How China Plans to Use the Su-35
November 27, 2013
How China Plans to Use the Su-35
Acquisition of the advanced Su-35 fighter would give China some significant new capabilities.
How China Plans to Use the Su-35
Why Would Russia Sell China Su-35 Fighter Jets?
November 19, 2013
Why Would Russia Sell China Su-35 Fighter Jets?
Given China’s history of stealing Russian defense technology, Moscow’s thinking is hard to understand.
Why Would Russia Sell China Su-35 Fighter Jets?
Russia Flies Strategic Bombers Close to Japanese Airspace (Again)
November 19, 2013
Russia Flies Strategic Bombers Close to Japanese Airspace (Again)
Two Russian Tu-95 strategic bombers flew the length of Japan’s airspace this weekend.
Russia Flies Strategic Bombers Close to Japanese Airspace (Again)
Did Russian Jets Violate Japanese Airspace?
February 08, 2013
Did Russian Jets Violate Japanese Airspace?
If true, it would mark the first time that Russia has violated Japanese airspace since 2008.
Did Russian Jets Violate Japanese Airspace?
Intellectual Property Meets Military Technology
February 06, 2013
Intellectual Property Meets Military Technology
Copying advanced foreign military systems has a long, distinguished history. What does the future hold?
Intellectual Property Meets Military Technology
The “Long Pole in the Tent”: China’s Military Jet Engines
December 09, 2012
The “Long Pole in the Tent”: China’s Military Jet Engines
Much has been made of Beijing’s growing military might. Developing and producing high-performance jet engines could be the toughest — but most rewarding — advance.
The “Long Pole in the Tent”: China’s Military Jet Engines
Russia and China Close to SU-35 Deal...Again
November 30, 2012
Russia and China Close to SU-35 Deal...Again
Signs point to a possible deal for China to acquire 24 advanced SU-35 aircraft from Russia.
Russia and China Close to SU-35 Deal...Again
Should Russia sell Su-35 to China?
March 13, 2012
Should Russia sell Su-35 to China?
China has been accused of copying Russian fighters. So why does Moscow seem close to selling it the Su-35?
Should Russia sell Su-35 to China?
China’s Sukhoi Submission
March 04, 2012
China’s Sukhoi Submission
China’s air force has indicated it’s interested in buying the Su-35 fighter from Russia. What does Russia think?
China’s Sukhoi Submission
China’s Sukhoi Submission
March 04, 2012
China’s Sukhoi Submission
China’s air force has indicated it’s interested in buying the Su-35 fighter from Russia. What does Russia think?
China’s Sukhoi Submission
Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly newsletter
The Diplomat Brief