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US Navy to Arm P-8A Poseidon With Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile
February 06, 2020

US Navy to Arm P-8A Poseidon With Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Navy is moving forward with the integration of the long-range anti-ship missile on the P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft.
Pakistan-Brunei Military Relations in Focus with Navy Chief Introductory Visit
February 06, 2020

Pakistan-Brunei Military Relations in Focus with Navy Chief Introductory Visit

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The interaction highlighted the defense aspect of the relationship between the two countries.

New Revelation of China-Cambodia Secret Visit Heightens Military Links Fears
February 06, 2020

New Revelation of China-Cambodia Secret Visit Heightens Military Links Fears

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A new report deepens the concerns regarding China’s military influence in Cambodia.

India to Take Delivery of first S-400 Air Defense System By End of 2021
February 05, 2020

India to Take Delivery of first S-400 Air Defense System By End of 2021

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The first batch of the Russian-made S-400 strategic air defense systems will be delivered to India by the end of 2021, according to a Russian defense industry official.

Pakistan Air Force to Take Delivery of First 12 JF-17B Fighters ‘in Near Future’
February 05, 2020

Pakistan Air Force to Take Delivery of First 12 JF-17B Fighters ‘in Near Future’

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The service is expected to receive the new fighter jets soon, according to Pakistan Air Force officials.
US Confirms Fielding of New Low-Yield Nuclear Warhead on Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missiles
February 05, 2020

US Confirms Fielding of New Low-Yield Nuclear Warhead on Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missiles

By Ankit Panda
The W76-2 has been fielded on U.S. Ohio-class ballistic missile submarines.

Japan’s Ministry of Defense Confirms Plans to Procure New Stand-off Missiles
February 04, 2020

Japan’s Ministry of Defense Confirms Plans to Procure New Stand-off Missiles

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Japan is set to procure additional air-to-surface and long-range anti-ship missiles for its multirole fighter aircraft.
Trump Shifts to Authorize Wider US Military Use of Landmines
February 04, 2020

Trump Shifts to Authorize Wider US Military Use of Landmines

By Associated Press
With potential future conflict with China and Russia in mind, a new U.S. policy specified no geographic limits on landmine use.

Russian Tank Maker to Begin Deliveries of Armata Platforms in 2020
February 04, 2020

Russian Tank Maker to Begin Deliveries of Armata Platforms in 2020

By Franz-Stefan Gady
According to the CEO of Russia’s Uralvagonzavod, delivery of the first Armata platforms will begin this year.

Armies of India, Bangladesh Begin Military Exercise in Indian Northeast
February 04, 2020

Armies of India, Bangladesh Begin Military Exercise in Indian Northeast

By Ankit Panda
The exercise will run through February 16, 2020, and is in its ninth iteration.

A First: US Navy Deploys MQ-4C Triton Drones to Guam
February 04, 2020

A First: US Navy Deploys MQ-4C Triton Drones to Guam

By Ankit Panda
The high altitude, long endurance drone will add to U.S. intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities in the Indo-Pacific.
A First Look at the B-21, the Modernized American Stealth Bomber
February 04, 2020

A First Look at the B-21, the Modernized American Stealth Bomber

By Ankit Panda
The B-21 inherits the B-2’s design philosophy, with important changes.

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