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'Optionality' and the Future of US Defense Procurement
January 05, 2017
'Optionality' and the Future of US Defense Procurement
“Optionality” may someday become one of the buzzwords that we simultaneously bemoan and find useful.
'Optionality' and the Future of US Defense Procurement
A False Start for Sino-Pakistani JF-17 <em>Thunder</em>?
January 09, 2016
A False Start for Sino-Pakistani JF-17 Thunder?
Malaysia publically declares that it is not considering the JF-17. How come?
A False Start for Sino-Pakistani JF-17 Thunder?
The Sino-Pakistani JF-17 Might Have Another Buyer in Asia
December 23, 2015
The Sino-Pakistani JF-17 Might Have Another Buyer in Asia
Malaysia recently expressed an interest in the JF-17 Thunder.
The Sino-Pakistani JF-17 Might Have Another Buyer in Asia
An 'All Weather' Encounter: China's Xi Jinping Heads to Pakistan
April 18, 2015
An 'All Weather' Encounter: China's Xi Jinping Heads to Pakistan
Chinese President Xi Jinping will head to Pakistan next week. What's on the agenda?
An 'All Weather' Encounter: China's Xi Jinping Heads to Pakistan
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
March 12, 2015
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
The Bulgarian Air Force may purchase 16 JF-17s from Pakistan.
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
Does the JF-17 Finally Have Buyers?
December 05, 2014
Does the JF-17 Finally Have Buyers?
The Sino-Pakistani jet could finally have found prospective buyers.
Does the JF-17 Finally Have Buyers?
Russia’s Strategic Pakistan Play
July 31, 2014
Russia’s Strategic Pakistan Play
It decision to end its embargo on weapons sales to Pakistan could have multiple benefits for Moscow.
Russia’s Strategic Pakistan Play
Pakistan, Belarus Plan Military and Technical Cooperation
July 17, 2014
Pakistan, Belarus Plan Military and Technical Cooperation
Pakistan may be looking to export arms to Belarus.
Pakistan, Belarus Plan Military and Technical Cooperation
Burma to Purchase Chinese-Pakistani JF-17 Fighter Jets
June 25, 2014
Burma to Purchase Chinese-Pakistani JF-17 Fighter Jets
According to local media, Myanmar will become the first foreign purchaser of the Sino-Pakistan jointly produced fighter.
Burma to Purchase Chinese-Pakistani JF-17 Fighter Jets
Pakistan Continues JF-17 Development
June 24, 2014
Pakistan Continues JF-17 Development
Plus, India mulls allowing more FDI in defense deals and the U.S. response to a China-Japan war. Defense links.
Pakistan Continues JF-17 Development
The Geopolitical Logic of Russia Lifting its Arms Embargo on Pakistan
June 04, 2014
The Geopolitical Logic of Russia Lifting its Arms Embargo on Pakistan
The Kremlin made a major change in its South Asia policy -- was it a sensible one?
The Geopolitical Logic of Russia Lifting its Arms Embargo on Pakistan
Pakistan, China Conclude Shaheen-III Air Exercise
May 29, 2014
Pakistan, China Conclude Shaheen-III Air Exercise
The Pakistani and Chinese air forces honed their interoperability with the Shaheen-III exercise.
Pakistan, China Conclude Shaheen-III Air Exercise
What Can We Learn From Kazakhstan’s Arms Deals?
March 05, 2014
What Can We Learn From Kazakhstan’s Arms Deals?
Recent transactions reflect some underlying trends in the global arms market.
What Can We Learn From Kazakhstan’s Arms Deals?
Pakistan Begins Producing Block-II JF-17 Aircraft
December 27, 2013
Pakistan Begins Producing Block-II JF-17 Aircraft
The Block-II variant of the JF-17s entered production recently, with more advanced weapon systems and avionics.
Pakistan Begins Producing Block-II JF-17 Aircraft
Indonesia Military Powers Up
January 18, 2012
Indonesia Military Powers Up
Flush with cash, Indonesia is beefing up its military with a wish list of F-16s, rocket systems and a destroyer.
Indonesia Military Powers Up
India, China Militaries Go Local
November 27, 2011
India, China Militaries Go Local
India and China used to rely on Cold War patrons for technology. Both now see advantages of home production.
India, China Militaries Go Local
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