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Philippine Naval Modernization in the Headlines With First South Korea Frigate Launch
May 24, 2019
Philippine Naval Modernization in the Headlines With First South Korea Frigate Launch
Twin ceremonies spotlighted the ongoing progress with respect to a significant capability for Manila’s defense.
Philippine Naval Modernization in the Headlines With First South Korea Frigate Launch
What’s in the New Philippines-Czech Republic Defense Industry Forum?
May 20, 2019
What’s in the New Philippines-Czech Republic Defense Industry Forum?
A closer look at the significance of a recent development within the broader security relationship.
What’s in the New Philippines-Czech Republic Defense Industry Forum?
What’s Next for the Philippines’ New Anti-Submarine Helicopters?
May 16, 2019
What’s Next for the Philippines’ New Anti-Submarine Helicopters?
A closer look at what lies ahead for a notable boost for Manila’s capabilities.
What’s Next for the Philippines’ New Anti-Submarine Helicopters?
Philippines’ New Anti-Submarine Helicopters Delivery in the Headlines with Inspection Voyage
April 12, 2019
Philippines’ New Anti-Submarine Helicopters Delivery in the Headlines with Inspection Voyage
A look at the status of a capability that would constitute a major boost for Manila.  
Philippines’ New Anti-Submarine Helicopters Delivery in the Headlines with Inspection Voyage
What Does the 2019 Balikatan Exercise Tell Us About the US-Philippines Alliance?
April 01, 2019
What Does the 2019 Balikatan Exercise Tell Us About the US-Philippines Alliance?
The exercise highlights some of the ongoing activity in the defense aspect of the relationship amid broader trends.
What Does the 2019 Balikatan Exercise Tell Us About the US-Philippines Alliance?
When Will the Damaged Philippines Warship Return?
January 15, 2019
When Will the Damaged Philippines Warship Return?
Despite ongoing challenges, suggestions are that the vessel will likely be available before the end of the year.  
When Will the Damaged Philippines Warship Return?
What’s in the New Philippines-Turkey Military Pact?
December 20, 2018
What’s in the New Philippines-Turkey Military Pact?
A closer look at the significance of a new defense cooperation agreement inked by the two sides.
What’s in the New Philippines-Turkey Military Pact?
What’s in the Philippines’ New Black Hawk Combat Helicopter Deal?
December 13, 2018
What’s in the Philippines’ New Black Hawk Combat Helicopter Deal?
A look at the broader significance of the announcement of Manila’s purchase of Black Hawk helicopters.
What’s in the Philippines’ New Black Hawk Combat Helicopter Deal?
What Lies Ahead for the Philippines’ Anti-Submarine Helicopters?
December 07, 2018
What Lies Ahead for the Philippines’ Anti-Submarine Helicopters?
A closer look at what lies ahead for what would be a significant capability for Manila.
What Lies Ahead for the Philippines’ Anti-Submarine Helicopters?
A New Philippines-Turkey Military Helicopter Deal?
December 04, 2018
A New Philippines-Turkey Military Helicopter Deal?
Renewed indications are that a landmark pact could be in the offing.
A New Philippines-Turkey Military Helicopter Deal?
New Missile Test Highlights Philippines Military Modernization Under Duterte
November 29, 2018
New Missile Test Highlights Philippines Military Modernization Under Duterte
A look at the broader significance of a recent development.
New Missile Test Highlights Philippines Military Modernization Under Duterte
What’s in the New Jordan-Philippines Military Pact?
September 11, 2018
What’s in the New Jordan-Philippines Military Pact?
A closer look at a new defense agreement.
What’s in the New Jordan-Philippines Military Pact?
What’s Behind the New Jordan-Philippines Attack Helicopter Deal?
September 10, 2018
What’s Behind the New Jordan-Philippines Attack Helicopter Deal?
A closer look at the broader context and significance of an ongoing defense transfer.
What’s Behind the New Jordan-Philippines Attack Helicopter Deal?
What Did the Philippines Military Chief’s Russia Voyage Achieve?
August 24, 2018
What Did the Philippines Military Chief’s Russia Voyage Achieve?
A closer look at where some areas of the defense relationship are and what may lie ahead.
What Did the Philippines Military Chief’s Russia Voyage Achieve?
What’s in the Philippine Navy’s New Missile Test?
August 13, 2018
What’s in the Philippine Navy’s New Missile Test?
A closer look at the broader significance of a successful test of a new missile system.
What’s in the Philippine Navy’s New Missile Test?
What’s Next for the Philippines’ Submarine Acquisition?
August 05, 2018
What’s Next for the Philippines’ Submarine Acquisition?
A closer look at where Manila is amid multiple rounds of headlines in the past few months.
What’s Next for the Philippines’ Submarine Acquisition?
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