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    Post  Isos Mon Feb 19, 2024 9:38 pm

    I wonder how they manage to shoot down a su-35 in their own territory.

    There is no real ukrainian aviation activity in Russia and a plane should be recognizable on radar enough to not mistakenly think it is a missile or drone. And it's not like there is hundreds of fighters flying there, maybe 10 per day at any time and same time.

    So for all their AD fire they should have time to contact the plane. Yet they still manage to destroy their own planes.
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    Post  JohninMK Mon Feb 19, 2024 9:51 pm

    Front #Summary for 19 Feb 2024 by 20:07:zap:

    🔹In #Kherson Direction, without changes, an AFU boats were sunk again during an attempt to land on the left bank.

    🔹In #Zaporozhye Direction, our forces are heavily fighting for #Rabotino, both sides are digging into the positions. So far it is known that ours in fierce fighting have reached the geographical outskirts of the village from the west, south and southeast. The AFU positions are already being attacked from three sides. Advancement is also recorded near #Verbovoye.

    🔹In #SouthDonetsk Direction, our units are advancing west of #Staromayorskoye and in the area of #Prechistovka. Our Artillery thwarted AFU attempts to rotate their forward positions.

    🔹In #Avdeyevka Direction, our sappers report that the mining in the city is dense, there are many traps. They are not surprised to meet a lot of #NATO weapons. Meanwhile, our forces are attacking #Lastochkino, where the enemy's presence remains. The AFU's aim is to gain time to consolidate on the main defensive line. At #Nevelskoye, our troops advanced about 1 more km.

    🔹In the #Bakhmut Direction, our army is approaching the outskirts of #Ivanovskoye (#Krasnoye) with a broad front from #Khromovo to #Chernobylts. The half-encirclement of the AFU in the village looms. And our military has already gained a foothold in its northeastern outskirts. Our Aerospace Forces, artillery and drone pilots continue to very methodically hit any AFU targets in the direction of .Chasov Yar up to pickups.

    🔹In #Svatovo Direction, on the #Seversk front, our forces pushed the AFU back about 1 km on the approaches to #Vasyukovka and gained a foothold in the landing. In the #Liman sector, the further advance on #Terny is not easy. In #Kupyansk sector, after the liberation of #Krakhmalnoye and #Tabayevka, there has been no progress for some time. Meanwhile, our artillery is active. The reason that Zelensky is near #Kupyansk today is the high risk of activation of attacks from our army. It is said that there is a high accumulation of our forces.

    💥The AFU struck #Makeyevka with MLRS today, damaged an oil depot, there is a wounded man. Three children in #Panteleymonovka and a resident of #Donetsk were injured. Furthermore they tried to attack a civilian facility in #Mariupol by a British kamikaze drone with 7 kg of explosives. It was intercepted and landed. #Ukraine reports that they have shot down two more Russian aircraft. So far it is known that our plane was shot down near #Mariupol. Moreover, according to the first version, by our own air defence. The MoD refrains from commenting which is not a good trend.

    🎯Our Forces hit In #Kramatorsk enterprises used by the AFU to create armored parts for military equipment. In one of the hangars, a Bradley IFV was covered. In #Lvov, an enterprise producing drones burned at night. They write that the underground put down their security and set the plant on fire.


    https://t.me/sitreports/23220

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    Post  Arkanghelsk Mon Feb 19, 2024 10:00 pm

    Isos wrote:I wonder how they manage to shoot down a su-35 in their own territory.

    There is no real ukrainian aviation activity in Russia and a plane should be recognizable on radar enough to not mistakenly think it is a missile or drone. And it's not like there is hundreds of fighters flying there, maybe 10 per day at any time and same time.

    So for all their AD fire they should have time to contact the plane. Yet they still manage to destroy their own planes.

    If it's a storm shadow and you don't shoot it down then what ?

