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Russia Completes Delivery of 1st S-400 Missile Defense Regiment to China
May 10, 2018
Russia Completes Delivery of 1st S-400 Missile Defense Regiment to China
Delivery of the first S-400 regimental set including missiles and launchers has reportedly been completed.
Russia Completes Delivery of 1st S-400 Missile Defense Regiment to China
USS <i>Fitzgerald</i> Officer Pleads Guilty in Collision Role
May 10, 2018
USS Fitzgerald Officer Pleads Guilty in Collision Role
Junior officer admits dereliction of duty in court martial plea deal.
USS Fitzgerald Officer Pleads Guilty in Collision Role
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Suffers Another Failure
May 10, 2018
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Suffers Another Failure
The new aircraft carrier’s propulsion system suffered a previously undisclosed failure in January, forcing the ship to return to port.
US Navy’s New $13 Billion Supercarrier Suffers Another Failure
What’s in the New Indonesia Defense Industry Financing Pact?
May 10, 2018
What’s in the New Indonesia Defense Industry Financing Pact?
A new agreement has once again put the spotlight on the Southeast Asian state’s ongoing efforts to strengthen its defense industry despite lingering challenges.
What’s in the New Indonesia Defense Industry Financing Pact?
Russia’s Navy to Receive Upgraded Variant of New Ballistic Missile Sub in 2019
May 09, 2018
Russia’s Navy to Receive Upgraded Variant of New Ballistic Missile Sub in 2019
An improved variant of the Navy’s newest class of ballistic missile subs will be delivered to the service in 2019.
Russia’s Navy to Receive Upgraded Variant of New Ballistic Missile Sub in 2019
What’s in the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Deal Chatter?
May 09, 2018
What’s in the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Deal Chatter?
A potentially significant agreement on spare parts is once again in the headlines.
What’s in the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Deal Chatter?
Afghan Air Force Takes Delivery of 2 A-29 Light Attack Aircraft
May 08, 2018
Afghan Air Force Takes Delivery of 2 A-29 Light Attack Aircraft
The Afghan Air Force has received a further two A-29 light attack aircraft.
Afghan Air Force Takes Delivery of 2 A-29 Light Attack Aircraft
Will the Philippines Navy Attack Crafts Get More Israel Missiles?
May 07, 2018
Will the Philippines Navy Attack Crafts Get More Israel Missiles?
A recent delivery has once again raised questions about future plans on this front.
Will the Philippines Navy Attack Crafts Get More Israel Missiles?
Japan Debating Size of Sub Killer Aircraft Fleet
May 07, 2018
Japan Debating Size of Sub Killer Aircraft Fleet
The Japanese government is currently deliberating the size of its P-1 maritime patrol aircraft fleet.
Japan Debating Size of Sub Killer Aircraft Fleet
India, Malaysia Kick Off Military Exercise
May 04, 2018
India, Malaysia Kick Off Military Exercise
The latest iteration of the drills will last until mid-May.
India, Malaysia Kick Off Military Exercise
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Fires Beyond Visual Range Missile
May 04, 2018
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Fires Beyond Visual Range Missile
The Tejas Light Combat Aircraft has successfully test-fired the Derby air-to-air beyond visual range missile.
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Fires Beyond Visual Range Missile
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Stealth Destroyer
May 04, 2018
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Stealth Destroyer
The second Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyer was delivered to the U.S. Navy last month.
US Navy Accepts Delivery of New Stealth Destroyer
Russia’s Sole Aircraft Carrier to Be Fitted With Advanced New Air Defense System
May 03, 2018
Russia’s Sole Aircraft Carrier to Be Fitted With Advanced New Air Defense System
The Russian Navy’s flagship will get a new advanced short to medium range surface-to-air air defense system.
Russia’s Sole Aircraft Carrier to Be Fitted With Advanced New Air Defense System
US Navy Accepts New Littoral Combat Ship
May 03, 2018
US Navy Accepts New Littoral Combat Ship
The latest Littoral Combat Ship will be commissioned later this year.
US Navy Accepts New Littoral Combat Ship
Philippines Gets New Israel Missile System for its Attack Craft
May 02, 2018
Philippines Gets New Israel Missile System for its Attack Craft
The Southeast Asian state gets another boost to expand its naval capabilities.
Philippines Gets New Israel Missile System for its Attack Craft
US Approves Sale of Armed Predator-B Drones to India: Report
May 02, 2018
US Approves Sale of Armed Predator-B Drones to India: Report
The Trump administration has agreed to sell India armed unmanned aerial vehicles.
US Approves Sale of Armed Predator-B Drones to India: Report
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