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5 Questions on China’s Air Defense Identification Zone
November 29, 2013
5 Questions on China’s Air Defense Identification Zone
“What makes this situation so fraught with peril is the possibility of miscalculation.”
5 Questions on China’s Air Defense Identification Zone
China’s Game of Chicken in the East China Sea
November 27, 2013
China’s Game of Chicken in the East China Sea
Leading from behind at a time when tensions are only mounting would be a tragic mistake.
China’s Game of Chicken in the East China Sea
China’s Air-Sea Battle Plan for the South China Sea
November 13, 2013
China’s Air-Sea Battle Plan for the South China Sea
A PLA researcher says AEW&C and the J-16 will help China achieve sea & air control over the South China Sea.
China’s Air-Sea Battle Plan for the South China Sea
The US Air Force’s New Game Plan in the Asia-Pacific
October 09, 2013
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.
The US Air Force’s New Game Plan in the Asia-Pacific
The Influence of Airpower Upon Asian History
July 31, 2013
The Influence of Airpower Upon Asian History
All said, civilian aircraft has probably had a more transformational impact on Asia than military aircraft.
The Influence of Airpower Upon Asian History
Limited Liftoff Looming: Y-20 Transport Prepares for 1st Test Flight
January 08, 2013
Limited Liftoff Looming: Y-20 Transport Prepares for 1st Test Flight
While China’s stealth aircraft prototypes may get all the buzz, the Y-20 offers new military operational possibilities.
Limited Liftoff Looming: Y-20 Transport Prepares for 1st Test Flight
The “Long Pole in the Tent”: China’s Military Jet Engines
December 09, 2012
The “Long Pole in the Tent”: China’s Military Jet Engines
Much has been made of Beijing’s growing military might. Developing and producing high-performance jet engines could be the toughest — but most rewarding — advance.
The “Long Pole in the Tent”: China’s Military Jet Engines
China's Air Force: Ready For Take Off?
November 06, 2012
China's Air Force: Ready For Take Off?
New appointments to the Central Military Commission suggest more influence for China’s Air Force – or not.
China's Air Force: Ready For Take Off?
China's J-31 Stealth Aircraft Takes Flight
October 31, 2012
China's J-31 Stealth Aircraft Takes Flight
With the first flight of the J-31 or F-60, many questions are being asked. Will it operate on a carrier? Is it for export?
China's J-31 Stealth Aircraft Takes Flight
China's A2/AD
September 26, 2012
China's A2/AD "System of Systems"
While high-tech weapons may get all the attention, the organizational aspects of any military are important. China is no exception.
China's A2/AD "System of Systems"
China's New Stealth Fighter Gambit
September 21, 2012
China's New Stealth Fighter Gambit
Was the jet crafted from stolen intelligence? Could it be used on China’s new aircraft carrier? With photos appearing online of another Chinese stealth fighter, questions are mounting.
China's New Stealth Fighter Gambit
China Developing a 2nd Stealth Fighter?
August 06, 2012
China Developing a 2nd Stealth Fighter?
The rumored J-21 “Snowy Owl” would be China’s second stealth aircraft project, along with the J-20.
China Developing a 2nd Stealth Fighter?
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