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  1. Sancho liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Source Based News As said earlier 30th September is crucial and whole MOD is geared up towards this day. First 10 days of October is...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 8:21 PM
  2. Sancho replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    :biggthumpup: Dassault would deal with Reliance (the newbie in aeronautics) with the exact same clause, because the same applies to any...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 8:18 PM
  3. Sancho replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Please man, now you are reaching for straws, although you very well know, that the RFP is based on the DPP =>...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 8:12 PM
  4. Sancho liked somedude's post in the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    AFAIK they've used two A400M and one CASA 235. Additionally the Royal Canadian Air Force sent one C-17 to help French efforts.

    Sep 25, 2017 at 6:10 PM
  5. Sancho liked Zer0reZ's post in the thread Su-30MKI Multirole Fighter Aircraft and Super 30 Upgrade News, Discussions...

    Sri Lanka Looking to Buy 6 Ex-Indian Air Force Su-30K Aircraft: Local Media Sir Lanka’s local media has reported that Colombo is...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 6:10 PM
  6. Sancho replied to the thread Attack Helicopters of IAF - Light Combat Helicopter (LCH), AH-64D Apache : Updates & Discussions.

    Rudra is an armed version of the basic Dhruv, not a fully fledged combat helicopter, that was designed for that role. That's why LCH was...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 6:09 PM
  7. Sancho liked Gessler's post in the thread Future of Indian Navy : A complete compilation.

    India’s Next Generation Destroyers (NGD) Project waits for Government Clearance : Report Vice Admiral DM Deshpande Controller of...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 6:02 PM
  8. Sancho replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Not that this is news, since we have this confirmed for years and I even put together a chronology of events since the selection of...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 5:59 PM
  9. Sancho replied to the thread Eurofighter Typhoon.

    Yes tragic

    Sep 25, 2017 at 4:39 PM
  10. Sancho liked somedude's post in the thread Eurofighter Typhoon.

    The hatred is old (again, there have been crises before, most recently in 2014); the escalation is recent. To go back to the Typhoon,...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 4:38 PM
  11. Sancho replied to the thread Eurofighter Typhoon.

    Oh man, that's such a bad example. :disagree: Pakistan and India have a history of wars, political difference, completely different...

    Sep 25, 2017 at 4:37 PM
  12. Sancho replied to the thread Debate- What should India do in lieu of USA Goodies?.

    Again, the US doesn't need India to counter China because we can't (that's why we don't have any global meaning), but to distract them!...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 6:28 PM
  13. Sancho replied to the thread Eurofighter Typhoon.

    And that is the point, so there is no long pending hate, but if at all a dispute and none of that has any relation to the EF, like the...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 5:56 PM
  14. Sancho liked Lion of Rajputana's post in the thread India looking at $8 Billion Deal for 100 Avenger Drones for IAF..

    India eyes $8 bn deal for 100 Avenger Predator drones with US for IAF The estimated requirement of IAF is for 100 drones, sources said,...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 9:07 PM
  15. Sancho replied to the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    => Translated...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 9:06 PM
  16. Sancho replied to the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    There is no need for dedicated EW fighters anymore, you just need the necessary jamming equipment. Russians, Israelis and now Swedish...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 8:35 PM
  17. Sancho replied to the thread Shaheen VI' Exercise.

    [MEDIA] [MEDIA] [MEDIA]

    Sep 22, 2017 at 8:28 PM
  18. Sancho replied to the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    Yes I did, that's why I specifically added the payload figures for each config, to show that even with reduced MTOW or payload, Rafale...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 8:15 PM
  19. Sancho replied to the thread Shaheen VI' Exercise.

    http://defence-blog.com/news/chinese-pakistan-air-forces-conduct-joint-combat-training-in-xinjiang.html [IMG] [IMG] [IMG][IMG] [IMG]

    Sep 22, 2017 at 7:45 PM
  20. Sancho liked Gessler's post in the thread Kalvari Class Submarines - Updates & Discussions.

    Hi-res (INS Kalvari during sea trials) [IMG]

    Sep 22, 2017 at 7:22 PM
  21. Sancho replied to the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    No you didn't =>

    Sep 22, 2017 at 7:21 PM
  22. Sancho liked Agent_47's post in the thread Sukhoi Su-57 / PAK FA 5th Generation Aircraft.

    [IMG]

    Sep 22, 2017 at 7:12 PM
  23. Sancho replied to the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    You brought the MTOW and payload issue, not me. I only put it in the right perspective. And what has asymmetry to do with load...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 7:08 PM
  24. Sancho replied to the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    IAF certainly needs it, to counter enemy air defences either for air superiority in the border area, or offensive strikes beyond. IN on...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 7:05 PM
  25. Sancho replied to the thread Multi-Role Carrier Borne Fighter For The Indian Navy - Updates & Discussions.

