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Forum: Rotorheads
1st Dec 2022, 23:01
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By henra

Ouch! Indeed I hope there was no one actually...

Ouch!
Indeed I hope there was no one actually in that 'centrifuge'. At that speed of rotation it would probably not be survivable or at least with significant permanent brain damage.
1st Dec 2022, 09:57
Replies: 192
Views: 111,444
Posted By henra

But still it is currently terrific military value...

But still it is currently terrific military value for the money. You can complain a lot about the sometimes somewhat twisted way up to this point. You can complain about details which are not yet...
28th Nov 2022, 18:44
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

??? With which troops and which equipment? The...

???
With which troops and which equipment? The 60's gear we saw lately as a replacement for the lost more contemporary stuff will be gone by then. What do you think they will dig aout as a...
28th Nov 2022, 14:33
Replies: 1,503
Views: 449,529
Posted By henra

A bit of a pity that this happens just AFTER Xi...

A bit of a pity that this happens just AFTER Xi has increased his Death Grip on the CCP. Had it happend before his 3rd Term election he might not have had such an easy way to stay in office beyond...
25th Nov 2022, 15:06
Replies: 19
Views: 4,017
Posted By henra

Very interesting! When I look at the timing...

Very interesting!

When I look at the timing it was roughly 5s between stall/spin entry until begin of pull- up in your case. That matches the timing in the ADS-B trace rather well. There it seemed...
25th Nov 2022, 14:01
Replies: 19
Views: 4,017
Posted By henra

Problem is that the critical part of the the...

Problem is that the critical part of the the ADS-B track seems inexact and cut short.
The circle before, leading up to the speed going down to around stall speed is rather unsuspicious. It has a...
25th Nov 2022, 11:26
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

Well, kind of.. The German Army did have proper...

Well, kind of..
The German Army did have proper War stock after the fall of the Iron Curtain with Tanks being conserved and put to Long Term Storage in 'Bundeswehr' Depots. These were mostly...
24th Nov 2022, 14:24
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

That is an interesting (and for Putin most...

That is an interesting (and for Putin most critical one) development. First signs of the end of what was the "Russian Empire". And this after first rumours/signs of Kazakhstan starting to untie the...
21st Nov 2022, 12:58
Replies: 33
Views: 5,691
Posted By henra

Theoretically (and possibly even practically...

Theoretically (and possibly even practically under benign circumstances) surely 95% of the Pilots that stretched and crashed knew when theoretically not to pull. And then there's the real thing where...
12th Nov 2022, 09:51
Replies: 1,503
Views: 449,529
Posted By henra

This plus the Russian success with their...

This plus the Russian success with their 'unsinkable' Outpost called Snake Island. Worked really well...
7th Nov 2022, 10:10
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

I was also wondering if @Baldeep is witnessing...

I was also wondering if @Baldeep is witnessing the same Russian Army as the rest of us is. Bar a few Cruise missiles hitting some militarily irrelevant stuff, I can't see Russia's Military being able...
29th Oct 2022, 10:51
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

What really strikes me is that so many of those...

What really strikes me is that so many of those who accidentally die do seem quite well aligned with 'the boss'. It is not mainly his opponents who are so unlucky.
Prigoshin&Kadyrow already sawing...
27th Oct 2022, 18:10
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

Dunno. At least for the latter there is a whole...

Dunno. At least for the latter there is a whole host of blocks and checks before the craziness can kick off. And when it kicks off the first impact will be a city like Moscow or New York being...
27th Oct 2022, 16:29
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

Typical 50's/60's nuclear craziness. Firing a...

Typical 50's/60's nuclear craziness. Firing a nuclear Warhead with a range of barely more than 1 mile....
With just 20tonnes of explosive force. And with this little effect switching the whole war...
26th Oct 2022, 23:02
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

If you blank out the usual noise, that piece is...

If you blank out the usual noise, that piece is about as 'pants down' as it will get. Way Overstated/overestimated own capabilities that in reality don't exist. Way underestimated the West's...
24th Oct 2022, 20:56
Replies: 41
Views: 8,071
Posted By henra

At the end of the day it is always cost vs....

At the end of the day it is always cost vs. benefit. The advantage of 4 bigger modern engine compared to 8 modern Business Jet engines won't be terribly big. And for this little extra advantage you...
23rd Oct 2022, 10:30
Replies: 1,503
Views: 449,529
Posted By henra

I consider it more a sign that Xi won the...

I consider it more a sign that Xi won the internal power struggle wthiin the CP. Which in itself I consider not being a good thing.
The risk for Taiwan will very much depend on whether Xi and the...
23rd Oct 2022, 09:55
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

Indeed! The 100 billion will remain. They will...