    You risk a hit on civilians

    This is a problem with IFF, manually coordinating flights is an archaic process that should not be used in this kind of war with so many targets appearing on radar

    It's the same with ships and lack of recon planes to check what Ukrainians are doing in their coast

    In general it is a lack of ISR capability to help Russia identify threats and to respond to them accordingly

    IMO instead of wasting time with anti satellite weapons they should just improve their own IFF, AWACS, ELINT, and command and control capabilities

    As that is where they are lacking big time and is what causes them incidents like the ones you see

    Friendly fire on aircraft, losing ships because they are using iron sights to shoot at USV, and generally things that could be prevented with the right technology

    These things are elementary as well, IFF and a decent fire control system on older ships to intercept USV, and ELINT flights on their own border

    They could all be fixed easily, but they are very slow to implement these changes

    For unknown reasons, but they will eventually get there I guess when the right person is killed on one of these flights or ships - unfortunately


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    Post  Hole Mon Feb 19, 2024 10:11 pm

    Russian air dropped munition lacks JDAM style guidance kit,
    scratch
    UMPK is exactly like JDAM. Only cheaper.

    The issue is that IFF is very poor
    If IFF were poor we would see hundreds of shot down planes/helicopters and not only a handful
    after 500.000+ sorties flown and tens of thousands of successfully destroyed air targets of all kind.

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    Post  ucmvulcan Mon Feb 19, 2024 11:13 pm

    RTN wrote:Russian SU 34 and SU 35 shot down. Even UMPK guidance kit is not helping. Russian air dropped munition lacks JDAM style guidance kit, therefore relatively easy for Ukraine to target Russian jets especially with PAC-2 around.


    Slaw and Baloney, Suck on my Gurkhin! Do you have any evidence for.your claim? Sorry, but the Ukrainian government isn't known for its honesty. By the way, you want to split 150 million dollars US with me? I know a Nigerian barrister, a nice enough chap named Khoffi Mensa and he says that if you give him an advsnced fee of say 2,000 dollars he'll send you that consignment. Now you seem like a gullible sucker, so why not send the Nigerian the money and then split the 150 million 50 50.

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    Post  SolidarityWithRussia Mon Feb 19, 2024 11:21 pm

    Does anyone know where to follow Putin's regular interviews or speeches in English?
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    Post  mnztr Mon Feb 19, 2024 11:29 pm

    I was really impressed by this Iranian SAM :

    An American MQ-9 Reaper reconnaissance and strike drone was very likely shot down in Iraq by an advanced Iranian missile known as Missile 358. It was launched formally by local Iranian proxies.
    The distinguishing feature of the "Rocket 358" is its compactness, which allows it to be launched by a small team from a mobile platform like a pickup truck.

    Using micro-turbojet engines, the missile is thrown to the desired altitude, after which the thrusters are switched on and it starts moving towards the target. The missile can stay in the air for a long time and is both a barrage munition (which has already been tested in combat conditions in Idlib, where Iran destroyed a fuel depot with its help, and in Afghanistan, where it hit a CIA air command post) and as a…



    It essentially lofts a MANPAD much higher and is a jet powered missile that can loiter . INGENOUS!!! The solution to drones will be something like this. Also you do not get the smoke of a rocket launch and need a much smaller, cheaper missile.  Its great for airspace denial. The Houthis used it to take down an MQ9.

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    Post  JohninMK Tue Feb 20, 2024 1:10 am

    Another one gone with luck

    The car with the N@zi leader was blown up by the “Russian DRG” in the suburbs of Odessa

    ▪In the evening, “near one of the military facilities in the suburbs of Odessa” (in Gvardeyskoye), a car of the Ukrainian Volunteer Army exploded and one of the leaders of the Right Sector, Albert Kruchinin, and his wife were riding in it; doctors are trying to save them, the N@zi group said.

