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by art
Wed Jun 29, 2022 8:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 395
Views: 14864

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

It looks as if the committee will regret having that testimony based on hearsay and creating all of this expectation when we found out it was false directly from the Secret service. When that happens, its over. Its starting to look as if its already over. Politics and integrity are uneasy bedfellows.

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by art
Tue Jun 28, 2022 7:30 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion
Replies: 287
Views: 77716

Re: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion

The AMCA engine saga continues... General Electric (GE) of the US, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of jet engines, has submitted a proposal for the co-development of a 110 kn thrust engine with Indian agencies. Top military sources have confirmed to BW Businessworld that GE is being conside...

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by art
Mon Jun 27, 2022 6:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *News Feed* Thread

Ukraine war: Russian missile strike on shopping centre with over 1,000 people inside in city of Kremenchuk, Zelenskyy says At least 10 people were killed and 40 were injured in the attack, according to Dmytro Lunin, the governor of the Poltava region. https://news.sky.com/story/ukraine-war-russian-...

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by art
Mon Jun 27, 2022 5:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *News Feed* Thread
Replies: 162
Views: 31919

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *News Feed* Thread

Ukraine war: Russian missile strike on shopping centre with over 1,000 people inside in city of Kremenchuk, Zelenskyy says At least 10 people were killed and 40 were injured in the attack, according to Dmytro Lunin, the governor of the Poltava region. https://news.sky.com/story/ukraine-war-russian-m...

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by art
Sun Jun 26, 2022 1:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

By the way they are going, it may take another year to take the Sloviansk and Kramatorsk I'd say Ukraine have a better chance of retaking Snake Island which, with the Harpoons, would more or less open the sea lane to Odessa. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donbas#/media/File%3AMap_of_Donbas_region....

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by art
Sat Jun 25, 2022 10:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

It seems to me that the infrastructure and logistics for rapidly shipping grain to reduce the amount of grain in Ukrainian warehouses are wanting. Mother nature makes no concessions to politics or wars: this year's crop will be ready for harvest when it is ready and it will need to be stored.

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by art
Fri Jun 24, 2022 11:07 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Future of the Typhoon vs Rafale
Replies: 56
Views: 9310

Re: Future of the Typhoon vs Rafale

https://www.thedefensepost.com/2022/06/ ... r-typhoon/

PS It would make sense as an interim 4.5G fighter until TF-X is inducted in numbers post 2040. I think that Rafale is out, due to Greece operating it.
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Turkey May Consider Eurofighter Typhoon if F-16 Deal Fails

https://www.thedefensepost.com/2022/06/ ... r-typhoon/

PS It would make sense as an interim 4.5G fighter until TF-X is inducted in numbers post 2040. I think that Rafale is out, due to Greece operating it.

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by art
Fri Jun 24, 2022 8:48 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion
Replies: 287
Views: 77716

Re: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion

Why don't they just use the F414 EPE? Its been ready and waiting for over 10 years now and has 115kN. It sounds like someone in India is thinking along the same lines as you. The first 40 AMCA (Mk1 specification) could use the F414-GE-400 116kN version to be used in Super Hornets. Having seen how p...

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 10:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I doubt that Ukraine will join the EU for many years. I do remember, however, the financial figures being manipulated by the EU so that Greece could qualify to adopt the euro (resulting in the later devastation of their economy). I hope the EU is wiser in its treatment of the Ukraine application fo...

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

The implications around Ukraine's EU membership bid; https://www.youtube.com/post/UgkxgjBoC8wN8kr-hLlgIkAvFlm3_SfljGoG But not just Ukraine; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JXpBj2NDfWc I doubt that Ukraine will join the EU for many years. I do remember, however, the financial figures being manipula...

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I recall reading that Indian imports of Russian oil have gone up twentyfold or thirtyfold recently. Build up your reserve when the price is cheap! :bigthumbsup: The trade value need to be fleshed out. It is a given that Russia is earning lots of cash selling oil to India, China and yes even Europe....

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 6:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Coming Global Debt Storm & Global Food Shortages
Replies: 57
Views: 4044

Re: The Coming Global Debt Storm & Global Food Shortages

Thanks for the response. What is the anti-acronym of HFCS? And why is it bad for health? PS Do people in America pour syrup over food to sweeten it? HFCS = High Fructose Corn Syrup. It's synthetic, so the body doesn't digest it the way it would otherwise digest sugar, which leads to higher instance...

