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Why the F-35 Is Particularly Ill-Suited to Succeed in the Asia-Pacific
August 11, 2015
Why the F-35 Is Particularly Ill-Suited to Succeed in the Asia-Pacific
The Asia-Pacific's expansive geography leaves short-range tactical fighters ill-suited for success and versatility.
Why the F-35 Is Particularly Ill-Suited to Succeed in the Asia-Pacific
Can Fiction Predict the Future of Warfare?
July 07, 2015
Can Fiction Predict the Future of Warfare?
Perhaps, but more importantly it tells us about how we want the future of war to look like.
Can Fiction Predict the Future of Warfare?
Book Review: <em>Ghost Fleet</em> and the Future of Great Power War
July 07, 2015
Book Review: Ghost Fleet and the Future of Great Power War
Peter W. Singer and August Cole shine in Ghost Fleet.
Book Review: Ghost Fleet and the Future of Great Power War
China's Air Force Conducts Exercise Between Taiwan and the Philippines
March 31, 2015
China's Air Force Conducts Exercise Between Taiwan and the Philippines
The People's Liberation Army Air Force carried out a one-day exercise over the Bashi Channel.
China's Air Force Conducts Exercise Between Taiwan and the Philippines
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
March 12, 2015
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
The Bulgarian Air Force may purchase 16 JF-17s from Pakistan.
Pakistan and China May Finally Have a JF-17 Buyer
What Air Power Can and Cannot Accomplish
October 07, 2014
What Air Power Can and Cannot Accomplish
The war against ISIS can't be won from the air, but air forces can keep IS from winning.
What Air Power Can and Cannot Accomplish
In Iraq, Beware of Destruction Without Control
September 12, 2014
In Iraq, Beware of Destruction Without Control
So long as man lives on land, there's only so much air power can accomplish.
In Iraq, Beware of Destruction Without Control
Does China Care About Air Power?
July 22, 2014
Does China Care About Air Power?
The PLA has always been a ground force-centric military. Is that changing?
Does China Care About Air Power?
Time: Air Power’s Great Nemesis
February 04, 2014
Time: Air Power’s Great Nemesis
Cumulative strategic bombing campaigns are rarely strategically decisive in themselves.
Time: Air Power’s Great Nemesis
Why Do Fighter Aircraft Cost So Much?
January 11, 2014
Why Do Fighter Aircraft Cost So Much?
Are there good reasons for fighters being as pricey as they are?
Why Do Fighter Aircraft Cost So Much?
The Sukhoi-30 MKI: India's Two-Front War Ace?
January 10, 2014
The Sukhoi-30 MKI: India's Two-Front War Ace?
The Sukhoi-30 MKI could be the Indian Air Force's ace up its sleeve as a "swing force" fighter in a two-front war.
The Sukhoi-30 MKI: India's Two-Front War Ace?
UAVs and the F-35: Partners in Air Power?
January 03, 2014
UAVs and the F-35: Partners in Air Power?
What role will drones play in planning for high intensity war in the Pacific?
UAVs and the F-35: Partners in Air Power?
Who is Air Power’s Alfred Thayer Mahan?
December 24, 2013
Who is Air Power’s Alfred Thayer Mahan?
Air Power is unique in not having a grand theorist on par with Clausewitz or Mahan.
Who is Air Power’s Alfred Thayer Mahan?
Whales, Elephants and Hawks
February 14, 2013
Whales, Elephants and Hawks
Our Naval Diplomat takes an interesting look at sea, land and air power.
Whales, Elephants and Hawks
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