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by leonard
28 May 2022, 15:38
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section Infantry Weapons
Replies: 1173
Views: 366231
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Re: Section Infantry Weapons

With an interest from comparing the history of the two rifles bellow i have a question. Is it true that at the time when H&K was under British Aerospace control that was intense lobbying campaign for the adoption of the G36 by the British Army even in limited numbers for special forces use ?????...
by leonard
27 May 2022, 17:24
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: RN anti-ship missiles
Replies: 943
Views: 195765
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Re: RN anti-ship missiles

If the Royal Navy would to take the road of the most capable of the anti-ship missile systems and not take shortcuts for reasons of costs this is the example to follow
by leonard
27 May 2022, 17:14
Forum: British Army
Topic: Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery future developments
Replies: 629
Views: 208541
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Re: Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery future developments

Same brand new photos for better understanding of the what could have been if the modernization of the AS90 would have taken place .In the photos same brand new KRAB SPG .
by leonard
27 May 2022, 14:35
Forum: British Army
Topic: Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery future developments
Replies: 629
Views: 208541
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Re: Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery future developments

Has been any consideration of the concept like this in the past or even studies????
by leonard
27 May 2022, 14:19
Forum: British Army
Topic: 105mm L118 Light gun
Replies: 162
Views: 58888
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Re: 105mm L118 Light gun

In the meantime in Ukraine someone just arrived
by leonard
26 May 2022, 18:09
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section Infantry Weapons
Replies: 1173
Views: 366231
Italy

Re: Section Infantry Weapons

In the meantime for what was uber marketed as the ultimate rifle from a glorious line of products things are going not so great
by leonard
26 May 2022, 17:56
Forum: Defence Elsewhere
Topic: JAPAN / 日本
Replies: 397
Views: 14485
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Re: JAPAN / 日本

Just from this photo whe can observe were the things would go in the future in warship design.
by leonard
26 May 2022, 09:08
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Eurofighter Typhoon (RAF)
Replies: 2300
Views: 682940
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Re: Eurofighter Typhoon (RAF)

First sighting of the AESA Leonardo ECRS Mk2 radar
by leonard
24 May 2022, 16:06
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 31 Frigate (Inspiration Class) [News Only]
Replies: 7585
Views: 1897213
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Re: Type 31 Frigate (Inspiration Class) [News Only]

The latest rendering of the Type 31/Arrowhead 140 in competition for the Hellenic Navy corvettes program + MLU of the (4 ) Hydra class . To call this Arrowhead 140 with its 5700 tonnes and it's armament a corvette is samething out of a "Evil Plan " of Babcock. Your thoughts ??? https://mob...
by leonard
23 May 2022, 22:08
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Future ASW
Replies: 433
Views: 156855
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Re: Future ASW

It's seams that the war in Ukraine has force to open the gates of the dams in regards to the finances on same project . We have same news on the future Dutch-Belgian ASW frigates below .The Nr. of Mk41 vls is now officially 16 in both countries versions and is a return to the long version of the fri...
by leonard
23 May 2022, 20:01
Forum: British Army
Topic: 105mm L118 Light gun
Replies: 162
Views: 58888
Italy

Re: 105mm L118 Light gun

In the meantime somebody has just arrived in the frontlines in Ukraine right now and this is it first spotting
by leonard
22 May 2022, 19:52
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section Infantry Weapons
Replies: 1173
Views: 366231
Italy

Re: Section Infantry Weapons

And the Oscar for the most tacticool in the world go to this JGSDF soldier!!!!!
by leonard
22 May 2022, 14:57
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section Infantry Weapons
Replies: 1173
Views: 366231
Italy

Re: Section Infantry Weapons

For comparison purposes everyone else has gone all in with the H&K 416A7 for their special forces example bellow


by leonard
21 May 2022, 22:55
Forum: British Army
Topic: Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery future developments
Replies: 629
Views: 208541
Italy

Re: Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery future developments

Can anyone have any knowledge if the AS90 turret of that prototype vehicle above is the turret that the Polish Government bought the license production for their Krab 155mm SPG or it was just the standard AS90 turret ???
by leonard
21 May 2022, 22:40
Forum: British Army
Topic: Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery future developments
Replies: 629
Views: 208541
Italy