    ▪The Ukrainian Volunteer Army stated that the explosion was a terrorist attack. The statement says that the UDA command considers the “activities of enemy DRGs” to be the priority version.
    - RVvoenkor

    https://twitter.com/djuric_zlatko/status/1759707944092880980

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    Post  marcellogo Tue Feb 20, 2024 1:29 am

    Hole wrote:
    Russian air dropped munition lacks JDAM style guidance kit,
    scratch
    UMPK is exactly like JDAM. Only cheaper.

    Actually the UMPK is the equivalent of an JDAM + a gliding kit.

    Only difference is that the UMPK has also the guidance package in its own body so that could be attached on a monolithic bomb, while the JDAM has it and the steering package in the bomb itself, hence its more unshaven external look compared to the Jdam.

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    Post  Mig-31BM2 Super Irbis-E Tue Feb 20, 2024 4:09 am

    According to a media report, the government of US President Joe Biden is considering delivering high-range ATACMS missiles to Ukraine. As the NBC news channel reports, citing two US officials, the ballistic weapons with a range of up to 300 kilometers could become part of the $ 60 billion aid package, which is currently being blocked by the Republicans.

    ...
    The US is supplying ever heavier and more extensive weapons to the fascists. This was and is to be expected. It just confirms what we knew. There must be no buffer left from which such weapons can be launched. In 10 years, these weapons will have a dirty bomb or nuclear weapon attached to the warhead. The zombies in the West will stop at nothing. No buffer, face to face with NATO!

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    Post  PhSt Tue Feb 20, 2024 4:34 am



    There must be no buffer left from which such weapons can be launched. In 10 years, these weapons will have a dirty bomb or nuclear weapon attached to the warhead. The zombies in the West will stop at nothing. No buffer, face to face with NATO!

    This, and Russia needs to increase their thermonuclear stockpile to no less than 400k+ warheads ASAP.

    This is a War of Extermination initiated by the West and Russia must ensure that any foolish move by NATzO will result in NATzO nuclear annihilation.

    On top of the 400k+ nukes, Russia needs to develop more powerful forms of WMD, like anti-matter weapons where one device is capable of destroying continent-size areas. Only weapons with such destructive power will deter the Evil and Demonic NATzO forces attack

    NATzO borders MUST also be pushed back to pre 1980s line. sniper


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    Post  Karl Haushofer Tue Feb 20, 2024 4:46 am

    Russia has not properly enforced its red lines so far. This is why this is happening now. Russia needs to start striking the West directly. Their cities. Their factories. Their infrastructure. Their military. Their civilians. Unless Russia fails to do this Russia will eventually lose because the West will keep escalating.

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    Post  PhSt Tue Feb 20, 2024 4:54 am

    Karl Haushofer wrote:Russia has not blah blah blah

    Keep barking NATzO Dog. You and your family will be eliminated soon attack
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    Post  kvs Tue Feb 20, 2024 5:25 am

    What to do with western true-Ukria is a problem. For sure Russia needs to recover all the lands spanning west to Odessa and north, including Transnistria.
    But the hater toilet in the west is not so clear. Leaving it as a proxy for NATzO to arm is not a good a idea. So it must be pacified somehow and this
    is not obvious.

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    Post  SeigSoloyvov Tue Feb 20, 2024 5:57 am

    Karl Haushofer wrote:Russia has not properly enforced its red lines so far. This is why this is happening now. Russia needs to start striking the West directly. Their cities. Their factories. Their infrastructure. Their military. Their civilians. Unless Russia fails to do this Russia will eventually lose because the West will keep escalating.

    Do that it's nuclear water and everyone dies

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    Post  Karl Haushofer Tue Feb 20, 2024 6:01 am

    SeigSoloyvov wrote:
    Karl Haushofer wrote:Russia has not properly enforced its red lines so far. This is why this is happening now. Russia needs to start striking the West directly. Their cities. Their factories. Their infrastructure. Their military. Their civilians. Unless Russia fails to do this Russia will eventually lose because the West will keep escalating.

