Taiwan Seeks U.S. Technology Transfer in Sub Deal

AFP, Taiwan reiterated to a top U.S. envoy Oct. 16 that it wanted access to cutting-edge U.S. submarine technology to accompany its order of...

Franco-British Carrier Would Cost Less Than 2B Euros

AFP, Building a future French aircraft carrier along with Britain would cost less than 2 billion euros ($2.3 billion), the chairman of French defense...

Alvis OMC to upgrade S. African Tanks

DefenseNews, The South African Army will upgrade part of its Olifant Mk1B main battle tank fleet in a deal with local contractor Alvis OMC,...

China's flight in outer space doesn't mean the sky is falling

The Virginian-Pilot , Just about anywhere outside of China, the news that the glorious People's Army had catapulted a man into outer space was...

Bangor Trident fleet to get bigger

The SUN, USS Nebraska will move to West Sound late next year, underscoring the new role the Pacific Fleet is playing in world affairs...

Taiwanese develop missiles to deter Bejing

The Age, The Taiwanese Government, facing a build-up of hundreds of ballistic missiles on the nearby Chinese mainland, has revealed its own missile program...

'N.K. has 800 mid-range missiles'

, "A nuclear-capable North Korea is a threat to not only Korea but also neighbors. (It has) 800 missiles that can reach many places...

Chinese, Greek military chiefs hold talks

Xinhuanet, BEIJING, Oct. 16 (Xinhuanet) -- Liang Guanglie, chief of general staff of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), held talks here Thursday with...

U.S. spy plane crash-lands near N. Korea

AP, SEOUL (AP) -- An unmanned U.S. military spy plane crash-landed near the border with communist North Korea, forcing the U.S. military to ground...

Canada eyes Pakistan for offshore oil exploration

Asia Pulse, KARACHI - Canadian Minister for Industry and Trade Allan Rock said his country is interested in offshore oil exploration in Pakistan, in...