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Coming Global Debt Storm & Global Food Shortages
Replies: 57
Views: 4044

Re: The Coming Global Debt Storm & Global Food Shortages

I have syrup in something or other every few years. I have heard of corn syrup but have no idea what it is. Is it a big thing in the US? What do people use it for? HFCS is a cheap substitute for sugar, extracted from our overly subsidized corn industry. HFCS is basically banned in the EU and many o...

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 4:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Putin says that trade between Russia and the BRICS countries rose 38% in the first 3 months of this year. At this point in time, Putin's quote is like pulling random numbers our if the hat. There may be some truth behind those numbers, trying to find the context however would be like walking throug...

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 3:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Coming Global Debt Storm & Global Food Shortages
Replies: 57
Views: 4044

Re: The Coming Global Debt Storm & Global Food Shortages

PPVRA wrote:
In some cases, they even result in effectively subsidizing high fructose corn syrup…. subsidizing obesity and diabetes.


I have syrup in something or other every few years. I have heard of corn syrup but have no idea what it is. Is it a big thing in the US? What do people use it for?

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Putin says that trade between Russia and the BRICS countries rose 38% in the first 3 months of this year. There are talks about opening Indian retail chains in Russia, and increasing China's presence in the Russian market. Russia's presence in the BRICS countries is increasing. http://idrw.org/talks...

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by art
Thu Jun 23, 2022 8:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 395
Views: 14864

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

I almost feel sorry for those on here doing their absurd mental gymnastics to try and show the sun sets in the morning, rises in the evening, illuminating a flat Earth. That’s the level you are at. Would be funny if not for all the hate groups well represented (remember all those neo Nazi images an...

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by art
Wed Jun 22, 2022 6:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 395
Views: 14864

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

If these hearings elicit evidence leading to criminal prosecution of the ex-president, would that exclude him from running in 2024? A gentleman would voluntarily rule himself out until his name was cleared but I am not too confident that Trump is such a gentleman. No, of course he won't and why sho...

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by art
Wed Jun 22, 2022 5:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 395
Views: 14864

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Any chance of going down the French route to provide greater clarity? Round 1: many candidates may stand for election Round 2: only the 2 candidates who attracted the most votes in round 1 can stand for election Result: whoever is elected must have attracted more than 50% of the votes cast in the co...

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by art
Wed Jun 22, 2022 1:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 395
Views: 14864

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

If these hearings elicit evidence leading to criminal prosecution of the ex-president, would that exclude him from running in 2024? A gentleman would voluntarily rule himself out until his name was cleared but I am not too confident that Trump is such a gentleman.

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by art
Wed Jun 22, 2022 9:50 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion
Replies: 287
Views: 77716

Re: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion

AMCA engine deal with SAFRAN outlined: https://idrw.org/france-to-hold-joint-ipr-on-the-new-engine-for-the-amca-program/ This would be a departure from India's earlier intention to co-develop a new 110kN engine with a foreign OEM with no strings attached regarding its further development or applicat...

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by art
Wed Jun 22, 2022 6:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 395
Views: 14864

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Nancy wants to keep crying wolf until November but apparently outside the usual sheep, no-one cares. IRL folks are more concerned about the "transitory" inflation and Putin's Price Hikes. I don't think 1/6 is in most peoples Top Ten. We'll see in November how good a job Vlad does on steal...

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by art
Tue Jun 21, 2022 9:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Nordstream supply reduced from about 160 million cubic metres per day to 68 million. Flow to Europe down by about a third. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJ-QpBgQfSM Putin trying to ensure that stocks of gas in Europe are depleted so that any cut off will have a greater impact? Remember that now i...

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by art
Tue Jun 21, 2022 7:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 395
Views: 14864

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Serious question, You are British, correct? Why are you so polarized on American politics? Yes, I'm English. Firstly, American politics directly affects me in ways I'm not prepared to discuss here. Secondly, much of the World outside America was severely shocked by the events of 6th January and is ...

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by art
Tue Jun 21, 2022 6:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJ-QpBgQfSM

Putin trying to ensure that stocks of gas in Europe are depleted so that any cut off will have a greater impact?
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Nordstream supply reduced from about 160 million cubic metres per day to 68 million. Flow to Europe down by about a third.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJ-QpBgQfSM

Putin trying to ensure that stocks of gas in Europe are depleted so that any cut off will have a greater impact?

