Friday, February 14, 2014

Rustom 2

Rustom-2 is an unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV).
I prefer UAV (Unmanned Air Vehicle)because current configuration suggest so.
It is about to test in month or two these photo is actual product not dummy and a person from DRDO confirm that they had completed the ground test of Rustom-2 and test flight soon to be happen.
So best of luck to DRDO.

Saturday, January 5, 2013

A330 MRTT for IAF

The Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) is an aerial refueling tanker aircraft based on the civilian A330-200 and it is now Win the Indian contract for six re-fuller as bases of life cycle cost and under final contract negotiation.

The A330 MRTT has a maximum fuel capacity of 111,000 kg (240,000 lb) without the use of additional fuel tanks, which leaves space for the carriage of 45,000 kg (99,000 lb) of additional cargo.

The A330 MRTT cabin can be modified to carry up to 380 passengers in a single class configuration, allowing a complete range of configurations from maximized troop transport to complex customization suitable for VIP and guest missions. The A330 MRTT can also be configured to perform Medical Evacuation (Medevac) missions; up to 130 standard stretchers can be carried. The main deck cargo configuration allows carriage of standard commercial containers and pallets, military, ISO and NATO pallets (including seats) and containers, and military equipment and other large items which are loaded through a cargo door. Like the A330-200, the A330 MRTT includes two lower deck cargo compartments (forward and aft) and a bulk area capability. The cargo hold has been modified to be able to transport up to 8 military pallets in addition to civilian

Saturday, May 19, 2012

The Hawkeye 105mm

 The Hawkeye 105mm
 The Hawkeye 105mm Weapon System is a lightweight, modular, high-performance howitzer designed to be integrated with many types of combat transportation
The Hawkeye 105mm Weapon System installed on the bed of a Mack Sherpa.

  Mandus Group  is collaborating with Kalyani Defense India

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Stryker ICV

 M1126 Stryker ICV
The  Stryker is a family of eight-wheeled,[6] 4-wheel-drive (8x4), armored fighting vehicles derived from the Canadian LAV III and produced by General Dynamics Land Systems, in use by the United States Army.

BMP Urban Survival Kit (BUSK)

BMP Upgrade The BMP Urban Survival Kit (BUSK), for the protection of battle tanks and AFV/ICV has been developed by Vehicles Research and Development Establishment (VRDE) Ahmednagar,
 Basically a same role as slate armor but with light weight But looking at the pics i found that it is impossible to control the weight penalty unless they adopted something innovative like KTO Rosomak-M1M with QinetiQ RPGNet details i am posting after this post.