Re: Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery future developments

And now for "on the memory lane " series this
by leonard
21 May 2022, 18:55
Forum: Joint Service
Topic: Martlet/Lightweight multirole missile
Replies: 123
Views: 44539
Italy

Re: Martlet/Lightweight multirole missile

In the meantime LMM Martlet missile is becoming increasingly the weapon of choice on shooting down Russian drones.The best example bellow with two new kills .
by leonard
21 May 2022, 18:21
Forum: Joint Service
Topic: New Medium Helicopter [NMH] - (RAF & AAC)
Replies: 51
Views: 3792
Italy

Re: New Medium Helicopter [NMH] - (RAF & AAC)

In the meantime the AW149 who i would say that is the front runner of this program is taking the flight in another places ( that desert camo is just great )
by leonard
20 May 2022, 15:06
Forum: British Army
Topic: NLAW (Next-generation Light Anti-tank Weapon) (British Army)
Replies: 34
Views: 2448
Italy

Re: NLAW (Next-generation Light Anti-tank Weapon) (British Army)

Incredibly body camera video of a Ukrainian fighter using the NLAW in combat
by leonard
19 May 2022, 00:12
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 31 Frigate (Inspiration Class) [News Only]
Replies: 7585
Views: 1897213
Italy

Re: Type 31 Frigate (Inspiration Class) [News Only]

And for the series "What could have been " I found the design configuration that was proposed to the Hellenic Navy .I don't know if this was posted before but you can clearly see the fact that Royal Navy Type 31 is very very light armed. Again my compliments to the artists . https://mobile...
by leonard
18 May 2022, 15:47
Forum: British Army
Topic: Gun 84mm Infantry L14a1 (CARL GUSTAV)
Replies: 33
Views: 19160
Italy

Re: Gun 84mm Infantry L14a1 (CARL GUSTAV)

The Carl Gustav and the German DND RGW 90 have both been defeated by the Instalaza CS90 for the Italian Naval Infantry Brigade tender
by leonard
18 May 2022, 15:08
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section Infantry Weapons
Replies: 1173
Views: 366231
Italy

Re: Section Infantry Weapons

From the land of Peter Jackson and the same LMT rifle won and was adopted by Estonian Army with all the accessories as their standard rifle. Any info if it is in competition for the Special forces Brigade new rifle
by leonard
18 May 2022, 14:27
Forum: British Army
Topic: M777 Portee DVD 2016
Replies: 51
Views: 20190
Italy

Re: M777 Portee DVD 2016

Russian M.O.D video of targeting the M777A2 howitzer. When you go very close to the frontlines you expose yourself to danger
by leonard
17 May 2022, 22:04
Forum: British Army
Topic: Foxhound Protected Vehicle
Replies: 279
Views: 87960
Italy

Re: Foxhound Protected Vehicle

I don't know if this is correct thread for this news but luck who is joining the fight in the frontlines of the East of Ukraine. If this is not a testament of a well thought and made vehicle
by leonard
17 May 2022, 21:32
Forum: Joint Service
Topic: New Medium Helicopter [NMH] - (RAF & AAC)
Replies: 51
Views: 3792
Italy

Re: New Medium Helicopter [NMH] - (RAF & AAC)

In the meantime thanks to the great job of Xav we can look at the French Way of their medium helicopter replacement program.I think also that the Thales cockpit will be the same as on the H175 M offering if the UK Mod do not mandates otherwise. https://mobile.twitter.com/xaviervav/status/15265031659...
by leonard
17 May 2022, 21:18
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Current & Future Amphibious Capability - General Discussion
Replies: 3582
Views: 905846
Italy

Re: Current & Future Amphibious Capability - General Discussion

In meantime this news and the concept of it is very interesting and it's not same uber expensive project wich will need years of R&D also the weapons systems are in Royal Navy inventory namely the Aster 15/30 missile https://t.co/txZLh9SzzC I have often wondered what benifits these offer over a...