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Indonesia, South Korea Close to Signing Attack Submarine Deal
February 14, 2019
Indonesia, South Korea Close to Signing Attack Submarine Deal
Indonesian is close to signing a contract for three more Type 209/1400 diesel-electric attack submarines.
Indonesia, South Korea Close to Signing Attack Submarine Deal
F-35B Stealth Fighters Drop Smart Bombs Over Philippine and East China Seas in Drill
February 14, 2019
F-35B Stealth Fighters Drop Smart Bombs Over Philippine and East China Seas in Drill
In a first, U.S. F-35Bs dropped guided bombs on practice targets during a military exercise at sea in Asia this week.
F-35B Stealth Fighters Drop Smart Bombs Over Philippine and East China Seas in Drill
Russia’s Military to Receive 12 T-14 ‘Armata’ Battle Tanks in 2019
February 14, 2019
Russia’s Military to Receive 12 T-14 ‘Armata’ Battle Tanks in 2019
The Russian military is slated to receive 12 T-14 main battle tanks and four T-16 armored recovery vehicles by year’s end.
Russia’s Military to Receive 12 T-14 ‘Armata’ Battle Tanks in 2019
US Navy Attack Sub to Participate in Japanese Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill
February 13, 2019
US Navy Attack Sub to Participate in Japanese Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill
A U.S. Navy submarine will participate in the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Submarine Competition this week.
US Navy Attack Sub to Participate in Japanese Anti-Submarine Warfare Drill
U.S. Navy Supercarrier’s Integrated Combat System Undergoes First Ever Live Fire Test
February 13, 2019
U.S. Navy Supercarrier’s Integrated Combat System Undergoes First Ever Live Fire Test
The integrated combat system of the USS Gerald R. Ford underwent its first ever live fire test this month.
U.S. Navy Supercarrier’s Integrated Combat System Undergoes First Ever Live Fire Test
Will India and the UK Co-Develop a Sixth-Generation Fighter Aircraft?
February 13, 2019
Will India and the UK Co-Develop a Sixth-Generation Fighter Aircraft?
The UK is set to invite India to collaborate on a sixth-generation fighter aircraft, according to Indian media reports.
Will India and the UK Co-Develop a Sixth-Generation Fighter Aircraft?
Thailand-Russia Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Ministers Meeting
February 12, 2019
Thailand-Russia Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Ministers Meeting
A recent interaction by the two countries highlighted some of the ongoing and potential defense cooperation between them.
Thailand-Russia Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Ministers Meeting
India’s Air Force to Receive 4 More Tejas Light Combat Aircraft in March 2019
February 12, 2019
India’s Air Force to Receive 4 More Tejas Light Combat Aircraft in March 2019
India’s Ministry of Defense revealed this week that four more Tejas light combat aircraft will be delivered to the Air Force next month.
India’s Air Force to Receive 4 More Tejas Light Combat Aircraft in March 2019
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Littoral Combat Ship
February 12, 2019
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Littoral Combat Ship
The service took delivery of the future USS Billings on February 1.
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Littoral Combat Ship
India Takes Delivery of Four US-Made Chinook Helicopters
February 12, 2019
India Takes Delivery of Four US-Made Chinook Helicopters
The first Chinooks have arrived in India.
India Takes Delivery of Four US-Made Chinook Helicopters
Australia, France Sign $35.5 Billion Submarine Contract
February 11, 2019
Australia, France Sign $35.5 Billion Submarine Contract
After a two-year delay, Australia has signed a production contract with a French shipbuilder for 12 new submarines.
Australia, France Sign $35.5 Billion Submarine Contract
South Korea, US Sign Cost-Sharing Deal for American Troops
February 11, 2019
South Korea, US Sign Cost-Sharing Deal for American Troops
On February 10, chief negotiators from the two countries signed a new cost-sharing plan.
South Korea, US Sign Cost-Sharing Deal for American Troops
Japan-Brunei Military Relations in Focus with Naval Visit  
February 10, 2019
Japan-Brunei Military Relations in Focus with Naval Visit  
A recent trip spotlighted some of the ongoing defense activities in the maritime aspect of bilateral ties.
Japan-Brunei Military Relations in Focus with Naval Visit  
Indonesia’s Cyber Challenge in Focus with Looming 2019 Elections
February 10, 2019
Indonesia’s Cyber Challenge in Focus with Looming 2019 Elections
Military chief’s recent comments highlights some of the issues security forces are likely to face and ways they need to address them.
Indonesia’s Cyber Challenge in Focus with Looming 2019 Elections
Pakistan Kicks Off Sixth Iteration of AMAN Multilateral Naval Drills
February 09, 2019
Pakistan Kicks Off Sixth Iteration of AMAN Multilateral Naval Drills
The exercise brought together representatives from 45 countries.
Pakistan Kicks Off Sixth Iteration of AMAN Multilateral Naval Drills
What’s Next for China’s Fifth Generation Fighter Jet?
February 09, 2019
What’s Next for China’s Fifth Generation Fighter Jet?
China’s J-20 air superiority fighter could be developed into a stealthy strike and electronic attack jet.
What’s Next for China’s Fifth Generation Fighter Jet?
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