Author Archives: Larkins Dsouza

Founded Defence Aviation, clean freak, loves everything aviation, serendipitous & loves to create something new.

You're making me angry, You wouldn't like me when I'm angry

a href=”http://bp0.blogger.com/_RRbP6fpJWAc/RdQjYyanU7I/AAAAAAAAABU/1255l3ACcrM/s1600-h/hulk.jpg”img id=”BLOGGER_PHOTO_ID_5031685592436921266″ style=”margin: 0px 10px 10px 0px; float: left; width: 204px; height: 171px;” alt=”” src=”http://bp0.blogger.com/_RRbP6fpJWAc/RdQjYyanU7I/AAAAAAAAABU/1255l3ACcrM/s320/hulk.jpg” border=”0″ height=”194″ width=”228″ //abr /divLots of people have wondered what the US Army would have been if Hulk was inducted to the service :). Well today I am going to talk about this movie for a special yet confusing reason. /divdivIn the movie, after ...

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F-22A Deployment to Japan Delayed

The US Air Force’s planned deployment of its newest stealth fighters to Japan has been postponed due to a computer problem, a US official said Feb. 13.Twelve F-22A Raptors had been scheduled to fly to span class=”blsp-spelling-error” id=”SPELLING_ERROR_0″Kadena/span Air Base on the southern island of Okinawa from Hawaii on Feb. 10.“We discovered a software problem in operating the navigation system,” ...

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Airshow in my hometown

There is a airshow coming to my city: a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mangalore”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mangalore/a I am span class=”blsp-spelling-corrected” id=”SPELLING_ERROR_0″so/span exited, this is first time in span class=”blsp-spelling-error” id=”SPELLING_ERROR_1″Mangalore/span. It’s will be held on 9th and 10th of April. Indian span class=”blsp-spelling-error” id=”SPELLING_ERROR_2″Airforce/span is not getting any good fighter like span class=”blsp-spelling-error” id=”SPELLING_ERROR_3″Su/span-30, we will be seeing Surya span class=”blsp-spelling-error” id=”SPELLING_ERROR_4″Kirans/span and some helicopters and ...

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India to Spend US$35 Billion on Military Aviation by 2030

India will be spending a massive $35 billion on military aviation over the next 20-25 years for the simple reason that most of the existing aircraft need replacement sooner or later – and there is also a requirement for more aircraft with newer technology.According to a study done by the writers and published in the latest issue of the India ...

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US vs Russian designs

Lots of people ask this question if American fighter planes are better in design or Russian. Well what we have to see here is that what these airforce really want, Russians have lots of ideas but don’t have enough cash to put them to use, on the other hand US has enough cash so they make their planes as per ...

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U.S. sends stealth fighter planes to South Korea

The US has always claimed that it wants a nuclear-weapons-free Northeast Asia, but its actions – especially since the advent of the Bush administration – in the Korean Peninsula belie that. “Axis of evil” member North Korea, for its part, has long provided evidence that it supports non-proliferation and denuclearization, notwithstanding its missile and weapons tests last year. – Henry ...

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Russian Military Overhaul

Russia’s Defense Minister Unveils Plans to Overhaul Militarybr /(Source: Voice of America News; issued Feb. 8, 2007)br /br /MOSCOW — Russia has unveiled plans to replace nearly half the army’s hardware by 2015. Welcomed by some as a long-overdue necessity, others question whether the plan can really be carried out. Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov told lawmakers Wednesday the government planned ...

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DRDO Developing Medium Combat Aircraft

a href=”http://bp1.blogger.com/_RRbP6fpJWAc/RcxKjCanU5I/AAAAAAAAAA4/pqoluPeRaNc/s1600-h/Mca1.jpg”img id=”BLOGGER_PHOTO_ID_5029476849670378386″ style=”FLOAT: left; MARGIN: 0px 10px 10px 0px; CURSOR: hand” alt=”” src=”http://bp1.blogger.com/_RRbP6fpJWAc/RcxKjCanU5I/AAAAAAAAAA4/pqoluPeRaNc/s320/Mca1.jpg” border=”0″ //abr /divIndia will build its own Medium Combat Aircraft (MCA), which will be an extension of the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) program, said M. Maharajah, chief of India’s Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO).br /“We see opportunities to build an MCA and eventually a UCAV ...

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Russia And India To Jointly Make Fighter Planes

MOSCOW: Russia and India are to co-operate on the development of fighter jets, the Russian defence ministry announced yesterday in advance of Defence Minister Sergei Ivanov’s visit to India tomorrow.br /An agreement over the joint development of so-called “fifth- generation” fighter jets should be signed within months, said spokesman Colonel-General Anatoli Masurkevitch.br /A joint Russian-Indian military exercise is also scheduled ...

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B-2 spirit

a href=”http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/4/45/B-2_Spirit.jpg/250px-B-2_Spirit.jpg”img style=”FLOAT: left; MARGIN: 0px 10px 10px 0px; WIDTH: 320px; CURSOR: hand” alt=”” src=”http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/4/45/B-2_Spirit.jpg/250px-B-2_Spirit.jpg” border=”0″ //abr /divDefeating an enemy’s air defenses to deliver weapons on target is what the Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit does best. The B-2 can fly more than 6,000 nautical miles before refueling (more than 10,000 nautical miles with just one refueling) while carrying 40,000 pounds ...

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