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China's new stealth bombers to carry more deterrent power: experts

Chinese military magazine Aerospace Knowledge recently sighted the H-20, the new generation of Chinese bomber aircraft, which was confirmed by experts to be a stealth aircraft and also more powerful as it could be equipped with nuclear and conventional weapons.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/10 17:58:40

China's 'combat' aircraft carrier to undergo sea trials

China's first domestically built aircraft carrier, the country's second, might undergo its first sea trials on April 23, with experts calling it China's first combat carrier.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/10 14:08:39

China firmly opposes US arms sales to Taiwan: spokesperson

China's stance of resolutely opposing the United States selling weapons to Taiwan has been always clear and consistent, a spokesperson for the Ministry of National Defense said at a press conference Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/10 1:23:45

PLA air force conducts successful live-fire exercise on high plateau

A brigade from the People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force successfully hit all targets with four rocket-propelled grenades after it conducted its first live-fire drill on a plateau, a move hailed by experts as a significant progress on the military's capability in cross-regional missions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/9 23:03:40

China's new manned submersible finishes new expedition

China's new manned submersible finished the first ocean expedition of its operation stage, according to Science and Technology Daily.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/9 16:39:16

PLA unveils new border defense equipment

China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) has strengthened its power and management in border defense by developing new types of equipment that can be used in all environments, including those with extremes of temperature and topography.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/8 23:18:40

China has upper hand in South China Sea: expert

The situation in the South China Sea has been developing in favor of China, said Chinese observers after media reported that China is conducting naval drills in the region, at the same time as "three US carrier battle groups passed by" the area.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/8 23:18:40

China's unmanned submersible to be upgraded after 50th dive

China's unmanned submersible Qianlong II has completed 50 dives since its commission, and will have a technology upgrade soon, scientists said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/7 19:56:57

PLA fleet continues escort missions in Gulf of Aden, Somalia

Another fleet of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) ships out on Thursday to continue its escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and the waters off Somalia.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/5 12:56:21

Government support needed for carrier-based UAVs 'to build powerful navy'

China's development of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) has entered a new phase as the technology will allow synchronized operations between UAVs and military aircraft, and carrier-based UAVs are also being developed, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/3 22:18:40

China's upcoming drills might improve aircraft carrier's combat capability

China will conduct drills in the South China Sea from Thursday to April 11, an opportunity that might be taken to improve aircraft carrier Liaoning's combat capability.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/3 21:13:40

Advances in military technology give China edge in Asia-Pacific

China has made significant achievements in radar and strategic bomber technology, according to scientists working in the fields, adding that its military radars can now detect all kinds of stealth fighter jets and bombers deployed in the Asia-Pacific region.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/3 17:38:39

Armored vehicles maneuver by rail

A soldier assigned to a combind brigade under the PLA 79th Group Army directs an armored vehicle on the rail car prior to a long-distance maneuver by rail on March 30, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/4/3 11:43:21

Twelve H-6K bombers fly over South China Sea

An H-6K bomber flies in the airspace over the South China Sea. Twelve H-6K bombers assigned to a division of the PLA Air Force recently conducted a long haul flight from the hinterland of China's central Shaanxi Plain to a certain area to carry out military training, according to the official social media account of the Chinese PLA Air Force on the Sina Weibo, March 27, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/4/2 14:26:25

H-6K bomber video showcases PLA Air Force capability

China's air force has grown stronger in combat capability and will reinforce its military presence in both the high seas and the air, a Chinese military commentator said on Sunday after the air force released a video promoting its H-6K bomber.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/1 21:58:40

Defense chief to first visit Russia, Belarus

China's new minister of national defense chose Russia and Belarus as the first stops for his planned overseas tour in April and in doing so showcased the countries' close military and technological cooperation, a military expert said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/29 23:33:43

Remains of 20 Chinese soldiers who fought in Korean War return to China

South Korea on Wednesday returned to China the remains of 20 soldiers of Chinese People's Volunteer Army killed in the Korean War (1950-53).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/28 23:53:42

Chinese scientists working on game-changing smart driving system for military vehicles

A Beijing lab is developing a smart system for military vehicles that researchers believe could revolutionize driving in all kinds of terrain and conditions, reports said Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/27 23:08:40