    Do that it's nuclear water and everyone dies
    The West is already doing that.
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    Post  nomadski Tue Feb 20, 2024 6:09 am

    I find that I need to post less on this topic . Because things are going well .The Sun is in the sky and the Birds sing ! No seriously the missing bits of the puzzle are fitting in . What is Russian DRG ? Is it a new kind of Pizza topping . The Rain in Spain falls mainly on the plain . There is a new style Pizza topping now being offered by my local takeaway . It is called Kiev Pizza , yes seriously . My next door neighbour , a divorced Ukrainian woman , frequents this takeaway ( walking past the Lamp posts in the street , adorned with the Ukrainian flag ) after dragging teenagers , friends of her teenage son , from the street and shags their brains out . The noise is annoying , not that these European houses are flimsy ! No the reason for the rude sexual loud noise is shamelessness . Will there be a new style Spanish Kiev Paella ? Longer range missiles for Ukrs ? This will only hasten their demise . They can enjoy their Kiev Pizza  under a rainy English sky ! Or was it a rainy Spanish plain ?


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    Post  mnztr Tue Feb 20, 2024 6:17 am

    Karl Haushofer wrote:
    SeigSoloyvov wrote:
    Karl Haushofer wrote:Russia has not properly enforced its red lines so far. This is why this is happening now. Russia needs to start striking the West directly. Their cities. Their factories. Their infrastructure. Their military. Their civilians. Unless Russia fails to do this Russia will eventually lose because the West will keep escalating.

    Do that it's nuclear water and everyone dies
    The West is already doing that.

    Not directly. One good thing they can do is give the Houthis the means to sink a carrier. That would be a massive blow to US prestige and power.

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    Post  Sujoy Tue Feb 20, 2024 6:20 am

    Ukraine talks about downing Russian aircraft but rarely do they find the wreckage. So their alibi is the aircraft crashed in the sea.

    Re guidance kit there is no relation with an aircraft's safety. It is used to increase accuracy of the munition. And it is not used in every mission.

    On board MAWS provides protection, but that too is limited.
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    Post  GarryB Tue Feb 20, 2024 7:44 am

    If they had a decent IFF, this would not happen , the batteries would see a friendly marker on radar

    But this is an area where there is a significant delay to change anything

    It is a modern problem... friendly fire on the ground is perfectly normal in western military operations... it is relatively unusual for air power because the enemy almost never has air power so like that drone hitting that US base in the Middle East... when they hear a drone come in they think it is their own drone returning from a mission.

    The Ukrainian military was truly created in the image of Western Woke Values..

    Western politicians have been using spin doctors for the last few decades to make bad news look good... it is the main reason they can't be trusted, because they cannot say a nice thing about their political opponents... it is war.... even when it isn't...

    If I were Russia, I would use nerve gas to attack underground. Especially in resistance in factories and underground places. The gas is good for cockroaches and pests, so it will work for the Ukrainians and NATO agents

    When talking about underground facilities you just need to find the ventilation system and build some fires near them and put green vegetation on the fires and wait.

    There is no need for warcrimes to be committed... which the west would pounce upon and go nuts over.

    I doubt they would have the necessary nerve agent for the job... the Russians have disposed of their chem and bio weapons programmes because of agreements to do so. Something the US and the west in general clearly violated too.

    Fighterbomber also confirmed an A-50 last month and a Su-34 in December but so far no evidence proving either case, I don't know why people still bother to look at what these idiots have to say about downed aircraft.

    It is interesting that ships get sunk and planes get shot down when Ukraine suffers a major defeat on the battlefield. Those drone attacks wont be very easy or very cheap and would take a lot of effort and risk to mount those attacks. Even that attack that hit that ship and sub in dry dock probably cost them 10-20 storm shadows, probably the same number of MALD decoys and likely a couple of aircraft shot down too.... the cost of the operation was probably greater than the cost of the damage by a huge margin... but the last thing the west is interested in is value for money. (as they divert money into their own pockets while no one is looking.)


