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June 22, 2013
Iran's "Carrier Killer" Missile Improves Accuracy
An IRGC official says Iran’s Khalij-e Fars anti-ship ballistic missile’s precision is now 8.5 meters, up from 30 meters.
Iran's "Carrier Killer" Missile Improves Accuracy
Why China May Limit “Carrier-Killer’s” Range
June 12, 2013
Why China May Limit “Carrier-Killer’s” Range
Even if China’s technically capable of expanding the DF-21D ABSM’s range, its foreign policy goals might dictate restraint.
Why China May Limit “Carrier-Killer’s” Range
Is China’s “Carrier Killer” Already Operational?
June 01, 2013
Is China’s “Carrier Killer” Already Operational?
Plus, is the USAF inflating the DPRK & China missiles threats to fund its own nuclear modernization?
Is China’s “Carrier Killer” Already Operational?
Aircraft Carriers: R.I.P?
March 14, 2013
Aircraft Carriers: R.I.P?
The Diplomat’s Robert Farley brings us the latest on this popular debate.
Aircraft Carriers: R.I.P?
Missile Defense's Real Enemy: Math
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.
Missile Defense's Real Enemy: Math
Did China Test its
January 24, 2013
Did China Test its "Carrier-Killer?"
Unconfirmed reports suggest China may have recently tested its DF-21D ASBM, with DOD making an interesting declaration.
Did China Test its "Carrier-Killer?"
An Overhyped Threat: Ballistic Missiles
December 27, 2012
An Overhyped Threat: Ballistic Missiles
Even as N. Korea and others develop such weapons, history shows ballistic missiles have their shortcomings.
An Overhyped Threat: Ballistic Missiles
China's
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?
China's "Carrier Killer": The DF-21D
Arming for the Navy's Return to History
August 29, 2012
Arming for the Navy's Return to History
While people fight wars, they need cutting-edge weapons to prevail. Missiles seem like a good choice.
Arming for the Navy's Return to History
The Other China Missile Threat
May 11, 2012
The Other China Missile Threat
Most talk of China’s missiles focuses on the DF-21D. But the DH-10 cruise missile offers China another option.
The Other China Missile Threat
November 22, 2011
ASBM Defense Isn’t Easy
Why defending against China’s much talked about DF-21D anti-ship ballistic missile is no easy task.
ASBM Defense Isn’t Easy
November 22, 2011
ASBM Defense Isn’t Easy
Why defending against China’s much talked about DF-21D anti-ship ballistic missile is no easy task.
ASBM Defense Isn’t Easy
Underestimating China
January 17, 2011
Underestimating China
US analysts and policymakers have been slow to appreciate the pace of China’s military progress. Is this changing?
Underestimating China
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