    That's a conclusion based on paperspecs MTOW and payload. Mig 29K maximum A2A config... 3 x fuel tanks 4 x BVR missiles 2 x WVR...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 6:47 PM
  26. Sancho liked Agent_47's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    [IMG]

    Sep 22, 2017 at 5:45 PM
  27. Sancho liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Ambala housing First Rafale squadron will be called - GOLDEN WARRIORS [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] Tuskers deep strike complex - housed Jags IS...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 5:44 PM
  28. Sancho liked Angel Eyes's post in the thread Debate- What should India do in lieu of USA Goodies?.

    Good insights...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 5:43 PM
  29. Sancho replied to the thread Kalvari Class Submarines - Updates & Discussions.

    A new procurement can add new capabilities or include price changes, especially if DCNS has to offer us the Scorpene in competition to...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 5:42 PM
  30. Sancho liked Gessler's post in the thread Kalvari Class Submarines - Updates & Discussions.

    Yes, operation of the torpedo tube doors does create noise...but it's not a repetitive noise so difficult to track unless you're already...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 5:39 PM
  31. Sancho replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Translated http://www.defesanet.com.br/gripenbrazil/noticia/27124/AEL-apresenta-painel-WAD--Modelo-B--do-Gripen-NG/ [IMG] [IMG]

    Sep 22, 2017 at 5:38 PM
  32. Sancho replied to the thread Debate- What should India do in lieu of USA Goodies?.

    The US shifted their policy during the Obama years, from the IOR to east Asia and the Pacific, to protect their local interests and the...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 2:17 AM
  33. Sancho liked Agent_47's post in the thread Debate- What should India do in lieu of USA Goodies?.

    U.S. defence firms want control over tech in Make-in-India plan U.S. defence firms offering to set up production lines in India to win...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:46 AM
  34. Sancho liked Picdelamirand-oil's post in the thread Debate- What should India do in lieu of USA Goodies?.

    It is in India's interest to keep as far away from war as possible and to strengthen its capacities in this area during these years of...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:43 AM
  35. Sancho liked Gessler's post in the thread Debate- What should India do in lieu of USA Goodies?.

    First of all bro - are we even sure the US is willing to give full localization of F16 line? IMO, most of the critical techs will not be...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:43 AM
  36. Sancho liked Picdelamirand-oil's post in the thread Debate- What should India do in lieu of USA Goodies?.

    The US wants to put you in shit and give you ways to solve 10% of the crap where they put you.

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:43 AM
  37. Sancho liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread Debate- What should India do in lieu of USA Goodies?.

    It has been some time since talks about a far deeper India USA coalition is on works. Consider a possible scenario USA Gives Full...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:41 AM
  38. Sancho replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    Asraam is the more modern design, including TVC and similar to MICA it had an aim on longer range too, but for WVR combats mainly. In...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:35 AM
  39. Sancho replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    http://www.indiastrategic.in/2017/09/21/lockheed-martin-in-jet-speed-to-make-f-16s-in-india/

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:14 AM
  40. Sancho liked W@rwolf's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Rafale International together with the GIFAS and the Nouvelle-Aquitaine Regional Council commits to the “Make in India” with more than...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 6:20 PM
  41. Sancho replied to the thread Eurofighter Typhoon.

    Yes and no. Yes the UK is the pushing force behind EF upgrades, but that's a matter of necessity, because they will replace their...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 6:19 PM
  42. Sancho liked somedude's post in the thread Eurofighter Typhoon.

    Interesting viewpoint on a French blog:...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 6:04 PM
  43. Sancho replied to the thread Eurofighter Typhoon.

    [IMG]

    Sep 21, 2017 at 6:03 PM
  44. Sancho replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    => https://www.livefistdefence.com/2017/09/indias-tejas-set-for-fresh-missile-fight.html

    Sep 21, 2017 at 5:35 PM
  45. Sancho replied to the thread AMCA: Updates and Discussions.

    http://m.thehindubusinessline.com/companies/rollsroyce-bets-big-on-gas-turbine-engine-technology-with-drdo/article9866339.ece

    Sep 21, 2017 at 5:22 PM
  46. Sancho replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    Of course, when the poster has no clue about what he is talking, at least the reader needs to be able to understand it. But it's still...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 5:18 PM
  47. Sancho replied to the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    Sadly still no movement, the whole year we hear officials up to Air Chief Dhanoa saying, that the process to sign the contract could...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 4:28 PM
  48. Sancho liked Kane0610's post in the thread Transport Aircrafts of IAF - C-130J, C-17 Globemaster, C295: Updates & Discussions.

    Is there any update on the C295 deal? Its been more than 2 years since DAC approved the Airbus-TASL bid. Is the plan on hold due to...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 4:22 PM
  49. Sancho liked GuardianRED's post in the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    LCA Patch 1.jpg LCA Patch 2.jpg LCA Patch 3.jpg lca cockpit.jpg Sep 21, 2017 at 4:21 PM
  50. Sancho liked Agent_47's post in the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    [MEDIA]

    Sep 21, 2017 at 4:21 PM