    There is a video of Su35

    https://t.me/kalibrated/8526

    Unfortunately it was friendly fire

    As long as the pilot survived it is just a plane... they are making those all the time.

    I wonder how they manage to shoot down a su-35 in their own territory.

    As Ark mentioned, flying low and fast the time available for the shoot down is seconds rather than minutes and if they decide to not shoot and that low fast flying target was a Storm Shadow then you will complain that they let it through.

    So for all their AD fire they should have time to contact the plane. Yet they still manage to destroy their own planes.

    So you want low flying fast Russian fighters to answer radio calls from hundreds of AD batteries all the way in to a target and hundreds more on the way out and back to home base?

    That is interesting. Not practical, but interesting.

    BTW didn't a Patriot SAM system shoot down a Tornado in the gulf war... and it tried to shoot down an F-16 as well but the F-16 had an ARM and hit the Patriot battery first.

    What they need is better coordination between their AF and Air defence forces... a pilot flying a plane around the place should be linked to the Air defence Network to share information and to use its sensors and weapons to fill the gaps in the system with its radar and sensors and weapons.


    IMO instead of wasting time with anti satellite weapons they should just improve their own IFF, AWACS, ELINT, and command and control capabilities

    I suspect they are doing both, but neither are trivial problems.

    Friendly fire on aircraft, losing ships because they are using iron sights to shoot at USV, and generally things that could be prevented with the right technology

    That is the problem though.... in a conflict like this there are always going to be soft weak targets... ships and subs in dry dock... ancient landing ships... old cruisers that have not been properly upgraded for 30 years... and of course civilian targets which they will always fall back on when no military target can be reached.

    Whining about a few hits here and there while their forces are being driven out of fortified positions they have held longer than the Germans held lines in WWI is ridiculous... the Orcs are getting smashed while getting a few lucky hits that barely cause a scratch and claiming victory.

    Russian forces are never going to be perfect and they will strive to fix problems and issues as they come up, but some issues need serious changes and adaptations that will take time.

    We see the use of drones and anti drone systems like cages and nets and jammers, but the corrections to improve the air defence situation are probably rather less obvious and will take more time.

    Integrating all aircraft into the air defence network and create communication channels... not just for warning and avoid blue on blue incidents, but also to share target data so targets can be shared and engaged by a lot more platforms... the sooner you eliminate threats and targets the faster you grind down the enemy force and weaken him to other attacks.


    They could all be fixed easily, but they are very slow to implement these changes

    Of course... easy to fix... no problem at all... right... Americans have been shelling and bombing their allies for centuries... and it still happens.

    So called friendly fire is an issue no country is on top of...

    If IFF were poor we would see hundreds of shot down planes/helicopters and not only a handful
    after 500.000+ sorties flown and tens of thousands of successfully destroyed air targets of all kind.

    Actually you could probably triple that number of sorties because drones are counted and each sortie gives you two opportunities to shoot it down... going out and coming back.

    The AD doesn't know if a low flying aircraft heading towards friendly lines is an enemy drone or missile, or a friendly drone or aircraft returning from a mission. Equally a low flying target moving from Russian to Orc lines could be a returning aircraft or drone of the enemy side... or might have entered friendly airspace further up the line of contact to hit you from an unexpected direction.

    AD is complex and the Russians are orders of magnitude better than the west at it.

    It essentially lofts a MANPAD much higher and is a jet powered missile that can loiter . INGENOUS!!!

    The European ALARM anti radiation missile had a lot of flight modes and one of them was to zoom climb to high altitude and deploy a parachute.... as it fell it listened for radar signals of air defence systems and if it detected one it cut the parachute and lit up a rocket motor and dived down at high speed on the radar emitting target. A flight of aircraft flying low and fast could launch several ALARMS on its flight route to cover their entry and escape from hostile territory...

