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Originally posted by skippytjc
Looks pretty impressive to me.
Originally posted by Daedalus3
No no..hehe...Looks like the american flag but it isn't actually..Its got the indian tricolor in the inset..where you have the stars in the american flag and the rest is white...Looks pretty similar though...I needed to look twice too to realise the difference!!
Here is a link for the image:
INS Mumbai is the third of the "Delhi Class" of guided missile destroyers and represents the cutting edge of combatant technology in the country. The ship is one of the largest and most powerful battle ships built in this part of the globe and has a displacement of 6,700 tonnes. She is propelled to a maximum speed of 32 knots by four gas turbines (64,000 horsepower) and has a crew of 40 officers and 350 men. INS Mumbai has an immense firepower with a weapon package comprising surface-to-surface missiles, a battery of surface-to-air missiles, a 100 mm gun, four 30 mm Gatling guns, torpedoes, anti-submarine rockets and chaff decoys. In addition, she has a state-of-the-art sensor package of modern radars, sonars and electronic warfare suites.
Originally posted by Hawkssss
Now tell me what you have that are comparable to the 4 052 DDGs we made and the 2 Sovy DDGs bought from Russia??? Nothing. The old carriers you have aren't seaworthy anymore and the new russian carrier won't be delivered until 2008. Oh, BTW, you have virtually no ship building capability.
Originally posted by Daedalus3the ship is quite old...maybe the newer ones incorporate more stealth