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Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
April 10, 2018

Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile

By Ankit Panda
China is developing a nuclear-capable air-launched ballistic missile, likely based off the DF-21.
China Flies Long-Range Bombers, Fighter Jets Through Miyako Strait
March 26, 2018

China Flies Long-Range Bombers, Fighter Jets Through Miyako Strait

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Last week, the Chinese Air Force conducted military drills in the South China Sea and Western Pacific.

China’s Air Force Holds Drills Near Japan, South Korea and Taiwan
December 19, 2017

China’s Air Force Holds Drills Near Japan, South Korea and Taiwan

By Franz-Stefan Gady
For the first, Chinese military aircraft flew through the Tsushima Strait which lies between Korea and Japan on Monday.

China Flies Long-Range Bombers Near Japan and Taiwan
December 13, 2017

China Flies Long-Range Bombers Near Japan and Taiwan

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Chinese bombers and support aircraft aimed to “test real combat capabilities.”

China Flies 4 Heavy Long-Range Bombers, Spy Planes Near Japan
November 20, 2017

China Flies 4 Heavy Long-Range Bombers, Spy Planes Near Japan

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Japan scrambled fighter jets in response.
Pakistan Navy to Purchase Frigates from China
October 09, 2017

Pakistan Navy to Purchase Frigates from China

By Charlotte Gao
Pakistan’s former naval chief Muhammad Zakaullah said contracts have been signed to acquire frigates from China.

China Flies 6 Heavy Long-Range Bombers Near Japan
July 15, 2017

China Flies 6 Heavy Long-Range Bombers Near Japan

By Franz-Stefan Gady
China flew six H-6K bombers through the Miyako Strait. Japan scrambled its fighter jets in response.
Japan Scrambles Jets as China Air Force Flies Bombers, Fighters Through Miyako Strait
November 26, 2016

Japan Scrambles Jets as China Air Force Flies Bombers, Fighters Through Miyako Strait

By Ankit Panda
The Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force conducted a similar fly-through in September.

China Set to Show Off J-31 Stealth Fighter, Y-20 Heavy Transport Aircraft Later This Year
September 13, 2016

China Set to Show Off J-31 Stealth Fighter, Y-20 Heavy Transport Aircraft Later This Year

By Ankit Panda
Beijing will tout its two indigenous military aviation platforms at the 2016 Zhuhai airshow.

China's Military May Almost Have 3000 Aircraft, But What About Everyone Else?
May 20, 2016

China's Military May Almost Have 3000 Aircraft, But What About Everyone Else?

By Robert Farley
Raw numbers tell part of the story of national air power.

China Stations Combat Aircraft on South China Sea Island
November 10, 2015

China Stations Combat Aircraft on South China Sea Island

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Beijing has deployed fourth-generation fighter aircraft to Woody Island in the South China Sea.
Chinese J-11 Fighters Exercise in the South China Sea After US Navy Patrols
November 02, 2015

Chinese J-11 Fighters Exercise in the South China Sea After US Navy Patrols

By Ankit Panda
After protesting a U.S. Navy freedom of navigation patrol, the PLA flexes its airpower muscles in the South China Sea.

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