    Much much better than HARM...

    The car with the N@zi leader was blown up by the “Russian DRG” in the suburbs of Odessa

    So it seems the terrorist shelling of Russian territory has finally born fruit... this attack in Odessa and the attack on a drone factory in Lvov suggests the Russians are supporting resistance groups in enemy held territory... even including Spain it seems...

    Interesting development.

    According to a media report, the government of US President Joe Biden is considering delivering high-range ATACMS missiles to Ukraine. As the NBC news channel reports, citing two US officials, the ballistic weapons with a range of up to 300 kilometers could become part of the $ 60 billion aid package, which is currently being blocked by the Republicans.

    The ironic thing is that the longer range ballistic missiles will actually be much easier to detect and engage with Russian air defence systems. Most of their systems would be easily able to deal with a 300km range ballistic missile...

    Russia has not properly enforced its red lines so far. This is why this is happening now.

    This is happening now because the west is proud and can't admit when it is wrong... even at the cost of a million dead Ukrainians. They can't back down because they fear appearing weak so much they would rather to continue walking in the quicksand...

    It is damaging their economies and their control of international organisations that gave them defacto control of the planet.

    The longer they take to admit they were wrong and back down the greater the damage they will sustain... and they could lose everything.

    Imagine if Dunkirk was not a "great retreat", but was instead a last stand... in the retreat they lost weapons and ammo and equipment, but they kept trained soldiers... if they had doubled down and stood their ground and the Germans wiped them out... first of all the Germans might have been a bit annoyed at the greater loss of men and equipment in the battle and it might have made them think that now that the UK had lost all those men that an attack on the UK made more sense than an attack on the Soviet Union. Remember Germany thought the Soviets were apparently strong but were in fact actually weak... kick the door and the whole house collapses... well what if they decided to defeat the threat to their backs... the UK... before attacking the Soviets... maybe 1943... by which time the Soviets would have Yaks and La-5s and T-34s and KV-1s and would have completed their reforms they were planning from experience in the conflict against Finland... The Soviet would not be at war with the Germans yet so they would be selling oil and steel and material to Germany as Germany destroys the UK... and Stalin could do what the west did... wait until Germany and the UK had worn each other out and then Stalin would attack Germany and likely take all of Europe.

    Russia needs to start striking the West directly. Their cities. Their factories. Their infrastructure. Their military. Their civilians. Unless Russia fails to do this Russia will eventually lose because the West will keep escalating.

    Russia is currently grinding the western proxy of Kievs forces into the dirt. Making this WWIII would not improve things for Russia, but of course Kiev would be overjoyed if they were that stupid. Kiev is that stupid but Russia is not.

    Russia can just destroy western material as it enters the Ukraine and it seems resistance groups in the Ukraine are gaining strength and operating openly now... this is a good sign for Russia and a terrible sign for Kiev because they don't have the men to deal with Russian forces let alone internal problems.

    This could be the start of an internal civil war within the Orc kingdom... I mean they were shelling and bombing Ukrainians in eastern Ukraine so it was always a civil war of course.

    Keep barking NATzO Dog. You and your family will be eliminated soon

    The best punishment for the fans of the west is not to kill them... it is to let them enjoy the American dream that is coming... it does not include prosperity for everyone... only a chosen few...

    But the hater toilet in the west is not so clear. Leaving it as a proxy for NATzO to arm is not a good a idea. So it must be pacified somehow and this
    is not obvious.

    They fixed Chechnia without carpet bombing or murdering them all... most of the time it just takes sitting down and talking with these people and they realise they have been fooled.

    Look at what is happening now... Chechens are volunteering to fight in the Ukraine because they understand what it is like to be fooled by foreigners to fight Russians... to bleed and die for the entertainment of some foreign power using you as a chess piece that will be expended in their game every time.

    The West is already doing that.

    That is the stupidity of the west and they don't see it... but everyone else does.