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by art
Tue Jun 21, 2022 5:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

bikerthai wrote:
One note about Russian cash. They may have lots of oil money but end up with nothing available to buy.

bt


China won't sell them goods? India won't sell them goods?

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by art
Tue Jun 21, 2022 1:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1538987949592875010.html A depressing but informative thread that explains how Putin can walk away from Ukraine with the Donbas region as well as getting some sanctions lifted. I read in the link that Putin may hazard that by the winter Ukraine may be amenable to ...

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by art
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:16 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Embraer KC-390 News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 294
Views: 86104

Re: Embraer KC-390 News and Discussion Thread

SK has a dozen C-130H and C-130K and 4 C-130J (via Wiki). Since A400M and C-2 are much larger, I would think the prime candidates are C-130J and C-390 unless the requirement has altered. Previous statements by various South Korean officials seem to indicate the South Koreans are looking towards a 4...

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 10:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I wanted the UN to step in. They have not. Will the world stand by while stored grain is burnt to make way for the new harvest? Or will the governments of countries affected organise a joint appeal to Russia to stop putting their citizens at risk of starving? Russia has a veto in the Security Counc...

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 8:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Is it getting nearer the time to press for a more aggressive existential threat to Putin's Russia. Will history one day say the indirect threats by supplying Ukraine billions in arms was just not enough? Even without NATO being attacked ? What sort of more aggressive existential threat to Putin's R...

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 7:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/ ... aliningrad


...transit of people and goods that are not sanctioned continues.


And now Lithuania is threatening Russia.
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B717fan wrote:
And now Russia is threatening Lithuania.
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/ ... aliningrad


...transit of people and goods that are not sanctioned continues.


And now Lithuania is threatening Russia.

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Invasion of North of Syria by Turkish forces...will likely start soon...
Replies: 38
Views: 2305

Re: Invasion of North of Syria by Turkish forces...will likely start soon...

I'd certainly feel better if we took our nukes out of Turkey and handed the air base back to the them. Maybe we could rotate a few aircraft through there but I thnk US forces in Turkey are a liability now. Let them pay for it's upkeep. Don't know the history intimately but I thought the way the wor...

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 6:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

EU foreign affairs spokesman describes the blockade of Ukrainian food available for export as a '"deliberate war arm" (not too good at talking English) - BBC TV news. I wanted the UN to step in. They have not. Will the world stand by while stored grain is burnt to make way for the new harv...

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 4:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Latest from this excellent channel, a focus on economics with some pertinent historical parallels; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGGwO99fQaI Thanks for the link. So, according to the analyst, Russian GDP down 5%-15%; Ukrainian GDP down 45%. While figures cannot be trusted, the sanctions on Russia...

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 1:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Invasion of North of Syria by Turkish forces...will likely start soon...
Replies: 38
Views: 2305

Re: Invasion of North of Syria by Turkish forces...will likely start soon...

How will other countries react to Turkey invading Syria if that comes to pass? What will Assad think about it? Perhaps he will be content with another country helping to quell Kurdish secessionism.

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 10:15 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Embraer KC-390 News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 294
Views: 86104

Re: Embraer KC-390 News and Discussion Thread

South Korea is looking to buy airlifters. Hercules, A400M and KC-390 are expected to be offered. Perhaps Embraer could get lucky on this one. https://www.janes.com/defence-news/defence/latest/rokafs-airlift-acquisition-to-draw-diverse-capabilities I doubt it will happen, but would love to see the R...

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by art
Mon Jun 20, 2022 7:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: OH GOP Passes Bill Mandating Children Genital Inspection for 'Suspicious' Athletes
Replies: 51
Views: 3300

Re: OH GOP Passes Bill Mandating Children Genital Inspection for 'Suspicious' Athletes

It is interesting that the self-proclaimed "transgender" athletes tend to be formerly mediocre male athletes who suddenly dominate by competing in the women's divisions, leading me to wonder if any of them are genuinely transgender, or if instead they might be scamming the system in an at...

