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China's wind tunnel to shape future fighter jets: experts

The nation's newest wind tunnel will shape China's future fighter jets and boost their efficiency, according to its maker and Chinese military experts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/26 22:48:40

China's mid-size military transport aircraft delivered to Kazakhstan

China has officially handed over a mid-size transport aircraft to Kazakhstan, the first time that the Chinese aircraft has been acquired by a member of the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/25 22:28:40

US arms sale to Taiwan violates one-China principle, creating a 'time bomb' in bilateral relations

China strongly opposes all sales of military hardware to Taiwan, including the latest that was reportedly approved by the US State Department, a move that seriously violates the foundational one-China principle and damages China's sovereignty and security interests, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of National Defense on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/25 21:38:39

China postpones military dialogue in protest against US 'sanctions'

China's Central Ministry Commission (CMC), launched a solemn representation on Saturday after the US State Department announced "sanctions" on the CMC and its officials on Thursday, media reported.
Source: Global Times - Agencies | 2018/9/23 13:57:32

Chinese military lodges solemn representations against US sanctions

China's Central Military Commission (CMC) on Saturday lodged solemn representations and protests against sanctions imposed by the United States.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 9:38:16

China lodges solemn representations against US sanctions on Chinese military

Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Zheng Zeguang summoned US Ambassador to China Terry Branstad on Friday and lodged solemn representations and protests against the US side's sanctions on Chinese military agency and official pursuant to its domestic law.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 9:37:42

China-made C919 landing gear delivered to COMAC

The first China-made landing gear for the C919 large passenger aircraft has been delivered to the developer, according to the state-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/22 12:46:21

Chinese military to conduct discipline inspection during holidays

China will conduct discipline inspection and supervision on misconduct in the military ahead of the National Day and Mid-Autumn Festival holidays.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/21 21:33:25

China urges US to withdraw "sanctions" on Chinese military

China's Foreign Ministry on Friday demanded the United States to immediately correct its wrongdoing and withdraw "sanctions" on the Chinese military.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/21 21:32:04

Sino-Japanese War shipwreck found in Liaoning

The shipwreck found by Chinese archaeologists in the sea of Zhuanghe, Northeast China's Liaoning Province, was identified as the famous warship Jingyuan, sunk by the Japanese navy 124 years ago in the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-95, announced the State Administration of Cultural Heritage (SACH) on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/21 13:52:30

President Xi meets Pakistani army chief

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff Qamar Javed Bajwa in Beijing Wednesday, calling on the two countries to firmly support each other on issues concerning their respective core interests.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/20 23:13:40

Chinese weapons appeal to Africa

Chinese military industry companies are showcasing a wide range of weapons and equipment at the Africa Aerospace and Defence 2018 (AAD2018) expo being held in the city of Tshwane, South Africa from Wednesday to Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 23:08:45

New Z-10ME helicopter ready for business: analyst

Photographs of apparently modified Z-10 helicopters are trending on online military forums, prompting a Chinese analyst on Thursday to note the Z-10 is a cost-effective piece of military equipment with great potential to be sold on the global arms market.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 22:43:40

Chinese military using domestic software to prevent espionage

The Chinese military is requiring its personnel to install monitoring software that helps analyze their social media patterns and tests their political sensibilities, a move the software developer said helps soldiers to use internet in a more rational way.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 17:48:40

Chinese armed forces test new weaponry during drills in Inner Mongolia

China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) ground force held combat drills and training sessions to test new types of weaponry and combat technology in North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region in mid-September, the PLA website army.81.cn reported on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 17:43:40

China to launch Long March-9 rocket in 2028

China plans to launch the heavy-lift carrier rocket Long March-9 in 2028, said an official of China National Space Administration (CNSA) at the World Conference on Science Literacy 2018 on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/19 9:57:51

PLA to train more fighter pilots for aircraft carriers

A recruitment campaign has been launched for aircraft carrier cadet pilots by the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/18 22:33:40

Art troupe of PLA Rocket Force shuts curtain with last song before demobilization

The art troupe of People's Liberation Army (PLA) Rocket Force said farewell to the public in a video uploaded on the army's website 81.cn on Friday afternoon.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/17 17:43:40