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7 Comments on "Launch Of India’s 1st Indigenous Aircraft Carrier On Aug 12"

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3 years 5 months ago

this is huge.. Congrats Team..

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3 years 5 months ago

It’s a good day when any country launches it’s own indigenously built aircraft carrier. Mark’s India’s entry as a maritime power and provides a global footprint.

On the delays, I keep repeating that our sense of handling a project of this magnitude needs to be professional. Years of delay in unheard of in today’s professional competitive world.

Vinu Varughese Oommen
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3 years 5 months ago
why isnt there any proper CIWS system other than the BARAK 8, i mean systems like khastan or phalanx, and why in the world is every world class warships in most navies have just one phalanx or khastan, i mean in a major naval battle, airstrikes and missiles can come in all sides, one phalanx cant take out all of them, i dnt get the logic at all, such expensive warships thy all build and have much less close in weapon systems, remember the movie BATTLESHIP, when the alien warship fired all the explosive rounds on the US Destroyer, the… Read more »
Sohom Dev
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3 years 5 months ago

to Vinu Varughese, Guess u r spoiled with holly flicks , in reality carriers is a part of a battle group , it means , carriers dont sail alone but is accompanied by frigates , destroyers , submarines which sanatise the place where the carrier is moving and brings a security umbrella to the carrier from external threats. It means in case of attack to the carrier , frigates ,destroyers with their own armaments will neutralize the threat first.

alma
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3 years 5 months ago

Vinu: Life!=movie

CIWS effective range is ~4km and has to fire a ~2-3sec burst against any anti ship misille. It takes another ~2sec to find a new target then start another ~2-3sec burst. So when a hypersonic misille (~750m/sec) comes in then in real life 1 ciws can destroy 1 misille. When the missille is hsubsonic (harpoon) then it can destroy maybe 2.

This is the reason.

victor raj
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3 years 5 months ago

Wow. That's big for any country Indigenous aircraft carrier. We need six of them – Out of them 3 should be nuclear powered.

Ralph Doss
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3 years 4 months ago

That is one of the greatest thing that India have ever had. By the way that was truly beautiful.

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