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Sukhoi Plans for Su-57 Stealth Fighter Deliveries in 2020
April 06, 2020

Sukhoi Plans for Su-57 Stealth Fighter Deliveries in 2020

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Russian Aerospace Forces will begin receiving the Su-57 this year, according to Sukhoi Corporation.

New Marine Corps Amphibious Vehicles Request Spotlights Indonesia’s Defense Capabilities
April 06, 2020

New Marine Corps Amphibious Vehicles Request Spotlights Indonesia’s Defense Capabilities

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The event spotlighted one of the aspect of Indonesia’s development of its military capabilities.
US Navy Commissions Latest Nuclear-Powered Attack Submarine
April 06, 2020

US Navy Commissions Latest Nuclear-Powered Attack Submarine

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Navy commissioned USS Delaware, the 18th Virginia-class attack submarine on April 4.

US Orders 78 New F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters
April 03, 2020

US Orders 78 New F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Lockheed Martin was awarded $4.7 billion to build 78 new F-35 fifth-generation combat aircraft.

Russia Offers India Three Refurbished Kilo-Class Submarines
April 03, 2020

Russia Offers India Three Refurbished Kilo-Class Submarines

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Indian Navy is reportedly considering three refurbished Kilo-class boats from Russia.

Indonesia Is Reconsidering Contract With South Korea for 3 Diesel-Electric Submarines
April 03, 2020

Indonesia Is Reconsidering Contract With South Korea for 3 Diesel-Electric Submarines

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Indonesian government is considering cancelling a contract with South Korea for three Nagapasa-class diesel-electric attack subs.

Japan Rejects Lockheed Martin Plans for Next-Generation Fighter Aircraft
April 02, 2020

Japan Rejects Lockheed Martin Plans for Next-Generation Fighter Aircraft

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Japanese Ministry of Defense has rejected proposals by foreign manufacturers to develop a new fighter aircraft, according to a government spokesperson.
Watch Asia’s Security Flashpoints Closely Amid the Coronavirus Challenge
April 02, 2020

Watch Asia’s Security Flashpoints Closely Amid the Coronavirus Challenge

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Managing Asia’s key flashpoints could prove challenging - in some senses even more so - as governments are managing the continued fallout from COVID-19.

Russian Navy to Speed up Test Launches of Tsirkon Hypersonic Missile
April 01, 2020

Russian Navy to Speed up Test Launches of Tsirkon Hypersonic Missile

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Tsirkon hypersonic missile is slated to be test fired from a Yasen-class nuclear-powered submarine this year in conjunction with test launches from Russian Navy surface combatants.

India’s Navy to Begin Receiving 4 More P-8I Neptune Maritime Patrol Aircraft in May
April 01, 2020

India’s Navy to Begin Receiving 4 More P-8I Neptune Maritime Patrol Aircraft in May

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Delivery of the four P-8I maritime patrol aircraft is expected to be completed by January 2022.

Defense Ministers Interaction Highlights China-Singapore Security Ties
April 01, 2020

Defense Ministers Interaction Highlights China-Singapore Security Ties

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The recent development spotlighted the defense aspect of the relationship between the two countries.
Russia Upgrades Facility to Produce RS-28 Sarmat ICBM
March 31, 2020

Russia Upgrades Facility to Produce RS-28 Sarmat ICBM

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Russia has reportedly upgraded production facilities to mass-produce its latest intercontinental-range ballistic missile.

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