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China launches high-orbit BeiDou-3 satellite

China's home-grown global satellite navigation system came a step closer to completion with the launch of another BeiDou-3 satellite at 11:57 p.m. Thursday from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center, in the southwestern Sichuan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/2 1:39:17

More than just an airshow

A wide range of cutting-edge weaponry and equipment for use in the air, sea, space and on the ground are being gathered for Airshow China 2018.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 23:38:41

China reveals CH-10 tilt-rotor drone

The Chinese Academy of Aerospace and Aerodynamics (CAAA) under the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp (CASC) on Wednesday revealed the CH-10 tilt-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 20:58:40

China-developed ARJ21 regional jetliner starts service in 3 new routes

China's domestically-developed ARJ21 regional jetliners have been put into use in three new air routes, according to its developer on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 16:46:04

J-20 stealth fighters to join Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai: expert

Multiple J-20 stealth fighter jets were spotted in the skies above Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province on Tuesday, in preparation for Airshow China 2018 in November, a military expert said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 15:28:39

China launches ocean-observing satellite under closer Sino-European space cooperation

China successfully sent an ocean-observing satellite into space on Monday, a joint mission pursued under close Sino-French space cooperation that will enable scientists to simultaneously study, for the first time, ocean surface winds and waves.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 10:08:53

China launches space router for first time

China's first space router has been successfully launched atop the Long March-4B carrier rocket from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in northern Shanxi Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 10:05:22

Vice premier urges deeper military-civilian integration

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng on Monday attended a national symposium where plans were made to advance military-civilian integration in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/29 23:03:40

Third sea trial of new carrier to test weapons, control systems: expert

China's first domestically built aircraft carrier Type 001A embarked on its third sea trial on Sunday, in which the vessel's weapons system, control system and communications system will undergo further tests, a Chinese military insider said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/29 15:28:39

China, ASEAN conclude maritime drill

Naval forces from China and members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Saturday concluded a joint maritime drill in the city of Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/28 7:00:34

Xi inspects PLA Southern Theater Command, stresses advancing commanding ability

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday inspected the Southern Theater Command of the People's Liberation Army and stressed advancing capacity-building for commanding.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/26 21:37:39

China, ASEAN conclude maritime exercise

China and members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Friday concluded a two-day maritime exercise off the coast of south China's Guangdong Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/27 8:01:04

Defense minister refutes US at Beijing Xiangshan Forum

The 8th Beijing Xiangshan Forum opened on Thursday and Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the opening ceremony of the forum to express China's commitment to enhance strategic mutual trust and security cooperation with nations around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/25 23:38:40

Potential defense ministers' meeting to avoid misjudgment

A potential meeting between defense ministers of China and the US could be a key and constructive measure to avoid misjudgment, said a Chinese commentator on Thursday, but whether it could yield positive outcomes remains in the clouds due to the unpredictability and ambiguity of US President Donald Trump's foreign policy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/25 23:33:41

China stresses importance of international military trust at Xiangshan forum

The 8th Beijing Xiangshan Forum opened on Thursday and Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the opening ceremony to express China's commitment to enhance strategic mutual trust and security cooperation with the rest of the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/25 11:58:40

Unilateralism willful disregard for people

Li Zhanshu, chairman of the National People's Congress Standing Committee, said on Wednesday in Beijing that unilateralism is a "withdrawal from international groups" and disregard for the interests of other countries and peoples.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/24 23:38:41

ASEAN military officials view simulated training of Chinese Navy

Military officials from ASEAN member countries were impressed after viewing a simulated training exercise on China's Qijiguang naval training ship in Zhanjiang, South China's Guangdong Province on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/24 13:03:39

'Unprecedented' foreign participation at Beijing forum

The 8th Beijing Xiangshan Forum will be held at the Beijing International Convention Center from Wednesday to Friday, and a senior officer of the People's Liberation Army said on Monday that the scale and level of the foreign delegations are unprecedented.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/22 23:38:40