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China and Japan Holding Maritime Talks to Prevent Maritime Clashes
June 15, 2017
China and Japan Holding Maritime Talks to Prevent Maritime Clashes
Japan wants a “hotline” but China unlikely to moderate its behavior.
China and Japan Holding Maritime Talks to Prevent Maritime Clashes
US Navy Commander’s Philippines Voyage Reaffirms Alliance in Duterte Era
June 14, 2017
US Navy Commander’s Philippines Voyage Reaffirms Alliance in Duterte Era
U.S. Pacific Fleet Commander Scott Swift was in Manila this week.
US Navy Commander’s Philippines Voyage Reaffirms Alliance in Duterte Era
Chinese Navy Task Group Visits Pakistan With a Focus on Increasing Interoperability
June 14, 2017
Chinese Navy Task Group Visits Pakistan With a Focus on Increasing Interoperability
Three Chinese warships are in Pakistan for a four-day visit that will include training exercises.
Chinese Navy Task Group Visits Pakistan With a Focus on Increasing Interoperability
Indian Warships Arrive in Australia for Military Exercise
June 13, 2017
Indian Warships Arrive in Australia for Military Exercise
The Indian Navy and Royal Australian Navy will hold their first-ever bilateral naval drill off the coast of Western Australia this month.
Indian Warships Arrive in Australia for Military Exercise
India Set to Deploy Armed Helicopters Along Eastern Border to Counter China
June 13, 2017
India Set to Deploy Armed Helicopters Along Eastern Border to Counter China
India is expected to dispatch a squadron of helicopters to the border to strengthen its military presence there.
India Set to Deploy Armed Helicopters Along Eastern Border to Counter China
Indonesia Talks Up Military Ties With Poland
June 13, 2017
Indonesia Talks Up Military Ties With Poland
Luhut Pandjaitan highlighted the potential for military relations between the two sides during a recent visit.
Indonesia Talks Up Military Ties With Poland
Russia’s Navy to Operate 7 Next-Generation Ballistic Missile Subs by 2021
June 12, 2017
Russia’s Navy to Operate 7 Next-Generation Ballistic Missile Subs by 2021
Russia’s defense minister recently announced that the Russian Navy will operate seven ballistic missile submarines by 2021.
Russia’s Navy to Operate 7 Next-Generation Ballistic Missile Subs by 2021
Is India's Submarine Fleet Defenseless?
June 12, 2017
Is India's Submarine Fleet Defenseless?
The Indian Navy’s most advanced submarines still lack adequate armament.
Is India's Submarine Fleet Defenseless?
Promoting Submarine Operational Safety in the Indo-Pacific
June 09, 2017
Promoting Submarine Operational Safety in the Indo-Pacific
A more holistic framework is needed beyond some of the reactive approaches that have been proposed.
Promoting Submarine Operational Safety in the Indo-Pacific
US Navy Plans to Deploy Two Littoral Combat Ships to Singapore in 2018
June 09, 2017
US Navy Plans to Deploy Two Littoral Combat Ships to Singapore in 2018
Previous plans to deploy multiple LCSs have been set back by breakdowns.
US Navy Plans to Deploy Two Littoral Combat Ships to Singapore in 2018
Malaysia’s Coast Guard Gets New Chief
June 08, 2017
Malaysia’s Coast Guard Gets New Chief
Zulkifili bin Abu Bakar has been sworn in as the head of the agency.
Malaysia’s Coast Guard Gets New Chief
Indonesia, Russia Have Finalized Contract for Delivery of Su-35 Fighter Jets
June 08, 2017
Indonesia, Russia Have Finalized Contract for Delivery of Su-35 Fighter Jets
The final contract is to be inked this year, according to a senior Russian defense industry official.
Indonesia, Russia Have Finalized Contract for Delivery of Su-35 Fighter Jets
Philippines, Czech Republic Ink New Defense Pact
June 08, 2017
Philippines, Czech Republic Ink New Defense Pact
Manila and Prague sign a Defense Cooperation Agreement, but disclose few details about what this might mean for the future of their military ties.
Philippines, Czech Republic Ink New Defense Pact
Russia to Receive 2 Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Jets in 2017
June 07, 2017
Russia to Receive 2 Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Jets in 2017
Two more PAK FA (T-50) prototypes will be delivered to the Russian Air Force this year.
Russia to Receive 2 Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Jets in 2017
US Navy to Commission New Littoral Combat Ship
June 07, 2017
US Navy to Commission New Littoral Combat Ship
It is only the second time in the U.S. Navy’s history that a warship will be named after a living woman.
US Navy to Commission New Littoral Combat Ship
Japan Rolls Out First Domestically-Built F-35 Stealth Fighter
June 06, 2017
Japan Rolls Out First Domestically-Built F-35 Stealth Fighter
The first Japanese-built F-35A was officially unveiled on June 5.
Japan Rolls Out First Domestically-Built F-35 Stealth Fighter
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