    The longer this conflict goes on the more the west bleeds and weakens itself and destroys its control of international organisations and creates internal conflicts that reduce its control of itself and its allies.

    Not directly. One good thing they can do is give the Houthis the means to sink a carrier. That would be a massive blow to US prestige and power.

    I find it amusing that people think the Houthies need help against the west... the irony is clear in the recent HATO withdrawal from Afghanistan... it is rich countries with ties to the west... with money and income on the line that the west can defeat the easiest... it is the poor jandal wearing native that scares the west because they have nothing to lose...

    On board MAWS provides protection, but that too is limited.

    Air defence and aircraft protection systems is a battle in itself and advancements in one area lead to investment and work on solutons in other areas to overcome those advancements.

    Saying there are aircraft safe from air defences is like saying there are tanks safe from anti tank weapons... just ridiculous.

    You always risk any platform in war... the point is that the value and devastation to the enemy that that platform can provide allows you to determine whether it is worth sending into battle or not.

    They are testing new C4ISTAR systems on that M-55 presumably with pods for detection and countermeasures and recon purposes... that will almost certainly generate data for any battlefield and combining it with information from other airborne sources could lead to enemy low flying fast missiles and aircraft being detected rather earlier and properly identified and allowing the first AD battery it passes over to shoot it down with confidence.

    Of course some threats are drones like FPV drones which might get airborne 300m away from the target it is going to attack so the ability of a battlefield wide air defence system to deal with that is minimal... but of course it is expected local jammers and laser defence systems and of course smoke and other equipment like APS systems on vehicles can deal with that automatically because of the short time available... if a drone is attacking your vehicle it really doesn't matter if it is an enemy drone or a friendly drone.

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    Post  PapaDragon Tue Feb 20, 2024 8:09 am

    PhSt wrote:.....
    This, and Russia needs to increase their thermonuclear stockpile to no less than 400k+ warheads ASAP. ...

    Dude, are you high or something?

    400k nukes?

    Maximum global number of nukes at it's peak was 63k

    Unless you plan on fighting First Succession War it's a ROFL fantasy


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    Post  SeigSoloyvov Tue Feb 20, 2024 8:32 am

    Karl Haushofer wrote:
    SeigSoloyvov wrote:
    Karl Haushofer wrote:Russia has not properly enforced its red lines so far. This is why this is happening now. Russia needs to start striking the West directly. Their cities. Their factories. Their infrastructure. Their military. Their civilians. Unless Russia fails to do this Russia will eventually lose because the West will keep escalating.

    Do that it's nuclear water and everyone dies
    The West is already doing that.

    Ukraine is, and contrary to some beliefs the white house isn't telling them to strike civilians centers. You can argue we aren't stopping them but realistically we can only hold their leash so tight.

    Now factories, infrastructure that are used in support of the war effort are fair game.

    The US goal here isn't kill Russia ln civis but weaken Russia by Corning it, now what Ukraine does it does
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    Post  pavi Tue Feb 20, 2024 10:11 am

    PhSt wrote:
    Karl Haushofer wrote:Russia has not blah blah blah

    Keep barking NATzO Dog. You and your family will be eliminated soon attack

    I would suggest, that commenting would be kept in civilized level. You may argue, but do it by argumenting using facts, not using childish insaults or threats.

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    Post  Arrow Tue Feb 20, 2024 10:20 am

    o that it's nuclear water and everyone dies wrote:


    Overall, the US nuclear arsenal is becoming increasingly obsolete. Over 50 years old ICBM and 40 years old SSBN. Any longer and the US nuclear potential will decrease significantly. Currently, Russia is already a much modern nuclear power than the USA.

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    Post  Scorpius Tue Feb 20, 2024 11:04 am

    Lukashenko said that Polish and American intelligence agencies are preparing a provocation against the civilian population of Poland, which Russia and Belarus will be accused of

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