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Taiwan tests new weapons in China war simulation

Taiwan tests new weapons in China war simulation

Taiwan for the first time Monday tested how a fleet of advanced submarine hunting aircraft and attack helicopters would be utilised in the event of an attack by rival China, officials and media said. The weapons were included at the […]


India’s Aircraft Carrier Ambitions Take A Dive

India’s Aircraft Carrier Ambitions Take A Dive

Just when the US is seeking to “rebalance” 60% of its formidable naval fleet towards the Asia-Pacific region, and China steams ahead to commission its first aircraft carrier this year, India’s long-standing aim to operate two full-blown carrier battle groups […]


J-15 Jets On Deck As Carrier Sets Off On Longest Sea Trials

J-15 Jets On Deck As Carrier Sets Off On Longest Sea Trials

China’s aircraft carrier has set out from Dalian in the northeastern province of Liaoning on sea trials that will last 25 days, the longest yet, and experts say domestic J-15 fighters may be involved in landing and takeoff exercises. An […]


China becoming ‘more aggressive': Philippines

China becoming ‘more aggressive': Philippines

China is growing “more aggressive” in dealing with rival territorial claims, the Philippines said Wednesday, after a fresh spat erupted between Tokyo and Beijing over a remote chain of islands. “It looks like they are becoming more aggressive every day,” […]


China launches naval war games

China launches naval war games

China’s navy will on Tuesday begin annual military exercises off its east coast, state media reported, amid tensions over maritime territorial disputes with its neighbours. “According to our annual plan for exercises, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army’s navy will in […]


Taiwan probes missing secret naval maps

Taiwan probes missing secret naval maps

Taiwan’s military prosecutors were investigating the disappearance of two maps containing secret information on the island’s naval deployments, reports said Saturday. The maps were found to be missing during an inventory check by naval officials when a fleet of aging […]


United Technologies Guilty of Helping China Develop New Attack Helicopter

United Technologies Guilty of Helping China Develop New Attack Helicopter

Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp. (PWC), a Canadian subsidiary of the Connecticut-based defense contractor United Technologies Corporation (UTC), today pleaded guilty to violating the Arms Export Control Act and making false statements in connection with its illegal export to China […]


United Technologies sold military software to China: US

United Technologies sold military software to China: US

United Technologies Corp. and two of its subsidiaries have pleaded guilty to exporting software that helped China build its first military attack helicopter, US officials said Thursday. United Technologies, Canada-based Pratt and Whitney and US-based Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation entered guilty […]


China, India challenge US monopoly on AMD, satellite defense

China, India challenge US monopoly on AMD, satellite defense

Development of antimissile and anti-satellite systems is not the prerogative of the United States or Russia. Many other countries, however, like China, Israel and India are developing such systems. The creation of them, caused by nuclear proliferation, is becoming an […]


Submersible sets new China dive record

Submersible sets new China dive record

A manned Chinese submersible on Friday set a new record for the country’s deepest ever sea dive at 6,000 metres (19,685 feet), state media said. The “Jiaolong” craft descended to that depth in the Mariana Trench in the western Pacific […]


 
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