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  1. The enlightened liked BON PLAN's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    NO, No and No. French Rafale C cost 90 € million. The indian price includes spares for 5 years, 2 bases accomodations, indigenization...

    May 5, 2017
  2. The enlightened liked vstol jockey's post in the thread Poonch ceasefire violation: Two Indian soldiers killed as Pakistan opens fire.

    In Kargil war our top and middle rung leadership of IA completely failed to deliver. The YOs saved the day for India with their extreme...

    May 1, 2017
  3. The enlightened replied to the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    http://www.star-telegram.com/news/business/article141600599.htmlhtml 2.7 billion for 19 V's, likely including a lot of spares as well...

    May 1, 2017
  4. The enlightened replied to the thread Poonch ceasefire violation: Two Indian soldiers killed as Pakistan opens fire.

    But what does that achieve? How many times have we done that? And how many times did Pakistan repeat the same action again? Your logic...

    May 1, 2017
  5. The enlightened replied to the thread Poonch ceasefire violation: Two Indian soldiers killed as Pakistan opens fire.

    The proof is in the pudding. Meanwhile you may go back to posting 'RIP's and 'juu will be abenged gaaaaaaahhhh'.

    May 1, 2017
  6. The enlightened replied to the thread Poonch ceasefire violation: Two Indian soldiers killed as Pakistan opens fire.

    Every frickin time. If Pakkis {wtf is that word banned} were made to pay the price for their barbaric crimes, we wouldn't need to have...

    May 1, 2017
  7. The enlightened replied to the thread Poonch ceasefire violation: Two Indian soldiers killed as Pakistan opens fire.

    Great. And once again PaKki's will be allowed to get away for this despotic aggression. And return to do the same in a few years time....

    May 1, 2017
  8. The enlightened liked AbRaj's post in the thread Turkey’s President Erdogan calls for ‘multilateral dialogue’ to resolve Kashmir issue.

    @Hellfire @Agent_47 @nair @Ankit Kumar 001 @vstol jockey I suggests GOI to ask him nicely to pack his bags and leave. This idiot want...

    May 1, 2017
  9. The enlightened liked GSLV Mk III's post in the thread Westminster attack foiled after terror suspect's family reportedly tipped off police.

    Even that wouldn't make him an activist, Padraig. You should study more about the history of Kashmir, ethnic cleansing of Kashmiri...

    Apr 28, 2017
  10. The enlightened replied to the thread Pakistani national flies in to Delhi, says he is an ISI agent and wants to give up spying.

    I soooooo hope this is not the typical media brainfart.

    Apr 28, 2017
  11. The enlightened replied to the thread MiG 35 The New Formidable Challenger In The Skies.

    Actually 532\244 = 2.18 times more expensive F-35. That is if it meets program goals which it has never done this far. We can...

    Apr 28, 2017
  12. The enlightened replied to the thread MiG 35 The New Formidable Challenger In The Skies.

    Meanwhile you are buying a 1.3 trillion dollar aircraft that breaks the pilots neck every time it takes off [IMG]

    Apr 28, 2017
  13. The enlightened replied to the thread MiG 35 The New Formidable Challenger In The Skies.

    MiG 29UPG uses series 3 engines. MK is used by newer MiG models M2/K/KR and the MiG 35. But I agree over the earlier point. Buying more...

    Apr 28, 2017
  14. The enlightened liked halloweene's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    I don't think so. Considered as too expensive/benefit by AdA. Money better spent in Mica NG

    Apr 28, 2017
  15. The enlightened liked Agent_47's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    [MEDIA] Reposting last air chief interview incase anyone missed. 'Ideally we need rafales in MII but because of cost we are looking at...

    Apr 28, 2017
  16. The enlightened replied to the thread JF-17 Two-seat combat trainer first flight successful.

    It is similar in performance to FC-1 but uses a lot of composites, has a modern FBW, superior Western and Israeli electronics, HMD+HOBS...

    Apr 28, 2017
  17. The enlightened replied to the thread Midair Refuellers Tender - Airbus A330 MRTT Vs Boeing KC-46 Vs IL-78.

    That require additional plumbing on the wings as well in the fuselage to connect the fuselage fuel tanks. You are thoroughly confused...

    Apr 28, 2017
  18. The enlightened liked GSLV Mk III's post in the thread Westminster attack foiled after terror suspect's family reportedly tipped off police.

    Yep, 2017 was 70 years ago. http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-39702303 [ATTACH]

    _20170428_194015.jpg Apr 28, 2017
  19. The enlightened replied to the thread BCCI outvoted in crucial vote on ICC constitution.

    The problem is of the game itself. It has complex rules, requires a lot of gear, large grounds and takes a lot of time. Which is why...

    Apr 27, 2017
  20. The enlightened replied to the thread BCCI outvoted in crucial vote on ICC constitution.

    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_international_cricket_grounds_in_India Basically equal to the rest of the world combined. And...

    Apr 27, 2017
  21. The enlightened posted a new thread.

    BCCI outvoted in crucial vote on ICC constitution

    http://www.espncricinfo.com/ci-icc/content/story/1094750.html We've all heard it. Besides the loss in revenue [IMG] borne only by...

    Forum: Sports & Entertainment

    Apr 27, 2017
  22. The enlightened replied to the thread Westminster attack foiled after terror suspect's family reportedly tipped off police.

    Swedes don't seem to mind it.

    Apr 27, 2017
  23. The enlightened liked BMD's post in the thread Eurofighter Typhoon.

    That's complete shite. The only source available says sometime after 2030 for conformal radar. Meanwhile radar 2 integration is...

    Apr 27, 2017
  24. The enlightened replied to the thread Midair Refuellers Tender - Airbus A330 MRTT Vs Boeing KC-46 Vs IL-78.

