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Will China’s New Aircraft Carrier Start Sea Trials This Week?
April 23, 2018
Will China’s New Aircraft Carrier Start Sea Trials This Week?
China’s new aircraft carrier might take to the sea for the first time this week.
Will China’s New Aircraft Carrier Start Sea Trials This Week?
India Pulls out of Joint Stealth Fighter Project With Russia
April 23, 2018
India Pulls out of Joint Stealth Fighter Project With Russia
India has reportedly withdrawn from a 11-year joint program to develop a 5th generation fighter jet with Russia.
India Pulls out of Joint Stealth Fighter Project With Russia
A First: Malaysia to Deploy Warship for RIMPAC 2018
April 20, 2018
A First: Malaysia to Deploy Warship for RIMPAC 2018
Malaysia will send a warship to fully participate in the world’s largest international maritime exercise for the first time.
A First: Malaysia to Deploy Warship for RIMPAC 2018
Russian Navy Receives Upgraded Ballistic Missile Sub
April 20, 2018
Russian Navy Receives Upgraded Ballistic Missile Sub
A retrofitted Soviet-era ballistic missile sub was delivered to the Russian Navy this month.
Russian Navy Receives Upgraded Ballistic Missile Sub
Australia Tests Cooperative Engagement Capability on Air Warfare Destroyer
April 19, 2018
Australia Tests Cooperative Engagement Capability on Air Warfare Destroyer
Australia’s new guided-missile destroyers successfully tested a new wide-area air defense system this month.
Australia Tests Cooperative Engagement Capability on Air Warfare Destroyer
The Future Frigate: An Opportunity to <em>Not</em> Miss a Trick
April 19, 2018
The Future Frigate: An Opportunity to Not Miss a Trick
Now is the time to sacrifice a few sacred cows in service of the greater good.
The Future Frigate: An Opportunity to Not Miss a Trick
Malaysia Spotlights Expanded Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols
April 19, 2018
Malaysia Spotlights Expanded Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols
The Southeast Asian state has called for a widening of collaboration this front in recognition of the challenges it faces and the opportunities before it.
Malaysia Spotlights Expanded Sulu Sea Trilateral Patrols
Chinese Navy to Hold Live-Fire Exercise in Taiwan Strait
April 18, 2018
Chinese Navy to Hold Live-Fire Exercise in Taiwan Strait
Limited drills seem intended to garner headlines more than provoke Taiwan.
Chinese Navy to Hold Live-Fire Exercise in Taiwan Strait
A-29s Carry Out One Third of Afghan Airstrikes
April 18, 2018
A-29s Carry Out One Third of Afghan Airstrikes
Five out of 15 airstrikes that the Afghan Air Force conducts each day are carried out by A-29 light attack aircraft.
A-29s Carry Out One Third of Afghan Airstrikes
US Navy Christens New Littoral Combat Ship
April 18, 2018
US Navy Christens New Littoral Combat Ship
The U.S. Navy’s latest warship was christened on April 14.
US Navy Christens New Littoral Combat Ship
India to Buy 4 Guided-Missile Frigates From Russia
April 18, 2018
India to Buy 4 Guided-Missile Frigates From Russia
India and Russia are set to sign a contract for the construction of four guided-missile frigates for the Indian Navy.
India to Buy 4 Guided-Missile Frigates From Russia
Are India and Japan About to Conclude a $1.3 Billion Military Aircraft Deal?
April 17, 2018
Are India and Japan About to Conclude a $1.3 Billion Military Aircraft Deal?
Japan’s Shinmaywa Industries and India’s Mahindra Defense will partner to promote the sale of amphibious aircraft to the Indian Navy.
Are India and Japan About to Conclude a $1.3 Billion Military Aircraft Deal?
China Announces Commissioning of DF-26 Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile Brigade
April 17, 2018
China Announces Commissioning of DF-26 Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile Brigade
A brigade comprising at least 22 DF-26 launchers has been commissioned into the People's Liberation Army Rocket Force.
China Announces Commissioning of DF-26 Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile Brigade
Singapore’s ASEAN Chairmanship: What’s on the Security Agenda?
April 17, 2018
Singapore’s ASEAN Chairmanship: What’s on the Security Agenda?
A closer look at some of the key items the city-state has proposed during its ASEAN chairmanship this year.
Singapore’s ASEAN Chairmanship: What’s on the Security Agenda?
Will Malaysia Buy Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet?
April 17, 2018
Will Malaysia Buy Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet?
Pakistan has been in “primary talks” with Malaysia over the procurement of the JF-17 fighter jet.
Will Malaysia Buy Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet?
Tejas Fighter Jets Participate in India’s Biggest Air Combat Exercise
April 16, 2018
Tejas Fighter Jets Participate in India’s Biggest Air Combat Exercise
An Indian Air Force combat drill for the first time included the service’s entire fleet of Tejas Light Combat Aircraft.
Tejas Fighter Jets Participate in India’s Biggest Air Combat Exercise
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