Monthly archive March, 2012
North Korea to Launch Long Range Rocket to Celebrate Kim Il-Sung's Birthday

North Korea to Launch Long Range Rocket to Celebrate Kim Il-Sung’s Birthday

The ink on the North Korean food agreement hasn't even dried yet and the DPRK is already exploiting loopholes

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Seoul Takes Proactive Stance on Chinese EEZ Violations, South Korean People Slow to Follow

Seoul Takes Proactive Stance on Chinese EEZ Violations, South Korean People Slow to Follow

Flashpoints in the Yellow Sea and growing navies are making it harder and harder for South Korea and China to remain civil neighbors

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China's J-20 Stealth Fighter Still Far From Stealthy

China’s J-20 Stealth Fighter Still Far From Stealthy

The newest round of China's "leaked" J-20 Mighty Dragon photos show it performing what could be viewed as basic fighter maneuvers and suggest a degree of inflight offensive and defensive maneuverability that beats watching taxi tests.

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Chinese Spies Steal F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Data from BAE Systems

Chinese Spies Steal F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Data from BAE Systems

Rumors surrounding the potential theft of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter data from BAE Systems by Chinese spies in 2009 should be taken with more than a grain of salt.

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Asia's Military Spending Eclipses Europe's

Asia’s Military Spending Eclipses Europe’s

As Europe and the USA cut down on their military spending, Asia continues to pour money into its various military industrial complexes as tensions rise

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China Prepping Varyag (Shi Lang) for East & South China Sea Territorial Patrols

China Prepping Varyag (Shi Lang) for East & South China Sea Territorial Patrols

The Chinese People's Liberation Army is gearing up to debut their aircraft carrier by the end of this year

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Russia nearing Su-35 Fighter contract with China

Russia nearing Su-35 Fighter contract with China

Russia and China are negotiating a $4 Billion (USD) deal that would supply China with 48 Sukhoi Su-35 Flanker-E fighter jets

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BAE and Lockheed Competing to offer South Korea, Taiwan F-16 Upgrades

BAE and Lockheed Competing to offer South Korea, Taiwan F-16 Upgrades

American defense companies continue their recent trend of losing ground in Asian markets.

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China Says Defense Spending Will Increase 11.2% to $110 Billion in 2012

China Says Defense Spending Will Increase 11.2% to $110 Billion in 2012

China will boost military spending by 11.2 percent this year, the government said on Sunday, unveiling Beijing's first defense budget since President Barack Obama launched a "pivot" to reinforce U.S. influence across the Asia-Pacific.

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Lockheed Martin and South Korea knock heads en route to FX-III Fighter Selection

Lockheed Martin and South Korea knock heads en route to FX-III Fighter Selection

This FX-III Fighter selection race just keep becoming more interesting...

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DPRK Foreign Ministry Speaks Out on North Korean/U.S. Talks

DPRK Foreign Ministry Speaks Out on North Korean/U.S. Talks

The Korean Central News Agency of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea gives us their official word on the agreements reached.

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