Military news

China's J-20 stealth jet put into air force combat service

2018-02-09 23:43:00

China's latest J-20 stealth fighters have been commissioned into air force combat service, a spokesperson confirmed Friday. Full Story

J-20 begins to be commissioned

2018-02-09 16:42:00

China's domestically developed stealth fighter jet, J-20, has begun to be commissioned for the Air Force's frontline combat units, the Air Force said Friday. Full Story

Kim Jong Un supervises over military parade to mark army founding

2018-02-09 10:44:00

Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), on Thursday supervised over a grand military parade displaying the country's most powerful weapons, including the Hwasong 15 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), state te Full Story

China sends Su-35 fighter jets for South China Sea patrol

2018-02-08 09:40:00

China has recently sent Su-35 fighter jets for a joint combat patrol mission in the South China Sea area, according to the People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force Wednesday. Full Story

New homegrown military chopper expected to boost combat capability

2018-02-08 09:17:00

An unnamed new Chinese military helicopter has made its maiden flight and is expected to improve China's air combat capability, experts said. Full Story

China's Air Force part of joint patrol over S China Sea

2018-02-08 08:48:00

The Chinese air force recently sent its Su-35 fighter jets to take part in a joint combat patrol over the South China Sea, the air force said in a release on Wednesday afternoon. Full Story

China dispatches advanced batch of fighter jets to South China Sea

2018-02-08 08:41:00

Chinese jet fighters have been sent to the South China Sea, the People's Liberation Army Air Force announced on Wednesday in a move that a retired major general said could be a reaction to provocation by the U.S. in January. Full Story

Trump asks Pentagon for military parade

2018-02-07 13:09:00

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday asked the Pentagon to stage a military parade, the White House implied in a statement. Full Story

China announces new success of missile interception test

2018-02-07 08:52:00

China on Tuesday announced the success of a third mid-course land-based missile interception test, a sign of mature military technology. Full Story

Ground missile defense system tested

2018-02-07 08:30:00

China launched its first ground-based midcourse missile defense interception test in four years on Monday, a move experts said would further improve China's long-range missile defense capability during wartime. Full Story