April 01, 2022 What Could European Militaries Contribute to the Defense of Taiwan? By Franz-Stefan Gady and Oskar Glaese
It is clear that European militaries can contribute to the defense of Taiwan if required – and they can start taking the necessary steps now.
June 08, 2021 How Chinese Unmanned Platforms Could Degrade Taiwan’s Air Defense and Disable a US Navy Carrier By Franz-Stefan Gady
A fictional war scenario showcases how emerging technological capabilities could be used in a future Sino-U.S. military confrontation over Taiwan.
November 18, 2020 How the US Space Force Doctrine Paves the Way for Future Warfighting By Franz-Stefan Gady
The first doctrine for the new U.S. military branch answers some key questions -- and raises some more.
April 15, 2020 Delivery of Rafale Fighters to India Likely Delayed Due COVID-19 By Franz-Stefan Gady
The delivery of the first batch of Rafale fighter jets to the Indian Air Force will likely be delayed by three months, according to Indian defense sources.
April 15, 2020 US State Department Clears Lightweight Torpedo, Harpoon Missile Sales to India By Franz-Stefan Gady
India is slated to receive 16 MK 54 lightweight torpedoes and ten Harpoon Block II air-launched missiles for its latest maritime patrol aircraft.
April 13, 2020 US Navy Reports First COVID-19 Death of USS Theodore Roosevelt Crew Member By Franz-Stefan Gady
A sailor of the coronavirus-infected USS
Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier died Monday. April 13, 2020 Commissioning of Russia’s First Upgraded Borei-Class Ballistic Missile Sub Delayed By Franz-Stefan Gady
Knyaz Vladimir is expected to be delivered to Russia’s Northern Fleet by the end of June. April 10, 2020 Japan Intercepted Chinese Military Aircraft 675 Times in Fiscal Year 2019 By Franz-Stefan Gady
This marks a six percent increase compared with the same period in fiscal year 2018.
April 09, 2020 US F-22 Fighters Intercept Russian Il-38 Maritime Patrol Aircraft off Alaska By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Russian aircraft were intercepted entering the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone on April 8.
April 09, 2020 US Navy Carrier USS Gerald R. Ford Undergoes Combat Systems Tests By Franz-Stefan Gady
The aircraft carrier completed tests of vital combat systems during its post-delivery test and trials phase in March and April.
April 08, 2020 MH-60R Helicopters to Begin Flight Trials Aboard Royal Australian Navy’s Largest Warship By Franz-Stefan Gady
First-of-class flight trials for the service’s new MH-60R helicopters will begin aboard the HMAS
Adelaide shortly. April 08, 2020 Japan’s First Soryu-Class Attack Sub Fitted With Lithium-Ion Batteries Arrives at Homeport By Franz-Stefan Gady
The new attack submarine arrived at a Japanese naval base in Kure in southwestern Japan on April 7.