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P-15A Kolkata-class DDG : News & Discussions

Discussion in 'Indian Navy' started by prototype, Jun 2, 2010.

  1. Ankit Kumar 001

    Ankit Kumar 001 Major Technical Analyst

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    Other countries.... such as ?
     
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    Pundrick Lieutenant FULL MEMBER

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    I heard some rumours about Vietnam going for 6 of them, on PDF,written by some fanboy may be.
     
  3. Ankit Kumar 001

    Ankit Kumar 001 Major Technical Analyst

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    We are providing them loan for Patrol boats they are buying, for the Flanker training they are buying and for the Kilo training.

    Best option for them now is what they are following. New ships based on Soviet Era design.
     
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    kurup 2nd Lieutant FULL MEMBER

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    Must be Banshee target drone ...... launcher looks similar .

    [​IMG]
     
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    surya kiran 2nd Lieutant FULL MEMBER

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    Banshee. Was ordered in 2014 for the IN. Totally 160 procured by the IN with an option for 80 more. The IA has 35 of these.
     
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    GuardianRED Lieutenant FULL MEMBER

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    Abingdonboy Major Technical Analyst

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    Whoa, that's one of the most spacious destroyers I have seen, in the rear there is room for at least 2-3 times the number of BARAK-8 VLS
     
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    Pundrick Lieutenant FULL MEMBER

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    Either the group of this ship designers where drunk while designing or there is something underneath that ship which is kept secret.

    I still can't believe that we only have 8VLS for Brahmos and only 16 anti-ship missiles for a 7k+ ton destroyer.

    Plus why IN didn't allowed them in Malabar yet ? Kuch to jhol hai.
     
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    Hellfire Devil's Advocate Staff Member MODERATOR

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    You are hitting the nail on the head my dear sir.

    Indian ships are being designed with enough space to keep adding capability yet give the crew good board. Thankfully :)
     
  13. vstol jockey

    vstol jockey Colonel MILITARY STRATEGIST

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    It changes during war time. During Brasstacks, I slept on containers of 57mm gun ammo loaded in my bunk. Imagine having your backside nice and sound on live HE ammo? I had been thru that.
     
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    ??? Sorry you mean 4X8 (Total 32) barak 8 and 2X8 (total 16) Brahmos
     
  15. bharathp

    bharathp Developers Guild Developers -IT and R&D

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    thats a lot of potential energy under the a** :p
     
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