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How Did Japan Lose Its Air Superiority Advantage?
February 17, 2018
How Did Japan Lose Its Air Superiority Advantage?
Once one of the world’s most capable air forces, Japan now finds itself outmatched in air-to-air combat capabilities.
How Did Japan Lose Its Air Superiority Advantage?
The US Navy's New 30-Year Plan Grows its Fleet Realistically, but Slowly
February 16, 2018
The US Navy's New 30-Year Plan Grows its Fleet Realistically, but Slowly
Reaching 355 ships is not projected until the 2050s, too slow for expected threats.
The US Navy's New 30-Year Plan Grows its Fleet Realistically, but Slowly
What’s Next for the Indonesia-Russia Fighter Jet Deal?
February 16, 2018
What’s Next for the Indonesia-Russia Fighter Jet Deal?
With a contract reportedly signed, a look at what lies ahead.
What’s Next for the Indonesia-Russia Fighter Jet Deal?
Russia Orders 2 T-14 Armata Tank Battalions
February 16, 2018
Russia Orders 2 T-14 Armata Tank Battalions
The Russian Ministry of Defense placed an order for two T-14 and one T-15 battalion in late 2017.
Russia Orders 2 T-14 Armata Tank Battalions
Report: India Requests Classified F-35A Joint Strike Fighter Briefing
February 16, 2018
Report: India Requests Classified F-35A Joint Strike Fighter Briefing
Is the Indian military interested in procuring the F-35A Lightning II from the US?
Report: India Requests Classified F-35A Joint Strike Fighter Briefing
US F-15 Fighters Can Now Fire New Stealthy Standoff Cruise Missile
February 15, 2018
US F-15 Fighters Can Now Fire New Stealthy Standoff Cruise Missile
The USAF declared full operational capability for the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile-Extended Range on the F-15E.
US F-15 Fighters Can Now Fire New Stealthy Standoff Cruise Missile
China Now Has the World's Largest Active Service Tank Force
February 15, 2018
China Now Has the World's Largest Active Service Tank Force
China is rapidly modernizing its main battle tank fleet, increasingly fielding third-generation designs.
China Now Has the World's Largest Active Service Tank Force
US Air Force's New Stealth Bomber to Replace B-1Bs and B-2s
February 14, 2018
US Air Force's New Stealth Bomber to Replace B-1Bs and B-2s
The U.S. Air Force plans to mothball B-1Bs and B-2s as the service is shifting funds for its new B-21 stealth bomber.
US Air Force's New Stealth Bomber to Replace B-1Bs and B-2s
What’s Next for Indonesia’s Aerospace Ambitions in 2018?
February 14, 2018
What’s Next for Indonesia’s Aerospace Ambitions in 2018?
A closer look at some of the new opportunities being pursued amid old challenges that remain.
What’s Next for Indonesia’s Aerospace Ambitions in 2018?
Russia to Upgrade Su-30SM Fighter Jets in 2018
February 13, 2018
Russia to Upgrade Su-30SM Fighter Jets in 2018
Russia will begin upgrading its fleet of Su-30SM fighter jets this year.
Russia to Upgrade Su-30SM Fighter Jets in 2018
US Missile Defense Agency Makes $9.9 Billion Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request, Citing North Korea and Iran
February 13, 2018
US Missile Defense Agency Makes $9.9 Billion Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request, Citing North Korea and Iran
This is the largest nominal budget request from the Missile Defense Agency ever.
US Missile Defense Agency Makes $9.9 Billion Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request, Citing North Korea and Iran
China's Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Is in Combat Service—But With Improved Fourth-Generation Engines
February 13, 2018
China's Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Is in Combat Service—But With Improved Fourth-Generation Engines
The J-20 fighter is using an improved variant of the WS-10 engine in use on China's fourth-generation J-10 and J-11 fighters.
China's Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Is in Combat Service—But With Improved Fourth-Generation Engines
What a Dead Philippines-Canada Military Helicopter Deal Would Mean
February 13, 2018
What a Dead Philippines-Canada Military Helicopter Deal Would Mean
With a key acquisition now in trouble, a deeper look at the broader potential significance of its impending death.
What a Dead Philippines-Canada Military Helicopter Deal Would Mean
The US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
February 12, 2018
The US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
The move would help boost U.S. force readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.
The US is Considering Deploying Another Marine Expeditionary Unit to Asia
Could Russia Design a Fifth-Generation Variant of the Su-35 for India?
February 10, 2018
Could Russia Design a Fifth-Generation Variant of the Su-35 for India?
A stealth-capable Su-35 could be just what India needs to keep pace with China and Pakistan.
Could Russia Design a Fifth-Generation Variant of the Su-35 for India?
A New China Military Base in Pakistan?
February 09, 2018
A New China Military Base in Pakistan?
Reports about Beijing trying to acquire another facility there could have significant consequences for the region.
A New China Military Base in Pakistan?
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