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LCA Tejas Multirole Aircraft

Discussion in 'Indian Air Force' started by Dark_Prince, Apr 14, 2010.

  1. vstol jockey

    vstol jockey Colonel MILITARY STRATEGIST

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    I have presented it to IN already. But I still maintain 24 months for rolling out prototype, 36 months for proving hardware to allow a decision on mass production like F-35, 48 months to complete FOC and deliver first few aircraft to set up the first squadron. I am repeating these claims once again inspite of your inferences. Call me an idiots, I don't care and will never blame you for stating such.
     
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    randomradio Colonel Technical Analyst

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    http://www.janes.com/article/67741/...r-derby-mk-iii-under-make-in-india-initiative

    Israel's Rafael is offering to locally build its Derby Mk III beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM) for India's Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), the company told Jane's on 14 February.

    India's Tejas LCA platform has already successfully been configured with the baseline Derby missile as part of the aircraft's final operational clearance (FOC) phase in 2016.

    The Derby Mk III is the Indian version of the I-Derby Extended Range (ER) missile unveiled at Aero India 2015, which features new capabilities over the original Derby, including a dual-pulse rocket motor, software-defined radio-frequency seeker, and maximum range of 100 km. The Derby Mk III and the short-range, infrared-guided Python 5 are currently under consideration and evaluation by Indian Air Force (IAF) to arm Tejas, according to Rafael.
     
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    AbRaj Captain FULL MEMBER

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    I've posted in Aero India thread . its actually given to NDTV.
     
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    Abingdonboy Major Technical Analyst

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    Gessler Lt. Colonel Technical Analyst

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    Agent_47 Admin - Blog Staff Member MODERATOR

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    Ignore dude,He is smoking some new *** :dude:
     
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    Agent_47 Admin - Blog Staff Member MODERATOR

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    On top of that they are crying over NLCA. Move on people, concentrate on Mk2 and AMCA.
     
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    Hephaestus IDF NewBie

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    Sir, can you please point me to the thread where you have discussed about the LSA. I keep coming across your posts where you refer to it. But, can't seem to locate it myself.

    Thanks,
    Heph.
     
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    SR-91 2nd Lieutant FULL MEMBER

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    Lol.... I laughed too when I heard that. This guy was too excited about being on TV probably giving his 1st interview.

    IMO, he meant to say, u can configure the plane to carry LBGs instead of BVR missiles. Or, maybe someone did fill up his bread pakora with some of that good stuff. Who knows??
     
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    http://indiandefence.com/threads/the-indian-lca-navys-big-fight-back.57964/
     
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    :facepalm: not going to blame the scientist guy( Some one need to check his credentials) The so called reporter who hasn't done his own homework and research should REALLY ask MORE specific questiona and not some VAGUE ones

    TWIN Engine??? THAT is something NEW .... Maybe he is confusing it with the AMCA ?
     
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    Aero India LCA TEJAS display

     
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