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Aero India 2017

Discussion in 'Indian Air Force' started by lca-fan, Feb 1, 2017.

  1. Aqwoyk

    Aqwoyk Lieutenant FULL MEMBER

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    so Uttam has only 736 modules and still can cover 150 Km ...............
     
  2. GSLV Mk III

    GSLV Mk III Lieutenant FULL MEMBER

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    I seriously hope that they don't entrust it's development to ADE.

    BTW, total Su 30 MKI order is 272+50 ?
     
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    Pundrick 2nd Lieutant FULL MEMBER

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    Has LCA flied yet or not ? why there is no official video from team LCA ?
     
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    AbRaj Captain FULL MEMBER

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    What is the fat thing in bet air intakes ?????????
     
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  5. bharathp

    bharathp Developers Guild Developers -IT and R&D

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    the LCH is where I have my bets on for long term Indian arms export. lots of countries can benefit from a machine like that - I can think of Viets, Myanmar, African countries etc and its maturing well too.. is there an export controls clause with the shakti engines at all? is it wholly owned by India (IPR and all?)
     
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    PeegooFeng41 2nd Lieutant FULL MEMBER

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    Their pain job is so much like Japanese navy.
     
  7. Gessler

    Gessler Mod Staff Member MODERATOR

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    ^^ I never realized Alpha's companies had such a considerable share of Su-30MKI component production!

    Also tidbits -

    @Abingdonboy @randomradio @MilSpec @PARIKRAMA

    So provided the FGFA contract is inked this year, we can expect the first flight of our prototype by around 2020-2021. Reasonable I guess. But this means full-scale production of the jet at HAL in India cannot begin before 2025. With this plane, it's better late than never - no matter when it comes, it'll be the king of the skies around our region..and maybe even the world. Considering it could be better than the PAK-FA in certain aspects.

    Also, this would mean IAF will be inducting the Tejas Mk-2 and FGFA almost simultaneously.
     
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    Aero India LCA TEJAS display

     
  9. Aqwoyk

    Aqwoyk Lieutenant FULL MEMBER

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    Not as impressive as previous year
     
  10. Aqwoyk

    Aqwoyk Lieutenant FULL MEMBER

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    first let it be ready and mature and there will be customers ..............
     
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    kurup 2nd Lieutant FULL MEMBER

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    What exactly is that ??

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  12. Aqwoyk

    Aqwoyk Lieutenant FULL MEMBER

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    An egg .......................
     
  13. Abingdonboy

    Abingdonboy Captain Technical Analyst

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    Bro, i understand the compulsion to want to see it exported but let it first be inducted en masse in India and meet domestic demand. There is no greater advert for a system then to be inducted into the Indian armed forces (given the laundry list of very exacting standards the Indian armed forces set).


    Yup but I guess they are just trying to live up to their name (Ray of sunlight).

    Would prefer them in a triclour inspired paintjob, I'm sure HAL's paintjob can come up with something awesome.

    What I've been saying for years :p

    So 330-340 MKIs will be in service at least.
     
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