F-35 Brains in an F-22 Body: Thinking Through Japan's Next-Generation Fighter Options
By Robert Farley
Why the F-35 Isn’t Good Enough for Japan
By Abraham Ait
China's Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Is in Combat Service—But With Improved Fourth-Generation Engines
By Ankit Panda
China Hits Back at International Criticisms Over South China Sea Missiles
By Shannon Tiezzi
Weapons of the Next War
By August Cole and Peter W. Singer
How Effective Is China's New Anti-Stealth Radar System, Really?
By Ankit Panda
Pacific Partnership and the Human Security Imperative
By Gregory M. Noddin Poulin
The US Air Force’s New Game Plan in the Asia-Pacific
The US Air Force releases a new mission statement, with interesting implications for China and Asia.
In Announcing ASEAN Trip, Pentagon Gets Revenge on China
Why did the Pentagon announce Hagel’s ASEAN visit while China’s Defense Minister was in the building?
US is Encircling China with Fighter Jets and Stealth Bombers
Plus, Washington is still considering selling submarines to Taiwan. Tuesday defense links.
Game Changer: The F-35 and the Pacific
To understand the real value of the F-35 one must consider its operation as a fleet, not simply as an individual aircraft.
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.