    There is no sense in buying a tactical airlifter over a civilian convert for the tanker role unless it is for rotary wing (which you are...

    Apr 27, 2017
  25. The enlightened replied to the thread Midair Refuellers Tender - Airbus A330 MRTT Vs Boeing KC-46 Vs IL-78.

    Yes, because Indian military procurement adequately represents Indian Armed Forces needs.:rolleyes: Hardly as those KC-130's will...

    Apr 27, 2017
  26. The enlightened replied to the thread Midair Refuellers Tender - Airbus A330 MRTT Vs Boeing KC-46 Vs IL-78.

    We might. KC-130 is significantly more costly and will not be produced in India. Besides MRTT just adds a pallet system requiring...

    Apr 25, 2017
  27. The enlightened replied to the thread A Thread dedicated to the stupidity of journalism gone wrong..

    With space for a 60 kilo warhead? C'mon Far more likely to be typical Indian media stupidity, adding nuclear capable to every xyz...

    Apr 25, 2017
  28. The enlightened liked layman's post in the thread The Kashmir Conflict.

    MP adivasis, India’s slingshot experts, want to take on Kashmiri stone-pelters Published April 20, 2017 SOURCE: ZEE MEDIA [IMG]...

    Apr 25, 2017
  29. The enlightened replied to the thread Midair Refuellers Tender - Airbus A330 MRTT Vs Boeing KC-46 Vs IL-78.

    Good enough for special operations.

    Apr 25, 2017
  30. The enlightened replied to the thread A Thread dedicated to the stupidity of journalism gone wrong..

    http://www.airforce-technology.com/news/newsindias-drdo-test-fires-akash-nuclear-capable-anti-aircraft-missile-4220137 India’s DRDO...

    Apr 25, 2017
  31. The enlightened liked A_poster's post in the thread Israel develops capabilities, India pays the bill.

    Jewish lobby does control Washington. Not that we are complaining, but it is for all to see. USA is touchy to do business with India...

    Apr 24, 2017
  32. The enlightened replied to the thread Afghanistan Timeline: News, Updates & Discussions.

    It is not possible to know what Americans are thinking because they themselves don't know what they are thinking. Whether Pak can get...

    Apr 24, 2017
  33. The enlightened liked Averageamerican's post in the thread Israel develops capabilities, India pays the bill.

    Israel develops capabilities, India pays the bill [IMG] India's first Phalcon AWACS was delivered by Israel on 25th May 2009. Here it...

    Apr 24, 2017
  34. The enlightened replied to the thread 11 CRPF personnel, injured in an encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Sukma, succumb to their in.

    One of the things I will never understand is why Indians on a particular other forum feel the need to post RIP's and 'you will be...

    Apr 24, 2017
  35. The enlightened liked Averageamerican's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    [IMG] Charan Puneet Singh, an Indian Updated Jun 7, 2013 Originally Answered: Why does India purchase most of the military weapons from...

    Apr 24, 2017
  36. The enlightened replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    So? France has great ties with Pakistan. Don't forget Pakistan operates more Mirage than India. Or that their only submarine is French...

    Apr 24, 2017
  37. The enlightened replied to the thread Light Stealth Aircraft.

    You do that in your duckie meanwhile you will be shot down by enemy fighter jets at a range of 100kms and lose the war for your country....

    Apr 23, 2017
  38. The enlightened replied to the thread Light Stealth Aircraft.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Navy_Strike_Fighter_Tactics_Instructor_program

    Apr 23, 2017
  39. The enlightened replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    According to certain learned members we are getting 100-400 TE MRCA, 200 SE MRCA, 120 Tejas, 250 PAK-FA and remaining MKI all at the...

    Apr 23, 2017
  40. The enlightened replied to the thread Pakistan : One stop safe haven for Terrorists and International Criminals!.

    Because they were in a cold war with the Commies and the Jihadis were fighting the Commies.

    Apr 23, 2017
  41. The enlightened replied to the thread Pakistan : One stop safe haven for Terrorists and International Criminals!.

    Ideology does not provide weapons, training and the direction to use them. Or does it (rouhani takaten :fighting2:) :cheesy:

    Apr 23, 2017
  42. The enlightened liked Wolfpack's post in the thread Pakistan : One stop safe haven for Terrorists and International Criminals!.

    Let us Hear the Bitches cry, We WANT WAR! We want to kill and Destroy!

    Apr 23, 2017
  43. The enlightened replied to the thread Pakistan : One stop safe haven for Terrorists and International Criminals!.

    I see you couldn't even bother to read the quote and links. I am sure you don't even know who the photograph belongs to.:facepalm:...

    Apr 23, 2017
  44. The enlightened liked Averageamerican's post in the thread Light Stealth Aircraft.

    That remains to be seen. But then we don't have to buy Rafales or sell them for 240 million each.

    Apr 23, 2017
  45. The enlightened replied to the thread Pakistan : One stop safe haven for Terrorists and International Criminals!.

    You are now displaying the same ignorance mixed with arrogance that Indians do w.r.t to Turkish issues Those people weren't jihadists....

    Apr 23, 2017
  46. The enlightened replied to the thread Pakistan : One stop safe haven for Terrorists and International Criminals!.

    The Islamists were themselves created, protected and nourished by the Pakistani establishment in the 70's since Bhutto era before any...

    Apr 22, 2017
  47. The enlightened replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Neither Modi, nor Doval are gods. And certainly not in any deal which involves Ambani. Unlike you I can only judge them by their acts....

    Apr 22, 2017
  48. The enlightened liked Sancho's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    As i said, you are dreaming. :smile:

    Apr 22, 2017
  49. The enlightened liked Sancho's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    IAF for example (and for good reasons):

    Apr 22, 2017