July 23, 2014
Japan’s Building 2 Aegis Destroyers
By Zachary Keck
June 10, 2014
Would You Like an F-35 With Your Aegis?
By Zachary Keck
October 17, 2013
South Korea Navy Wants 3 More Aegis Destroyers
The ROK Navy hopes to build three more Aegis destroyers to complement the three it already operates.
July 26, 2013
South Korea Goes All In On Missile Defense
The ROK Defense Ministry has proposed spending 13.7% of its budget on missile defense.
April 12, 2013
N. Korea Crisis: A View From Tokyo
With a host of domestic challenges like a stagnant economy and its own homegrown nuclear problems, Japan has taken a cautious yet steady approach when it comes to North Korea.
April 03, 2013
North Korea Update: More U.S. Military Might Moves into Position
The Sea-Based X-Band Radar, the USS John S. McCain and F-22′s are now part of the picture.
March 21, 2013
The Future of Missile Defense in Asia?
J. Michael Cole explains the potential implications for Asia of a successful missile defense test in Europe.
February 02, 2013
Missile Defense's Real Enemy: Math
Both sides of the missile defense debate have some powerful arguments. Yet, one basic idea may hold sway.
January 21, 2013
The Top 5 Navies of the Indo-Pacific
Naval power in the Indo-Pacific is certainly on the rise. Who will take the top spot?
December 07, 2012
Preparations for North Korea's Rocket Launch Heat Up
Japan has ordered its military to intercept any N. Korean rocket or its debris that falls towards its territory.
November 06, 2012
China's "Carrier Killer": The DF-21D
Much has been made of the missile dubbed “the carrier killer.” Can it be countered?
September 06, 2012
"Taipei must admit defeat in the arms race..."
Why a strategy of “sea-denial” maybe Taiwan’s best bet as China’s military strengthens.