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7th Feb 2012, 02:41
Replies: 214
Views: 46,584
Posted By Modern Elmo

Bombay Duck, are you confident that Rafales can...

Bombay Duck, are you confident that Rafales can handle newer Chinese fighter aircraft, some of which incorporate patented technology stolen from the F-35?

...
6th Feb 2012, 00:15
Replies: 214
Views: 46,584
Posted By Modern Elmo

Harley, Do you have a photo of a similar...

Harley,

Do you have a photo of a similar view looking into a Typhoon's nostrils?

Can any other PeePrune person point to a picture of an eye level view into Typhoon engine intakes?
...
5th Feb 2012, 01:37
Replies: 214
Views: 46,584
Posted By Modern Elmo

I have une questionne. If I shined a flashlight...

I have une questionne. If I shined a flashlight into the Rafale's engine intakes, could I see compressor blades?
...
5th Feb 2012, 01:25
Replies: 214
Views: 46,584
Posted By Modern Elmo

The Rafale looks like an aircraft should, not...

The Rafale looks like an aircraft should, not like a bunch of bits from multiple manufacturers just bolted together.

The French know how aircraft should look; sexy, curved, aggressive, useful. The...
24th Jan 2012, 02:54
Replies: 533
Views: 86,510
Posted By Modern Elmo

Funny... SpazSinbad posted a link with that very...

Funny... SpazSinbad posted a link with that very info 3 days (and 12 posts) ago in this very thread.
More delays for the F-35

Thank you, Green Knight. I don't know how I'd get by here if you...
24th Jan 2012, 02:50
Replies: 592
Views: 93,173
Posted By Modern Elmo

I've always imagined it would be the fission...

I've always imagined it would be the fission material, but I'm probably wrong.

After

(a) obtaining sufficient quantity of enriched uranium or plutonium,

one must also

(b) correctly...
23rd Jan 2012, 16:04
Replies: 533
Views: 86,510
Posted By Modern Elmo

Panetta Lifts F-35B Probation Jan 23,...

Panetta Lifts F-35B Probation


Jan 23, 2012



By Amy Butler [email protected]
NAS PATUXENT RIVER, Md.
...
7th Jan 2012, 02:41
Replies: 592
Views: 93,173
Posted By Modern Elmo

Some history: Tanker War 1984-1988 Part...

Some history:

Tanker War 1984-1988

Part of the Iran-Iraq war of the 1980s the Tanker War attracted much international interest and some US intervention. With Iran blocking Iraqi exports of oil...
31st Dec 2011, 15:20
Replies: 592
Views: 93,173
Posted By Modern Elmo

You want to — you have to — arm the Saudis and...

You want to — you have to — arm the Saudis and the Gulf states who are allies because the threat is Iran.

You think the Saudis would do much actual fighting? I don't.

Saudi purchases of F-15's,...
31st Dec 2011, 01:36
Replies: 186
Views: 57,310
Posted By Modern Elmo

The identities of any posters should not be the...

The identities of any posters should not be the subject of speculation of other members.

Why is that? Who made you the boss here?
30th Dec 2011, 03:16
Replies: 592
Views: 93,173
Posted By Modern Elmo

U.S. Warships Cross Hormuz Despite Iran Threats ...

U.S. Warships Cross Hormuz Despite Iran Threats

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE
Published: 29 Dec 2011 13:18


WASHINGTON - Two American warships have crossed through the Strait of Hormuz [ outbound]...
25th Dec 2011, 02:24
Replies: 44
Views: 6,541
Posted By Modern Elmo

"Woody Allen Jesus" sung for us by a hippy with...

"Woody Allen Jesus" sung for us by a hippy with loads of eye-makeup.

How boldy, daringly innovative as of late 2011 ... striking blows for freedom against the Christianist regime that oppresses...
5th Dec 2011, 02:47
Replies: 228
Views: 40,299
Posted By Modern Elmo

If the Iranians actually had shot down a UAV,...

If the Iranians actually had shot down a UAV, they'd be showing off the wreckage.

They don't have anything, didn't shoot down anything.
4th Dec 2011, 00:42
Replies: 5,646
Views: 1,392,722
Posted By Modern Elmo

Are you saying that a Navy sailerperson's life...

Are you saying that a Navy sailerperson's life aboard ship nowadays is dull or difficult?

Those floating airfields have a large-ish contigent of female sailers. They're l-u-u-v boats. A of young...
3rd Dec 2011, 15:47
Replies: 5,646
Views: 1,392,722
Posted By Modern Elmo

Wink Re that video: looks to me that those USN...

Re that video: looks to me that those USN aircraft carrier people have too much free time.

And some of them need haircuts. :cool:
23rd Nov 2011, 23:52
Replies: 32
Views: 7,465
Posted By Modern Elmo

By gawd, it's an ugly airplane. From every angle,...

By gawd, it's an ugly airplane. From every angle, those F-35s look like they've been broken somewhere behind the cockpit.


Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

Speaking of which, what...
23rd Nov 2011, 14:43
Replies: 8
Views: 2,382
Posted By Modern Elmo

Russia may also station strike missiles on its...

Russia may also station strike missiles on its southern and western flanks, including Iskander rockets in the Kaliningrad exclave between Poland and Lithuania, both members of the North Atlantic...
22nd Oct 2011, 16:28
Replies: 22
Views: 8,985
Posted By Modern Elmo

1) This more stable design of the F-35 presumably...

1) This more stable design of the F-35 presumably makes it a good strike aircraft or are targeting devices so good these days that it's irrelevant (I imagine not, but..)?


Define stability. Why...
14th Oct 2011, 03:27
Replies: 36
Views: 4,212
Posted By Modern Elmo

Regarding: Todd’s arrest drew national media...

Regarding:

Todd’s arrest drew national media attention — fueled by the fact that he sponsored a controversial law that allows handgun carry permit holders to take guns into bars in Tennessee.
...
13th Oct 2011, 03:28
Replies: 36
Views: 4,212
Posted By Modern Elmo

In Tennessee these days you gotta be careful when...

In Tennessee these days you gotta be careful when you talk about shots in a saloon.

Why?
9th Oct 2011, 23:58
Replies: 22
Views: 8,985
Posted By Modern Elmo

Now, throughout my life I was always led to...

Now, throughout my life I was always led to believe that for supersonic flight swept wings were best (EE Lightning).

Sorry, the English E. Lightning's planform is not the ultimate macroscopic...
5th Oct 2011, 03:29
Replies: 377
Views: 346,427
Posted By Modern Elmo

This is of topic but it interests me ... People...

This is of topic but it interests me ... People You Used To Know Who End Up In
Surprisingly Bad Way Dept.:


The U.S. Supreme Court won't hear the appeal of J. Reece Roth, a 74-year-old former UT...
5th Oct 2011, 02:29
Replies: 377
Views: 346,427
Posted By Modern Elmo

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4a...

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4a/C130-Forrestal.jpg
1st Oct 2011, 00:42
Replies: 377
Views: 346,427
Posted By Modern Elmo

That photo of aircraft in the test set-up: I...

That photo of aircraft in the test set-up: I can't identify it. It doesn't look like a mock-up or wind tunnel model. The aircraft looks almost like it is intended to fly, except for the lack of...
1st Oct 2011, 00:09
Replies: 377
Views: 346,427
Posted By Modern Elmo

Actually, if the F-35B survives and proves...

Actually, if the F-35B survives and proves capable of austere-base operations (that is, doesn't blow a huge hole in the runway every time it lands) the A400M would be a good support aircraft.
...
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