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China’s Navy Flaunts Its Power, But to What End?
April 25, 2019
China’s Navy Flaunts Its Power, But to What End?
The PLAN’s 70th anniversary celebration raises important questions about China’s increasingly capable military.
China’s Navy Flaunts Its Power, But to What End?
China’s Navy Showcases New Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer in Naval Parade
April 25, 2019
China’s Navy Showcases New Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer in Naval Parade
A naval parade to honor the 70th anniversary of the creation of the Chinese Navy included the service’s latest destroyer class.
China’s Navy Showcases New Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer in Naval Parade
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
February 15, 2019
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
Making predictions for the Chinese Navy a decade in advance is difficult given the PLA’s overall opacity.
Predicting the Chinese Navy of 2030
China Launches Second Type 055 Guided-Missile Destroyer
May 02, 2018
China Launches Second Type 055 Guided-Missile Destroyer
China has reportedly launched its second Type 055 guided-missile destroyer in April.
China Launches Second Type 055 Guided-Missile Destroyer
China Kicks off Work on 6th Type 055 Guided-Missile Destroyer
March 15, 2018
China Kicks off Work on 6th Type 055 Guided-Missile Destroyer
China has begun construction of its sixth Type 055 destroyer at a shipyard in Dalian.
China Kicks off Work on 6th Type 055 Guided-Missile Destroyer
The 3 Known Unknowns of Xi Jinping’s China
August 10, 2017
The 3 Known Unknowns of Xi Jinping’s China
There are plenty of things we know about China under Xi Jinping -- what do we know we don't know?
The 3 Known Unknowns of Xi Jinping’s China
China Launches Next-Generation Guided-Missile Destroyer
June 29, 2017
China Launches Next-Generation Guided-Missile Destroyer
A new domestically-produced warship was launched in Shanghai on June 28.
China Launches Next-Generation Guided-Missile Destroyer
Let's Talk About the Chinese Navy's Type 055 Destroyer
October 29, 2016
Let's Talk About the Chinese Navy's Type 055 Destroyer
What does the People's Liberation Army Navy have in store for the Type 055?
Let's Talk About the Chinese Navy's Type 055 Destroyer
Foreign Investors and China’s Naval Buildup
September 09, 2015
Foreign Investors and China’s Naval Buildup
Chinese shipbuilders are looking to international capital markets to fund their operations.
Foreign Investors and China’s Naval Buildup
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