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How China’s Military Manages Interservice Competition
April 25, 2019
How China’s Military Manages Interservice Competition
How does the People’s Liberation Army manage a common challenge for any large military?
How China’s Military Manages Interservice Competition
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion Part 2: Missile and Naval Domains
April 19, 2019
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion Part 2: Missile and Naval Domains
What would be the role of China's missile and naval forces in an invasion of Taiwan?
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion Part 2: Missile and Naval Domains
Russia Completes Delivery of 24 Su-35 Fighter Jets to China
April 17, 2019
Russia Completes Delivery of 24 Su-35 Fighter Jets to China
China is the first foreign buyer of the Russian-made Su-35 fighter jet.
Russia Completes Delivery of 24 Su-35 Fighter Jets to China
China Conducts Military Drills Involving Long-Range Bombers Near Taiwan, Japan
April 16, 2019
China Conducts Military Drills Involving Long-Range Bombers Near Taiwan, Japan
Chinese military aircraft flew over the Bashi Channel and Miyako Strait on April 15 as part of a military exercise.
China Conducts Military Drills Involving Long-Range Bombers Near Taiwan, Japan
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
April 03, 2019
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
How would the PLA use its air power in a Taiwan invasion in a late 2019 time frame?
Anatomy of a Taiwan Invasion: The Air Domain
Taipei Slams ‘Provocative’ Chinese Air Force Fighters Cross Taiwan Strait Median Line
April 01, 2019
Taipei Slams ‘Provocative’ Chinese Air Force Fighters Cross Taiwan Strait Median Line
The flight comes amid growing reports of a possible U.S. sale of fighters to Taiwan.
Taipei Slams ‘Provocative’ Chinese Air Force Fighters Cross Taiwan Strait Median Line
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept 4 Chinese Bombers Over East China Sea
March 31, 2019
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept 4 Chinese Bombers Over East China Sea
The Chinese PLAAF flew long-range bombers and fighter jets through the Miyako Strait on March 30.
Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets to Intercept 4 Chinese Bombers Over East China Sea
From Hardware to Software: China’s 2019 Military Budget and Priorities
March 17, 2019
From Hardware to Software: China’s 2019 Military Budget and Priorities
Growth in military budget may have slowed slightly, but funding leaves plenty of room for the vital job of developing personnel.
From Hardware to Software: China’s 2019 Military Budget and Priorities
Two Stealth Bombers for the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Air Force?
January 22, 2019
Two Stealth Bombers for the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Air Force?
Is China pursuing two separate stealth bombers?
Two Stealth Bombers for the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Air Force?
How Does China’s Air Force Learn and Adapt to New Circumstances?
January 11, 2019
How Does China’s Air Force Learn and Adapt to New Circumstances?
The PLAAF has made close study of U.S. military institutions.
How Does China’s Air Force Learn and Adapt to New Circumstances?
China's Stealth Fighter: It’s Time to Discuss J-20’s Agility
December 07, 2018
China's Stealth Fighter: It’s Time to Discuss J-20’s Agility
Continuing the debate: Is the J-20 agile enough to be an air superiority fighter?
China's Stealth Fighter: It’s Time to Discuss J-20’s Agility
Don’t Underestimate China’s Flying Shark
November 17, 2018
Don’t Underestimate China’s Flying Shark
The evolution of the J-15 Into a world leading carrier-based fighter and its implications.
Don’t Underestimate China’s Flying Shark
Is China Rethinking the Shenyang J-31 Fighter?
November 13, 2018
Is China Rethinking the Shenyang J-31 Fighter?
The Chinese military has been lukewarm about the J-31, concerned that its performance did not merit domestic acquisition.
Is China Rethinking the Shenyang J-31 Fighter?
China's Air Force on the Rise: Zhuhai Airshow 2018
November 13, 2018
China's Air Force on the Rise: Zhuhai Airshow 2018
Stealth fighters, thrust vector control, flying wings, radars, and more.
China's Air Force on the Rise: Zhuhai Airshow 2018
Strike-Capable Wing Loong II Drone Enters Service With China’s PLAAF
November 08, 2018
Strike-Capable Wing Loong II Drone Enters Service With China’s PLAAF
The new combat drone was first revealed to the public in 2016.
Strike-Capable Wing Loong II Drone Enters Service With China’s PLAAF
The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
September 06, 2018
The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
A new U.S. Department of Defense report describes trends in Chinese military modernization.
The Linkages Between China's Global Military Ambitions and the Belt and Road Initiative
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