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Trump-Modi Meeting: India to Push for Predator Drone Sale
June 23, 2017
Trump-Modi Meeting: India to Push for Predator Drone Sale
India continues to push the U.S. government to sell the Indian Navy advanced surveillance drones.
Trump-Modi Meeting: India to Push for Predator Drone Sale
Russia’s Military to Start Operational Evaluation of T-14 Tank in 2019
June 22, 2017
Russia’s Military to Start Operational Evaluation of T-14 Tank in 2019
Russia’s deadliest tank is slated to enter service in 2020.
Russia’s Military to Start Operational Evaluation of T-14 Tank in 2019
US Navy Sets Commissioning Date for $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
June 22, 2017
US Navy Sets Commissioning Date for $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
The U.S. Navy’s most expensive warship ever will be commissioned in July.
US Navy Sets Commissioning Date for $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier
India, Russia to ‘Soon’ Set Delivery Date for S-400 Missile Air Defense Systems
June 21, 2017
India, Russia to ‘Soon’ Set Delivery Date for S-400 Missile Air Defense Systems
Russia and India are in the final stages of negotiations over the delivery date of new missile air defense systems.
India, Russia to ‘Soon’ Set Delivery Date for S-400 Missile Air Defense Systems
Where Is the Philippines’ Air Force Modernization Under Duterte?
June 21, 2017
Where Is the Philippines’ Air Force Modernization Under Duterte?
Despite delays, there are some signs of progress on key projects.
Where Is the Philippines’ Air Force Modernization Under Duterte?
Boeing Wins Contract to Support Indian Navy’s New Sub-Killer Planes
June 21, 2017
Boeing Wins Contract to Support Indian Navy’s New Sub-Killer Planes
The U.S. defense contractor will continue to support the operational readiness of the Indian Navy’s P-8I Neptune fleet.
Boeing Wins Contract to Support Indian Navy’s New Sub-Killer Planes
Lockheed Martin Agrees to Build F-16 Fighter Jets in India
June 20, 2017
Lockheed Martin Agrees to Build F-16 Fighter Jets in India
U.S. defense contractor Lockheed Martin agreed to set up F-16 production facilities in India.
Lockheed Martin Agrees to Build F-16 Fighter Jets in India
Military Drills Put Russia-China Ties in the Spotlight
June 20, 2017
Military Drills Put Russia-China Ties in the Spotlight
The first of a series of exercises kicked off this week.
Military Drills Put Russia-China Ties in the Spotlight
What’s Next for the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols?
June 20, 2017
What’s Next for the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols?
Southeast Asia’s new minilateral security arrangement officially got underway this week.
What’s Next for the New Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols?
South China Sea: Japan's <em>Izumo</em> Helicopter Carrier Conducts Drill With US Navy Carrier
June 19, 2017
South China Sea: Japan's Izumo Helicopter Carrier Conducts Drill With US Navy Carrier
The Izumo additionally escorted U.S. Navy vessels in the South China Sea.
South China Sea: Japan's Izumo Helicopter Carrier Conducts Drill With US Navy Carrier
China, Pakistan Hold Defense Talks
June 15, 2017
China, Pakistan Hold Defense Talks
Among other things, Beijing and Islamabad agreed to “safeguard the security of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.”
China, Pakistan Hold Defense Talks
Bolstering Taiwan's Last Line of Defense
June 15, 2017
Bolstering Taiwan's Last Line of Defense
There is a lot that Washington can do to boost Taipei's security in the face of the threat posed by Beijing.
Bolstering Taiwan's Last Line of Defense
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
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