China Revs Up J-20 Production, Extends Attack Range With Tanker Aircraft
The People’s Liberation Army - Air Force is moving quickly to expand its 5th-gen reach
China May Have 100 More Advanced Warships Than the US Navy
Congressman says China has 285 advanced warships
How US F-35s & Attack Subs Could Destroy a Chinese Amphibious Attack on Taiwan
Simply put, should US and allied 5th-generation air power be in position to respond fast-enough, they seem positioned to quickly establish air superiority over the Taiwan Strait.
Chinese Military Copies US Manned-Unmanned Teaming Drone Tactics
The Chinese-government-backed Global Times newspaper describes its new FH-901 suicide drone as its “answer” to the US Switchblade drone.
New Chinese Y-20 Cargo Plane Can Transport T99 tanks for Amphibious Assault
With the arrival of the Y-20, The People’s Liberation Army will soon be able to airlift full-scale Chinese Main Battle Tanks on board an upgraded Y-20 cargo plane.
China Taiwan Conflict: People’s Liberation Army Ramps up Military Presence Around Taiwan
A Chinese-government-backed newspaper is saying the People’s Liberation Army is “encircling” Taiwan with warships, helicopters, and Y-8 anti-submarine war aircraft.
Stealthy Xian H-20 Bomber Preparing For First Flight?
While the H-20 still remains mysterious to a large degree, it may not at all come close to rivaling the Air Force’s new B-21.
Why China's H-6 Bombers Could be Vulnerable in Combat
Sea-launched 5th-generation aircraft such as the F-35B and F-35C would likely make it extremely difficult for large Chinese bombers to operate with any measure of success.
China Gearing up for Joint Air & Land Attack on Taiwan? How Effective Would It Be?
Reports claim the People’s Liberation Army is flying bombers, fighters and surveillance planes in preparation for a possible “joint land attack and long-range air strike” invasion of Taiwan.
Could the US Navy Destroy Attacking Chinese "Carrier-Killer" DF-26 Anti-Ship Missiles?
The DF-26 has a range of up to 2,500 miles and 4,000-pound payload. With satellite targeting, the DF-26 in theory could strike U.S. Navy warships across the western Pacific Ocean.
China performs war preparations over Taiwan
War drills included an H-6K bomber, JH-7A fighter bomber and the Su-30.
How Fast Could China Take Over Taiwan? If Occupied by China, Could Taiwan Be Liberated?
With tensions potentially higher than they have been in years, and Chinese weapons, planes and warships conducting war drills encircling Taiwan, the possibility of a Chinese-US confrontation may now look more realistic.
Could the US Navy Save Taiwan?
It seems reasonable to entertain the thought that submarines and the realm of the undersea might be the best way for the U.S. and its allies to stop a Chinese invasion of Taiwan.
Could Sending F-35s & F-22s to the Pacific Avert War with China?
China's small number of J-20s can only launch from land-runways and its carrier-launched J-31 is just arriving. The US Air Force has more than 300 F-35s.
Is China's Stealthy J-20 Superior to the F-35?
A Chinese paper claims its 5th-generation J-20 aircraft is superior to the F-35
US-China Tensions Intensify in The Pacific
US-Chinese tensions in the Pacific continue to intensify, and several recent events have led Pentagon leaders to express an unmistakable sense of danger.
Japan's New Defense of Japan 2022 Paper Calls for Massive Military Build up to Counter China
Japan’s recently published Defense of Japan 2022 booklet outlines a series of critical time sensitive initiatives specifically increasing the ability of its Self Defense forces to deter China.
Japan Launches F-35B From Destroyer - to Neutralize China's Fleet of J-20 & J-31 Fighter Jets
Japan’s massive, multi-billion dollar F-35 buy has made headlines for months, as it represents decisive move to rival if not fully outmatch China’s 5th-generation aircraft.
NATO Increasingly Concerned About China
For the first time in its decades long history, the NATO alliance plans to formally cite “China” in its soon to be released Strategic Concept paper.
Taiwan China Tensions Rise
Chinese military leaders are announcing new multi-domain war preparations around the island of Taiwan
Military action against a Chinese invasion of Taiwan is a complicated question, given that Taiwan is only 100 miles off the Chinese coast and surrounded by vast swaths of ocean
Navy Modernizes Ship Defenses to Counter Chinese "Carrier-Killer" Missiles
When it comes to the Chinese threats, there are near and long term concerns, given that the Chinese DF-26 “carrier killer” missile can reportedly reach ranges of 2,000 miles
China's J-20 and J-31 Fighter Jets Have Congress Concerned for US Air Dominance
“China spent the last 30-years studying what could defeat the US. We are being challenged"
China Intensifies Hunt for US and Taiwanese Submarines with Y-8 Patrols
The Chinese anti-submarine warfare emphasis could suggest the PLA understands how crucial US and Taiwanese submarines could be in a warfare scenario over Taiwan
Pentagon Walks Back People’s Republic of China Statement. Confirms it Will Defend Taiwan
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said the US supports the Taiwan Relations Act which supports the sale of US arms to Taiwan and Taiwanese independence.