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by art
Sun Jun 19, 2022 8:50 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Future of western fighter production lines
Replies: 126
Views: 50942

Re: Future of western fighter production lines

Eurofighter, for all the lack of focus historically on its development and production leading to high costs (multiple FAL's, fragmented objective strategies on radar development, for example), looks to be receiving orders for about 40 more from Germany, about 40 more from Spain, possibly 24 from Egy...

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by art
Sun Jun 19, 2022 8:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

UK MOD: Since April, Russian medium bombers have likely launched dozens of 1960s era Kh-22 (NATO designation, AS-4 KITCHEN) air-launched, heavy anti-ship missiles against land targets. These 5.5 tonne missiles were primarily designed to destroy aircraft carriers using a nuclear warhead. When employe...

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by art
Thu Jun 16, 2022 10:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Another important detail: Putin thought the Russians would have very limited resistance from the Ukrainian armed forces. They thought the majority would either deflect (happened also in 2014) or surrender. Just some muscle flexing would do the job….. o boy, they were wrong… I don't query what you s...

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by art
Thu Jun 16, 2022 8:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: So was it really a plague? The bubonic plague…
Replies: 13
Views: 1493

Re: So was it really a plague? The bubonic plague…

Why did the government, rich, political, medical, pharmaceutical, and media elite try to manipulate the average masses so much? I recall that the government manipulated health specialists into silence after they started talking of a novel disease that was producing respiratory problems in people, s...

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by art
Thu Jun 16, 2022 6:07 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Embraer KC-390 News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 294
Views: 86104

Re: Embraer KC-390 News and Discussion Thread

Netherlands selects KC-390 as its Hercules replacement! https://aviationweek.com/defense-space/aircraft-propulsion/netherlands-selects-kc-390-hercules-replacement https://www.aviacionline.com/2022/06/embraer-c-390-beats-c-130j-in-the-netherlands-and-it-will-become-its-new-tactical-transport/ Good f...

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by art
Thu Jun 16, 2022 5:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Another important detail: Putin thought the Russians would have very limited resistance from the Ukrainian armed forces. They thought the majority would either deflect (happened also in 2014) or surrender. Just some muscle flexing would do the job….. o boy, they were wrong… I don't query what you s...

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by art
Thu Jun 16, 2022 10:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

My point is beefing up an arm force who is incapable of using the increase capabilities is just as problematic and may end up turning the arms over to the enemy . . . like the Afgan army. We can see now the Ukranian army is not the Afgan army. There is one big elephant in the room with respect to h...

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by art
Thu Jun 16, 2022 2:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Was there any time after 2014 that Ukraine invited permanent US bases to be stationed ukraine? Short of that, you really can't say the West could do anything to stop Russia. bt I don't agree that beefing up Ukraine's ability to defend itself would not have done anything to stop Russia attacking. If...

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by art
Thu Jun 16, 2022 12:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

So, you see Ukraine fighting back to recover the territory lost in 2022? There is no reason why not if the west supplies them with the needed weapons. Agreed. They would not need to recover as much if they had been better equipped and had not lost as much. I think that Europe was negligent in not m...

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by art
Wed Jun 15, 2022 11:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Possible way to circumvent Putin's use of food as a weapon; https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/jun/15/us-build-silos-ukraine-border-export-grain-food-prices I recall hearing/reading a Ukrainian government official saying that the grain currently stored would be burnt if still there when this ye...

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by art
Wed Jun 15, 2022 4:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

"The Ukrainian military is both outnumbered and outgunned" - ex-PM of Ukraine, talking to BBC. Can the Ukrainians hang on to any of the Donbas until heavier weapons arrive from supporting countries? Will enough be supplied? I do not see that happening. A senior presidential adviser to Pre...

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by art
Tue Jun 14, 2022 6:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6441
Views: 434170

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

"The Ukrainian military is both outnumbered and outgunned" - ex-PM of Ukraine, talking to BBC. Can the Ukrainians hang on to any of the Donbas until heavier weapons arrive from supporting countries? Will enough be supplied? I do not see that happening. A senior presidential adviser to Pres...

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by art
Tue Jun 14, 2022 5:15 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion
Replies: 287
Views: 77716

Re: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion

KAI KF-21 should take flight very soon. The ground test progress rate has been around 50% of the whole test plan up to this point (based on test conditions). However, around 95% of the test conditions for safe flight (SOF) that must be completed before the maiden flight have been completed. A ground...

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