European and U.S. defense companies, which were not chosen for Turkey’s first long-range air and anti-missile system, have been reportedly pressuring Turkey’s defense industry giants to dissuade Turkey from choosing a Chinese firm. The U.S. partnership of Raytheon and Lockheed […]
Amid the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, there is a growing concern over the state of its cutting-edge military technologies, notably that of its intercontinental ballistic missiles. A Russian military news portal reported recently that representatives of a military plant in […]
Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister Zhang Yesui is paying a visit to Ankara for an inter-delegation meeting between the Turkish and Chinese foreign ministries in Ankara on April 16-17. In a statement released on Tuesday, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said that […]
The United States on Tuesday said it had held constructive talks with China about North Korea, amid concerns about a potential forthcoming nuclear test. The Obama administration’s special envoy for North Korea policy, Glyn Davies, met with Wu Dawei, China’s […]
Chinese President Xi Jinping has asked China‘s air force to speed up its transformation to emerge as a strong power by integrating its air and space capability on the same lines as the US. During an inspection visit to the […]
The Chinese FD-2000 anti-missile system has become the cynosure of senior military officials visiting the Defence Services Asia exhibition in Kuala Lumpur. The missile system gained prominence after winning an international tender in Turkey last year. Turkey is currently in […]
On March 14th the first of a class of twelve Taiwanese twin-hull WPC (High Efficiency Wave Piercing Catamaran) patrol ships was launched.
President Park Geun-hye may come under pressure to pledge support for a U.S.-led missile defense system (MDS) during President Barack Obama’s visit this month, according to observers. This time, Park will find it harder to maintain an ambiguous position, they […]
A Taiwan Navy Kidd-class destroyer launches an SM-2 surface-to-air missile during 2013 drills. Recent difficulties in purchasing certain weapons have made Taiwan look more toward indigenous development. (Getty Images) TAIPEI — The Asia-Pacific naval market is heating up, with massive […]
ISLAMABAD: Frontline units of Pakistan Navy have been equipped with the C-602 anti-ship cruise missiles purchased from China, according to Kanwa Defense Review published by Andrei Chang, also known as Pinkov, a Canadian military analyst.