Indeed! The 100 billion will remain. They will sadly just get way less bang for the buck due to inflation. But that will not only apply to Germany. Wonder what will happen to Poland's ambitious...
10th Oct 2022, 15:16
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

If even slow Cruise Missiles are missing their...

If even slow Cruise Missiles are missing their target by the hundreds of Yards it is clear that the capability for any kind of precision strike is finally gone. One really does wonder: How is their...
10th Oct 2022, 09:56
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

I would make it simple. Each such activity (if...

I would make it simple. Each such activity (if undoubtedly sabotage by Russia) = + 50 HIMARS/Lopard2/Abrams/... to Ukraine.
Next level: ATACMS.
9th Oct 2022, 20:55
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

Tough luck! I wonder when will Russia (namely ...

Tough luck!
I wonder when will Russia (namely the TV mouthpieces) finally fully realise how big they f***'ed up?!
Ho do you get to have a small Empire? By starting with a...
9th Oct 2022, 09:08
Replies: 268
Views: 31,625
Posted By henra

???C'mon. I mean they might not be the...

???C'mon.
I mean they might not be the brightest bulbs on the planet but they are ON SITE. If it was a boat they will find it PHYSICALLY. They will determine chemically what explosives have been...
9th Oct 2022, 08:32
Replies: 268
Views: 31,625
Posted By henra

I checked the videao again step by step. What...

I checked the videao again step by step.
What we see in the picture is just a bow wave. You can see that a small wave forms behind the pillar of the bridge as well at the left border of the circle,...
8th Oct 2022, 12:35
Replies: 268
Views: 31,625
Posted By henra

Looked at the video again and have to say: I'm...

Looked at the video again and have to say: I'm pretty sure there is a boat arriving fast just in that second just in that place and just when it arrives - kaboom.
7th Oct 2022, 17:53
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

I think it just confirms the mismatch between the...

I think it just confirms the mismatch between the carrying of the burden between the regions. The majority of the Russian soldiers sent to war are recruited from regions where a water toilet is not...
29th Sep 2022, 12:52
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

I tend to think that is because of some...

I tend to think that is because of some tendencies inside Belarus to loosen the ropes to mother Russia lately. If Belarus breaks away things will get even worse for Mad Vlad'.
20th Sep 2022, 11:40
Replies: 575
Views: 168,796
Posted By henra

Easily. They are one place in front of Turkey...

Easily.
They are one place in front of Turkey in global GDP ranking. And that with 1/8 the population.
19th Sep 2022, 19:00
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

Agreed that some of the prerequisites for BMD...

Agreed that some of the prerequisites for BMD might not be fulfilled for the Kinzhal. I do wonder though how the flight profile of the latter is. I heavily doubt that it will achieve and sustain...
19th Sep 2022, 18:17
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

Why would he need a Kinzhal for this. A normal...

Why would he need a Kinzhal for this. A normal ballistic 9K723 Iskander-M would do. As a ballistic Missile with M6,3 that is not easy to intercept either. Word is that Kinzhal is basically an air...
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Sep 2022, 09:42
Replies: 7
Views: 3,549
Posted By henra

That was basically why I was asking that...

That was basically why I was asking that question. The windows of the Apache are much smaller and tailored around the required visibility, and the seats are protecting much of the crew's bodies. At...
Forum: Rotorheads
18th Sep 2022, 10:13
Replies: 7
Views: 3,549
Posted By henra

What really strikes me with the design are the...

What really strikes me with the design are the huge panorama side windows. Bullet proof glass is normally much heavier than regular armour (assuming they are bullet proof -otherwise I wouldn't want...
17th Sep 2022, 08:54
Replies: 63
Views: 17,557
Posted By henra

While I do agree that it probably is a tad on the...

While I do agree that it probably is a tad on the 'big' side for a tactical aircraft in case of the German Air craft it was probably more about putting a bit of pressure on Airbus plus the somewhat...
17th Sep 2022, 08:45
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

Smells like desperation, last stage...

Smells like desperation, last stage...
16th Sep 2022, 18:06
Replies: 63
Views: 17,557
Posted By henra

I see it differently. The F-35 brings a leap in...

I see it differently. The F-35 brings a leap in capability over the predecessors at only moderately higher costs. This leap in capability will always com at a price. This price being minor...
16th Sep 2022, 17:41
Replies: 12,311
Views: 11,312,306
Posted By henra

In the end it doesn't even matter even if those...

In the end it doesn't even matter even if those were Ukrainian Troops. Accidents do happen as well as some unfortunate chaps getting caught in an ambush or taking a wrong turn and ending up in a...
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