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Why Japan’s New Military Aircraft Gift to the Philippines Matters
October 31, 2017
Why Japan’s New Military Aircraft Gift to the Philippines Matters
The subtle change is not without significance for both sides and the wider region.
Why Japan’s New Military Aircraft Gift to the Philippines Matters
China’s First 5th Generation Fighter Moves Into Serial Production
October 31, 2017
China’s First 5th Generation Fighter Moves Into Serial Production
China’s first stealth fighter will move soon into serial production, according to Chinese state-controlled media.
China’s First 5th Generation Fighter Moves Into Serial Production
Singapore Holds Maritime Security Exercise Amid Terror Fears
October 31, 2017
Singapore Holds Maritime Security Exercise Amid Terror Fears
The 2017 iteration of Exercise Highcrest was held last week.
Singapore Holds Maritime Security Exercise Amid Terror Fears
How South Korea and Australia Can Boost Naval Modernization in Southeast Asia
October 27, 2017
How South Korea and Australia Can Boost Naval Modernization in Southeast Asia
South Korea and Australia could be attractive options for Southeast Asian states looking to boost naval capabilities.
How South Korea and Australia Can Boost Naval Modernization in Southeast Asia
China and ASEAN Aim for First Joint Maritime Exercise
October 26, 2017
China and ASEAN Aim for First Joint Maritime Exercise
China has called for a joint maritime exercise with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations for years.
China and ASEAN Aim for First Joint Maritime Exercise
US Buys 6 More Light Attack Aircraft for Afghan Air Force
October 26, 2017
US Buys 6 More Light Attack Aircraft for Afghan Air Force
The U.S. Air Force placed an order for six additional light attack aircraft for the Afghan Air Force.
US Buys 6 More Light Attack Aircraft for Afghan Air Force
Russia-Philippines Military Ties Get an October Boost
October 26, 2017
Russia-Philippines Military Ties Get an October Boost
This week saw both sides realize boosts they had been previewing in recent weeks.
Russia-Philippines Military Ties Get an October Boost
US Amphibious Exercise Practices New Littoral Warfare Concepts
October 25, 2017
US Amphibious Exercise Practices New Littoral Warfare Concepts
U.S. Marines launch rockets from warships in Exercise “Dawn Blitz."
US Amphibious Exercise Practices New Littoral Warfare Concepts
Russia to Test Deadliest Nuke Twice Before Year’s End
October 25, 2017
Russia to Test Deadliest Nuke Twice Before Year’s End
Russia is set to test its latest nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile twice before the end of 2017.
Russia to Test Deadliest Nuke Twice Before Year’s End
Russia Inducts New S-400 Missile Air Defense System
October 24, 2017
Russia Inducts New S-400 Missile Air Defense System
The Russian military continues to boost its anti-access/area denial (A2/AD) capabilities.
Russia Inducts New S-400 Missile Air Defense System
Japan Mulls Deployment of New Supersonic Interceptors to Counter Chinese Cruise Missiles
October 24, 2017
Japan Mulls Deployment of New Supersonic Interceptors to Counter Chinese Cruise Missiles
Tokyo is considering the deployment of SM-6 interceptors at its proposed ground-based Aegis Ashore installations.
Japan Mulls Deployment of New Supersonic Interceptors to Counter Chinese Cruise Missiles
South Korea to Build New Ballistic Missile Targeting North Korea
October 23, 2017
South Korea to Build New Ballistic Missile Targeting North Korea
The new missile will reportedly carry a warhead capable powerful enough to destroy North Korean underground military facilities.
South Korea to Build New Ballistic Missile Targeting North Korea
India Wants Out of 5th Generation Fighter Jet Program With Russia
October 23, 2017
India Wants Out of 5th Generation Fighter Jet Program With Russia
The Indian Air Force has reportedly demanded an end to the joint Indo-Russian stealth fighter project.
India Wants Out of 5th Generation Fighter Jet Program With Russia
Will the Next US Pacific Command Head Be an Air Force General?
October 22, 2017
Will the Next US Pacific Command Head Be an Air Force General?
U.S. Air Force Gen. Terrence O’Shaughnessy appears to be the most likely candidate.
Will the Next US Pacific Command Head Be an Air Force General?
What’s Next for the US Navy After Its Ship Collisions?
October 21, 2017
What’s Next for the US Navy After Its Ship Collisions?
There are steps Washington can take with its partners to reinforce its regional commitment.
What’s Next for the US Navy After Its Ship Collisions?
South Korea's Joint Chiefs Want to Intercept North Korean Rocket Artillery Volleys
October 20, 2017
South Korea's Joint Chiefs Want to Intercept North Korean Rocket Artillery Volleys
The ambitious system is like nothing else currently deployed across the world and would require considerable investment.
South Korea's Joint Chiefs Want to Intercept North Korean Rocket Artillery Volleys
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