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  1. vstol jockey replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    if its planned for external carriage, than its weight has to be less than 1200kgs for LCA and less than 1.5 tons for Pak-fa. The problem...

    Nov 30, 2017
  2. vstol jockey replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    BrahmosNG will most likely go into the main bays of Pak-Fa. So it has to be less than 4.5m long and weigh not more than 800kgs.

    Nov 30, 2017
  3. vstol jockey replied to the thread Light Stealth Aircraft (LSA) - Concept Aircraft.

    things are stuck at the moment.

    Nov 30, 2017
  4. vstol jockey liked The enlightened's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    How did Active cancellation produce a signal of a sparrow? It should be producing the signal of a black hole. [IMG]

    Nov 29, 2017
  5. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    and that time is too small to generate a completely new signal. How much time do you think it will take for the system to let...

    Nov 29, 2017
  6. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Spectra can't something like a mirror. it will have a time gap between the signal falling on it and the signal sent out.

    Nov 29, 2017
  7. vstol jockey replied to the thread French Barracuda project’s utility to India.

    do understand the difference between Brazil and India?

    Nov 29, 2017
  8. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Bro, I am sure its not somekind of cocktail shaker where you have ice and other ingredients ready and just need to add the main drink to...

    Nov 29, 2017
  9. vstol jockey replied to the thread French Barracuda project’s utility to India.

    I talked of tech transfer including outright purchase and not just outright purchase only.

    Nov 29, 2017
  10. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    yes, as it can record it on the spot and create a cancellation signal. but in case of lpI radar, the signal is not continuous nor...

    Nov 29, 2017
  11. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    That is why Rafale relies on a very strong threat library. If a signal is not in its memory, it can't jam it straight away.

    Nov 29, 2017
  12. vstol jockey liked Metrology's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Point is, the Rafale will be detected by LPI, hence the RCS-claims are at best very situational. Being detected, even without targeting...

    Nov 29, 2017
  13. vstol jockey replied to the thread French Barracuda project’s utility to India.

    we can opt to re-invent the wheel and lose 10-15 yrs in that or get the tech itself for the money which we will in any case spend to...

    Nov 29, 2017
  14. vstol jockey replied to the thread French Barracuda project’s utility to India.

    Arihant and its successor are two projects.

    Nov 29, 2017
  15. vstol jockey replied to the thread French Barracuda project’s utility to India.

    do you know IN has four separate programs for submarines? One for DE subs, second for Arhant and its successor class SSBNs and a third...

    Nov 29, 2017
  16. vstol jockey liked PARIKRAMA's post in the thread French Barracuda project’s utility to India.

    Credit to yusuf French Barracuda project’s utility to India India can look to France for design and technologies to make low-enriched...

    Nov 29, 2017
  17. vstol jockey replied to the thread French Barracuda project’s utility to India.

    It was talked about long before anyone knew about what the final contours of the relationship will be. I had at that time accidantly...

    Nov 29, 2017
  18. vstol jockey liked Vyom's post in the thread Why I love the idea of China in Pakistan!.

    While I agree to your points, Power Vacuum left by politicians will be occupied by Mullahs, One thing that hasn't happened previously is...

    Nov 28, 2017
  19. vstol jockey liked Vyom's post in the thread Why I love the idea of China in Pakistan!.

    Thank you @PARIKRAMA I, frankly, don't see an end game in this turmoil of Pakistan, the mullahs have hit where it hurts, PA for a long...

    Nov 28, 2017
  20. vstol jockey replied to the thread Why I love the idea of China in Pakistan!.

    Pakistan is Just pakistani Punjab which rules the other states of Pakistan. The Pak Punjabi is the most islamised person in Pakistan. So...

    Nov 28, 2017
  21. vstol jockey liked stephen cohen's post in the thread Why I love the idea of China in Pakistan!.

    @Hellfire In case you have been Following the English speaking Pakistani analysts ; writers ; journalists they are all Mourning...

    Nov 28, 2017
  22. vstol jockey replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    He was Lt. His body or aircraft has not been located till date.

    Nov 28, 2017
  23. vstol jockey liked Hellfire's post in the thread Pakistan Timeline: News, Discussions & Opinions.

    Yes. Who else? Turks are blackmailing them into accepting them into EU. Interesting bit is the analogy I drew the other day with how...

    Nov 28, 2017
  24. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    You light up your afterburner and after that there is no IR stealth. The so called stealth you are claiming is only for dry thrust and...

    Nov 27, 2017
  25. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Now this what I call a joke.

    Nov 27, 2017
  26. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Please do not talk of US kind of stealth. I had very clearly written in LSA thread that the aim of the game is to arrive at a point in...

    Nov 27, 2017
  27. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    The next frontier in radars is supposed to be Photonics but stealth shaping will remain valid for them also as Light has wave and...

    Nov 27, 2017
  28. vstol jockey liked Sancho's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Well there you have the difference, either you understand the given info's or you try to interpret them. The article doesn't even talk...

    Nov 27, 2017
  29. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Please remember that shaping is permanent and can't fail. Electronics are known to fail and you might end up as that proverbial king and...

    Nov 27, 2017
  30. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    In the business of war, there are no risks taken, calculated risks are taken. The aircraft while flying in your skies gives you a fairly...

    Nov 27, 2017
  31. vstol jockey liked randomradio's post in the thread Recap: IAF procurements between 2004 and 2014.

    The French want to get rid of their Jaguars because storage also costs money. It had no resale value either since India didn't really...

    Nov 27, 2017
  32. vstol jockey replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    a carrier never operates alone and it is always in a formation. This simple fact was not known to those IAF strike pilots. They took a...

    Nov 27, 2017
  33. vstol jockey replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    1990, Off Mumbai, Jags did a strike on CBG, I was on INS Gomati at that time doing my sea time. We saw them coming and heading for some...

    Nov 27, 2017
  34. vstol jockey replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    Instead of elaborating, I think you will be happy to know that the knowledge of IAF pilots about warships is as good as the knowledge of...

    Nov 26, 2017
  35. vstol jockey replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    Lt. Arun Poonia was lost at sea at night while diverting from the ship to Goa at 5k feet altitude. IN gave a reason that he probably got...

    Nov 26, 2017
  36. vstol jockey replied to the thread LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft.

    Airframe unfit and aircraft is very good as ground based fighter but a complete failure for deck ops.

    Nov 26, 2017
  37. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    Agreed. The problem is not for LPI AESA radar, the problem is for the aircraft using Active cancellation to hide itself.

    Nov 26, 2017
  38. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    When did i say that. In LPI, you are transmitting one freq just once and the TRM after that duty cycle goes to standby mode. You have to...

    Nov 26, 2017
  39. vstol jockey liked somedude's post in the thread F16, Gripen - Make In India Single Engine Aircraft - News and possibilities.

    There are different kinds of data fusion. The simplest is what we could call data superposition. Sensor 1 sees a track, sensor 2 sees a...

    Nov 26, 2017
  40. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    I told you that PD radar can be jammed easily compared to LPI.

    Nov 26, 2017
  41. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rafale deal signed.

    And you very correctly said that once you are being pinged, you can never be sure whether you are actually painting on the screen of the...

    Nov 26, 2017
  42. vstol jockey liked Picdelamirand-oil's post in the thread Rafale deal signed.

    The problem with stealth (whatever is structural or electronic) is that even if it work you never are sure that you are not detected....

    Nov 26, 2017
  43. vstol jockey replied to the thread Rohingyas - Ethnic cleansing or the only viable solution for long-term peace.

    Not a problem, take your time.

    Nov 26, 2017