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Thailand’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
June 01, 2017
Thailand’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
Chalermchai Sitthisad made his introductory trip to the city-state this week after taking over his new post late last year.
Thailand’s New Army Chief Makes First Singapore Visit
Thailand Eyeing Israel Artillery System
May 16, 2017
Thailand Eyeing Israel Artillery System
RTMC is reportedly looking to procure platforms to boost the Southeast Asian state’s defenses.
Thailand Eyeing Israel Artillery System
Did Thailand Secretly Approve Its China Submarine Buy?
April 27, 2017
Did Thailand Secretly Approve Its China Submarine Buy?
A recent controversy over the transparency of the purchase reveals how tone-deaf the junta-led government can be.
Did Thailand Secretly Approve Its China Submarine Buy?
When Will Thailand's First China Submarine Arrive?
January 31, 2017
When Will Thailand's First China Submarine Arrive?
Thai defense officials are bullish about approving a key acquisition.
When Will Thailand's First China Submarine Arrive?
What’s Next for Russia-Thailand Military Ties?
January 20, 2017
What’s Next for Russia-Thailand Military Ties?
A recent meeting offers a window into the current state of the relationship.
What’s Next for Russia-Thailand Military Ties?
When Are China’s Submarines Coming to Thailand?
January 20, 2017
When Are China’s Submarines Coming to Thailand?
2017 could finally see some progress on a high-profile deal.
When Are China’s Submarines Coming to Thailand?
Thailand, Ukraine Move Towards Joint Production of APCs
September 21, 2016
Thailand, Ukraine Move Towards Joint Production of APCs
Sources suggest the two sides are closer to joint production.
Thailand, Ukraine Move Towards Joint Production of APCs
The Truth About Thailand’s 2017 Defense Budget ‘Hike’
September 10, 2016
The Truth About Thailand’s 2017 Defense Budget ‘Hike’
The increase in defense spending needs to be put into proper perspective.
The Truth About Thailand’s 2017 Defense Budget ‘Hike’
Thailand Will Get First M58 Patrol Gun Boat Soon
July 15, 2016
Thailand Will Get First M58 Patrol Gun Boat Soon
Final fit-out currently ongoing ahead of planned delivery by September.
Thailand Will Get First M58 Patrol Gun Boat Soon
Thailand, Ukraine Eye Deeper Defense Ties
July 07, 2016
Thailand, Ukraine Eye Deeper Defense Ties
Countries discuss defense industry collaboration and co-production of military equipment.
Thailand, Ukraine Eye Deeper Defense Ties
Is Thailand Now Serious About Submarines from China?
July 06, 2016
Is Thailand Now Serious About Submarines from China?
Despite some encouraging signs, lingering concerns persist.
Is Thailand Now Serious About Submarines from China?
Thailand to Buy Battle Tanks from China
May 18, 2016
Thailand to Buy Battle Tanks from China
Agreement inked with Beijing for MBT-3000s.
Thailand to Buy Battle Tanks from China
Thailand’s Navy to Get Boost with New Patrol Vessels
September 02, 2015
Thailand’s Navy to Get Boost with New Patrol Vessels
Bangkok had procured four new vessels from a local shipyard.
Thailand’s Navy to Get Boost with New Patrol Vessels
Thailand’s Air Force Gets a Boost with New Helicopters
August 27, 2015
Thailand’s Air Force Gets a Boost with New Helicopters
The RTAF receives four EC725 helicopters which will become operational next month.
Thailand’s Air Force Gets a Boost with New Helicopters
Will Thailand Realize Its Submarine Quest?
May 01, 2015
Will Thailand Realize Its Submarine Quest?
Bangkok inches closer towards realizing its long-deferred dream.
Will Thailand Realize Its Submarine Quest?
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