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China to Likely Induct New Aircraft Carrier Ahead of Schedule
August 07, 2017
China to Likely Induct New Aircraft Carrier Ahead of Schedule
China’s first home-grown carrier could be delivered to the navy as early as the end of 2018.
China to Likely Induct New Aircraft Carrier Ahead of Schedule
The Battle of Midway, 75 Years On
June 07, 2017
The Battle of Midway, 75 Years On
75 years later, the Battle of Midway stands as one of the greatest all-time naval victories.
The Battle of Midway, 75 Years On
From China's New Aircraft Carrier to Malabar 2017: Naval Update in the Asia-Pacific
May 18, 2017
From China's New Aircraft Carrier to Malabar 2017: Naval Update in the Asia-Pacific
The Diplomat's editors discuss recent naval procurement decisions and exercises across the Asia-Pacific region.
From China's New Aircraft Carrier to Malabar 2017: Naval Update in the Asia-Pacific
What Does China's New Aircraft Carrier Mean for the <em>Liaoning</em>?
May 01, 2017
What Does China's New Aircraft Carrier Mean for the Liaoning?
China seems to be taking the same careful approach to its carrier program as Japan took during the interwar period.
What Does China's New Aircraft Carrier Mean for the Liaoning?
China's First Domestically Built Aircraft Carrier May Launch Any Day Now
April 24, 2017
China's First Domestically Built Aircraft Carrier May Launch Any Day Now
China's first homemade carrier could launch in the coming days.
China's First Domestically Built Aircraft Carrier May Launch Any Day Now
The Indian Navy Looks for a New Carrier-Based Fighter
January 30, 2017
The Indian Navy Looks for a New Carrier-Based Fighter
The Indian Navy looks for a successor to the now-nixed HAL Tejas Light Combat Aircraft.
The Indian Navy Looks for a New Carrier-Based Fighter
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
January 03, 2017
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
China’s investment in aircraft carriers will take a great deal of time and money to reach its full potential.
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
China's First Homemade Carrier Could Take to the Seas Later This Year
August 29, 2016
China's First Homemade Carrier Could Take to the Seas Later This Year
Multiple reports suggest that the PLAN's first indigenous carrier could enter sea trials later this year.
China's First Homemade Carrier Could Take to the Seas Later This Year
So You Think You Can Sell a Fourth Generation Carrier-Launched Fighter?
January 04, 2016
So You Think You Can Sell a Fourth Generation Carrier-Launched Fighter?
A big problem for selling carrier-based fighters is that there are simply too few carriers to go around.
So You Think You Can Sell a Fourth Generation Carrier-Launched Fighter?
Revealed: Details of India's Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
July 22, 2015
Revealed: Details of India's Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
New details emerge about India's second indigenously built aircraft carrier.
Revealed: Details of India's Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
What Does India's Carrier Aviation Future Hold?
April 23, 2015
What Does India's Carrier Aviation Future Hold?
Despite the disappointment stemming from India's Rafale deal, the country's future in carrier aviation remains bright.
What Does India's Carrier Aviation Future Hold?
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