Military news

Chinese Air Force's August 1st team excites Dubai Airshow

2017-11-13 09:25:00

Six J-10 aerobatic fighter jets of the Chinese Air Force's August 1st Air Demonstration Team demonstrated their acrobatic skills for the first time in the history of the Dubai Airshow which started on Sunday in its 15th edition. Full Story

Firms see boom in defense deals

2017-11-13 09:12:00

The next five to 10 years will turn out to be golden age in the annals of the Chinese defense-related industry as more financial and technical resources will flow from the civilian side, market insiders said. Full Story

China's air force team to debut at Dubai Airshow

2017-11-12 14:26:00

The Dubai Airshow is starting on Sunday, and it is showcasing the latest and greatest in military, general and commercial aviation. Full Story

Trump, Putin say military communications improving in Syria

2017-11-12 08:31:00

U.S. President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin said on Saturday they are satisfied with the communication between their militaries, which has "dramatically" accelerated the losses of the Islamic State (IS) on the battlefield in r Full Story

China eyes more talented civilian personnel in military

2017-11-11 00:43:00

China has revised a regulation on civilian personnel in the military in a bid to attract more talented people to work for the country's armed forces. Full Story

Military, armed police required to study CPC congress spirit

2017-11-10 09:17:00

The Central Military Commission (CMC) has ordered all units of the People's Liberation Army and armed police to "carefully study and implement the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC)." Full Story

U.S. military to launch 3-carrier drill in Pacific

2017-11-09 16:54:00

The U.S. military said Wednesday that three U.S. aircraft carriers will commence a three-carrier strike force exercise in the Western Pacific on Nov. 11-14. Full Story

Interior of China's first homemade carrier unveiled

2017-11-09 11:02:00

A photo showing the interior of the hanger of China's first homemade aircraft carrier was released on the public account of China Shipbuilding Industry Corp, the ship's builder, on Nov 8. Full Story

Taiwan jet fighter goes missing during training exercise

2017-11-08 10:09:00

A Taiwan fighter jet went missing off north Taiwan during a regular training exercise at sea Tuesday night, the local air force said Tuesday. Full Story

Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark arrives in Mozambique

2017-11-08 10:02:00

The Chinese naval hospital ship, Peace Ark, arrived on Tuesday morning in Maputo, capital of Mozambique, starting an eight-day humanitarian mission of providing free medical services to local residents. Full Story