29M. i.e. If you could comprehend what I...

    Jul 15, 2017 at 2:53 AM
  26. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Good for you then. :tup:

    Jul 15, 2017 at 2:50 AM
  27. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Look up what lift is to begin with, a 747 has even better lift characteristics than that of f22. Drag is the impediment for stealth...

    Jul 15, 2017 at 2:49 AM
  28. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    3.5x1.5 = 5.25 tons, not 5 tons , not 4.5 tons. Which puts increment from Mig29A is 1.75 Tons. And compared tot th Mig29SMT, that would...

    Jul 14, 2017
  29. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Thats just your assumption. Stealth/ low observability, design characteristics do not translate into better aerodynamics. Especially...

    Jul 14, 2017
  30. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    How?

    Jul 14, 2017
  31. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    3.5x 1.5= ? pretty sure it's not 4.5... What is the fuel tank config for a J31? If J31 and Mig35 has similar ranges, would they need...

    Jul 13, 2017
  32. MilSpec attached a file to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Cant get more russian than Rosoboron [ATTACH] http://roe.ru/eng/catalog/aerospace-systems/mig-35/ Next : "The MiG-35, an export...

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  33. MilSpec attached a file to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Mig35 has a dry of 11T (not 14.5T ), and loaded Weight of 17.5T. [ATTACH] Russians publish range estimates on clean config compared to...

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

    why are you cherry picking just the weight from my post. Not in a single post have I said that. Please read my contention in it's entirety.

    Jul 12, 2017
  35. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Well then the j31 fares worse at full load, as it carries 6tons on munition externally. Now you have Steath + External Drag. I presume...

    Jul 12, 2017
  36. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    They would be close if F16's flew with twin snecma, needed the same CFM, had the exact same SFC, and had the same cabin config, and had...

    Jul 12, 2017
  37. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Well between Mig35 and J31, there is quiet a bit of commonality, due to its configuration, weight, power-plant. Both are single seat,...

    Jul 12, 2017
  38. MilSpec liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    What do you mean, "the true origins" of the LCA? It is designed, built, tested and certified in India. The Pakistanis can only dream...

    Jul 11, 2017
  39. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    which independent sources?

    Jul 11, 2017
  40. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Also who in their right mind would stick an Al31F on their premier Stealth fighter when they have a superior WS10? Also each and every...

    Jul 11, 2017
  41. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Wait , you really believe chinese bullcrap about exhaust nozzle shroud differentiating al31 vs WS10.

    Jul 11, 2017
  42. MilSpec liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Update: Today's Meeting remained inconclusive MOD still requested for a representative from IAF for further discussion with LM over...

    Jul 11, 2017
  43. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    let them run a full config low bypass which can survive for 20 hrs, :)

    Jul 11, 2017
  44. MilSpec replied to the thread Will India develop its own light tank to counter China Xingingtan for High altitude warfare? Options.

    Capex always is use it /or lose it.

    Jul 11, 2017
  45. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    rd33 - 90-110kn? dont buy into pac/cac bs

    Jul 10, 2017
  46. MilSpec liked BMD's post in the thread British SAS Sniper kills ISIS Executioner.

    http://nypost.com/2016/09/11/sniper-takes-out-isis-executioner-from-a-mile-away/

    Jul 10, 2017
  47. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    interesting. Last time on declared hostilities, within a fortnight it was the Largest unilateral surrender since WWII. I really don't...

    Jul 10, 2017
  48. MilSpec liked Hellfire's post in the thread India to invite heads of 10 Asean nations for Republic Day celebrations.

    Last we should invite the Chinese too ... an assembly of friends - decide whether they want to be a part or apart! :D

    Jul 10, 2017
  49. MilSpec liked Abingdonboy's post in the thread Indian Army General News.

    TATA LSV ("Merlin") unveiled: [IMG] @Ankit Kumar 001 @Gessler @PARIKRAMA @Agent_47 @MilSpec @randomradio @Sancho @GuardianRED @nair...

    Jul 10, 2017
  50. MilSpec replied to the thread Pakistan Announces 5th-gen Fighter and Male UAV Programs.

    Mig35: Length - 17.3m Height - 4.73m Wing Span - 12m And unlike rafales or EFT, uses the same exact engine. Given that both Mig35...

    Jul 10, 2017