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Russia to Build 3 PAK DA Stealth Bomber Prototypes
January 16, 2020

Russia to Build 3 PAK DA Stealth Bomber Prototypes

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Serial production of the new bomber is expected to kick off in 2027.
Russia: Delivery of T-14 Armata Main Battle Tank Delayed
January 15, 2020

Russia: Delivery of T-14 Armata Main Battle Tank Delayed

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Russian Ground Forces have yet to receive the first serial-produced batch of T-14 Armata main battle tanks.

US Navy to Install Laser Weapon on Littoral Combat Ship
January 15, 2020

US Navy to Install Laser Weapon on Littoral Combat Ship

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The littoral combat ship USS Little Rock will be fitted with a laser weapon during its upcoming deployment.

Indonesia: Shore-Based Naval Gun Commissioning Puts Ongoing Weapons Development into Focus
January 14, 2020

Indonesia: Shore-Based Naval Gun Commissioning Puts Ongoing Weapons Development into Focus

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The event spotlighted one of the aspect of Indonesia’s development of its military capabilities.

Asia’s Anxiety Amid Rising US-Iran Tensions in the Spotlight with Philippines Evacuation Kickoff
January 13, 2020

Asia’s Anxiety Amid Rising US-Iran Tensions in the Spotlight with Philippines Evacuation Kickoff

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The country’s ongoing effort to evacuate its citizens has highlighted the challenges some Asian governments are facing in managing the fallout from recent tensions.
China’s Navy Commissions First-of-Class Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer
January 13, 2020

China’s Navy Commissions First-of-Class Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The People’s Liberation Army Navy’s latest warship was commissioned on Sunday.

Naval Version of India’s Tejas Fighter Conducts Maiden Flight From Aircraft Carrier
January 13, 2020

Naval Version of India’s Tejas Fighter Conducts Maiden Flight From Aircraft Carrier

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The naval variant of India’s Tejas fighter jet conducted its first successful ski jump take-off and arrested landing from the INS Vikramaditya on January 12.
China-Pakistan Naval Drills: More Than Just Symbolism
January 10, 2020

China-Pakistan Naval Drills: More Than Just Symbolism

By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
Beyond symbolism, the substance behind the latest iteration of exercises between the two countries also deserves emphasis.

US State Department Approves F-35B Sale to Singapore
January 10, 2020

US State Department Approves F-35B Sale to Singapore

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Singapore is slated to procure 12 new F-35B Joint Strike Fighters for its air force.

How Will the Chinese Navy Use Its 2 Aircraft Carriers?
January 10, 2020

How Will the Chinese Navy Use Its 2 Aircraft Carriers?

By Ying Yu Lin
As the PLA Navy adjusts to its growing carrier fleet, pay attention to the officers tasked to lead.

Pakistan Completes Production of First Batch of JF-17B Fighter Aircraft
January 10, 2020

Pakistan Completes Production of First Batch of JF-17B Fighter Aircraft

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Pakistan reportedly built the first batch of eight JF-17Bs in just five months.
Senior US Official: No Blanket Waiver for India on S-400 Buy
January 10, 2020

Senior US Official: No Blanket Waiver for India on S-400 Buy

By Franz-Stefan Gady
A senior U.S. State Department official has once more reiterated that sanctions may be imposed following India's acquisition of Russian-made S-400 air defense systems.

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