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  1. News - China - DEFENCE

    Taiwan scrambles fighter jets after PLA spy planes 'repeatedly' breach airspace

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 02:45pm by Lawrence Chung, AFP

    ... Lawrence Chung and Agence France-Presse Fighter jets scrambled after maritime patrol planes allegedly enter sensitive area Mainland 'breaches' Taiwan air zone Taiwan's air force scrambled fighter jets to track two mainland PLA surveillance planes that intruded on the island's air defence zone, the island's military said yesterday. One plane entered ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1580792/taiwan-scrambles-fighter-jets-after-pla-spy-planes-repeatedly-breach
  2. News - China - DEFENCE

    Mid-air 'near miss' highlights strategic divide between US and China in Asia

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 04:27am by Cary Huang

    ... in mid-air 'near miss' The encounter between a People's Liberation Army fighter jet and a US Navy surveillance aircraft off China's southern coast last week underlined mutual ... said. Pan warned that relations between the US and China soured in 2001 when a PLA Navy J-8 fighter jet and a US Navy EP-3 spy plane collided in mid-air over the South China Sea near Hainan. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1580699/mid-air-near-miss-highlights-strategic-divide-between-us-and-china-asia
  3. News - China - DEFENCE

    China vows to act against intensified US military surveillance

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 05:08am by Teddy Ng

    ... to defend our maritime and air security based on the different levels of the threat," Yang said. The US military always "comes to us uninvited when the Chinese army is having drills, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1581590/china-vows-act-against-intensified-us-military-surveillance
  4. News - China - DEFENCE

    Neighbours wary as another arms deal between Beijing and Moscow looms

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 03:06am by Minnie Chan

    ... the PLA is using, is capable of countering all air attack weapons, including tactical and strategic aircraft, ballistic missiles and hypersonic targets such as the US' F-35 fighter jet. Both ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1581595/neighbours-wary-another-arms-deal-between-beijing-and-moscow-looms
  5. News - China - DEFENCE

    Shanghai to San Francisco in 100 minutes by Chinese supersonic submarine

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 05:22am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... machinery and engineering, said the team's innovative approach meant they could now create the complicated air "bubble" required for rapid underwater travel. "We are very excited by its potential," he said. Water produces more friction, or drag, on an object than air, which means conventional submarines cannot travel as fast as an aircraft. However, during the cold ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1580226/shanghai-san-francisco-100-minutes-chinese-supersonic-submarine
  6. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    India launches first home-built anti-submarine ship to counter China

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 05:44am by BLOOM

    ... a retired Indian navy officer. The Indian ship can carry helicopters on board and possesses surface warfare and air defence capabilities, he said. Jaitley, who's also India's finance ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580125/india-launches-first-home-built-anti-submarine-ship-counter-china
  7. News - World - DEFENCE

    Canberra defends posting of US marines to Australia under newly signed deal

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 09:11pm by AFP

    ... there was no timeline for the increase to 2,500. Bishop downplayed the prospect of an increased US military presence beyond the 2,500 marines and air force personnel, although analysts have said the allies were ... the US is carrying out air strikes and humanitarian aid to combat jihadist Islamic State (IS) fighters, although Canberra has offered support for humanitarian efforts. Speaking yesterday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1572287/canberra-defends-posting-us-marines-australia-under-newly-signed-deal
  8. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    China's 'dangerous acts' at sea could have consequences, warns Japan white paper

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 11:55am by AFP

    ... of an Air Defence Identification Zone (ADIZ) late last year. The ADIZ sparked regional criticism as well as condemnation from Washington, while commentators voiced concern over the growing chances ... within 30 metres of its aircraft in an area where the two nations’ air defence zones overlap. Beijing responded that it was Japanese military planes that flew dangerously close to its aircraft. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1566830/japan-slams-chinas-growing-threat-505-page-defence-paper
  9. News - China - DEFENCE

    New Chinese law steps up military zone security to keep out 'foreign spies posing as tourists'

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:54pm by Andrea Chen

    ... "These foreign companies keep track of PLA personnel wherever they establish bases," Song was quoted as saying, without naming any countries or explaining what they had done. Air bases have ... their approved heights inside the flight security perimeters of our air bases, leading to the closure of nearly 20 bases and about 100 accidents,” another officer, Shan Shaoli, was quoted as saying. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1544336/new-chinese-law-steps-military-zone-security-keep-out-foreign-spies-and
  10. News - World - DEFENCE

    US missile defence system hits target in test for first time since 2008

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 09:08pm by Reuters

    ... Air Force Base, California, hit a target built by Lockheed Martin. The target was launched from the US army's Reagan Test Site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands, according ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539057/us-missile-defence-system-hits-target-test-first-time-2008

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