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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
Japanese Fighters Intercept Chinese Spy Plane in Sea of Japan
August 29, 2018
Japanese Fighters Intercept Chinese Spy Plane in Sea of Japan
The Japan Air Self-Defense Force intercepted a Chinese surveillance aircraft approaching Japanese airspace on August 29.
Japanese Fighters Intercept Chinese Spy Plane in Sea of Japan
New Pentagon Report Highlights Chinese Military Developments: First Takeaways
August 18, 2018
New Pentagon Report Highlights Chinese Military Developments: First Takeaways
The U.S. Department of Defense's 2018 report on Chinese military power is out.
New Pentagon Report Highlights Chinese Military Developments: First Takeaways
Japan Intercepts Chinese Spy Plane in East China Sea
July 28, 2018
Japan Intercepts Chinese Spy Plane in East China Sea
The Japan Air Self Defense Force scrambled fighter jets to intercept a Y-9JB surveillance aircraft on July 27.
Japan Intercepts Chinese Spy Plane in East China Sea
South China Sea: What China's First Strategic Bomber Landing on Woody Island Means
May 22, 2018
South China Sea: What China's First Strategic Bomber Landing on Woody Island Means
Expect these bombers to come to one of China's three airstrip-equipped Spratly artificial islands soon.
South China Sea: What China's First Strategic Bomber Landing on Woody Island Means
China's Future Stealth Bomber Fleet
May 03, 2018
China's Future Stealth Bomber Fleet
What a Chinese aerospace magazine cover tells us about China's future stealth bombers.
China's Future Stealth Bomber Fleet
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
April 10, 2018
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
China is developing a nuclear-capable air-launched ballistic missile, likely based off the DF-21.
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
China Flies Long-Range Bombers, Fighter Jets Through Miyako Strait
March 26, 2018
China Flies Long-Range Bombers, Fighter Jets Through Miyako Strait
Last week, the Chinese Air Force conducted military drills in the South China Sea and Western Pacific.
China Flies Long-Range Bombers, Fighter Jets Through Miyako Strait
Chinese Fighter Violates South Korea's Air Defense Identification Zone
February 28, 2018
Chinese Fighter Violates South Korea's Air Defense Identification Zone
The Chinese fighter traveled to the eastern side of the Korean Peninsula over the Sea of Japan.
Chinese Fighter Violates South Korea's Air Defense Identification Zone
China's Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Is in Combat Service—But With Improved Fourth-Generation Engines
February 13, 2018
China's Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Is in Combat Service—But With Improved Fourth-Generation Engines
The J-20 fighter is using an improved variant of the WS-10 engine in use on China's fourth-generation J-10 and J-11 fighters.
China's Fifth-Generation Stealth Fighter Is in Combat Service—But With Improved Fourth-Generation Engines
Chinese Military Plane Crashed During Exercise
February 02, 2018
Chinese Military Plane Crashed During Exercise
Report said at least 12 crew members killed; related videos and photos online were deleted by censors.
Chinese Military Plane Crashed During Exercise
The Early Returns of China’s Military Reforms
January 13, 2018
The Early Returns of China’s Military Reforms
China’s increased capability for joint operations means Taiwan must rethink the Chinese military threat.
The Early Returns of China’s Military Reforms
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