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China Dismisses Reports About Second Aircraft Carrier

China Dismisses Reports About Second Aircraft Carrier

Defense Ministry spokesman Yang Yujun on Thursday dismissed foreign media reports that said China is building a second aircraft carrier in Shanghai and that it will be launched late this year. “Such reports are inaccurate,” Yang said at a regular […]


Philippines sends more troops to guard disputed islands

Philippines sends more troops to guard disputed islands

The Philippines has deployed 800 more Marines and opened a new headquarters to guard its interests in the disputed Spratlys islands, which China also claims, a senior military official said Sunday. Straddling vital shipping lanes and believed sitting atop vast […]


China Homeland Security & Public Safety Market 2012-2020

China Homeland Security & Public Safety Market 2012-2020

By 2014, China’s HLS & Public Safety Market1) will replace the U.S. as the world’s leading national HLS & Public Safety market. Based on the detailed “China 12th Five Year Plan (2011-2015)” documents and HSRC research, the China Homeland Security […]


Pentagon Official Explains Asia-Pacific Focus

Pentagon Official Explains Asia-Pacific Focus

The entire U.S. government has made a concerted effort to improve U.S.-China relations while implementing the tenets in the defense strategic guidance, a senior Pentagon official said here today. Speaking to an audience at the Center for Strategic and International […]


China and Airbus to Develop Alternative Aviation BioFuel

China and Airbus to Develop Alternative Aviation BioFuel

China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec), one of China’s biggest energy companies and Airbus are developing and promoting renewable aviation fuel production for regular commercial use in China. Sinopec is the instrumental partner in helping the Central Government to establish […]


China’s First Aircraft Carrier Commissioned

China’s First Aircraft Carrier Commissioned

China’s first aircraft carrier was delivered and commissioned to the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy Tuesday after years of refitting and sea trials. Overseen by President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao, the carrier was officially handed over by the […]


China navy takes delivery of first aircraft carrier: report

China navy takes delivery of first aircraft carrier: report

China’s first aircraft carrier was handed over Sunday to the navy of the People’s Liberation Army, state press said, amid rising tensions over disputed waters in the East and South China Seas. The handover ceremony of the 300-metre (990-foot) ship, […]


China to Promote Drones for Marine Surveillance

China to Promote Drones for Marine Surveillance

China will promote the use of drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), to strengthen the nation’s marine surveillance, the State Oceanic Administration (SOA) said on Sunday. The SOA verified and accepted a pilot program of using drones to undertake remote-sensing […]


Chinese Navy Gets First Aircraft Carrier

Chinese Navy Gets First Aircraft Carrier

China’s first aircraft carrier, an overhauled former Soviet vessel, has been formally handed over to China’s navy, local media reported on Monday. The official ceremony was held on Sunday at the Dalian shipyard in Northeast China, where the aircraft carrier […]


 
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