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  1. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's 'sense of destiny' a concern to Asia region, says James Clapper

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 04:32am by AP

    ... grab" and an affront to international law. Clapper said China's military modernisation effort extended to all of its armed forces, in space and in cyberspace and over time China would try ... countries pursuing very aggressive and impressive "counter-space" capabilities, and the US was taking "appropriate actions".   The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - DEFENCE

    China's Beidou navigation system 'completely open' for Asian neighbours, official says

    Posted Dec 27th 2013, 05:12pm by Reuters

    ... for the country than manned space flight or the Chinese lunar probes now under way, according to reports in the state-run media. But the benefits are by no means limited to defence. The government sees ...

  3. News - World - DEFENCE

    'Inappropriate behaviour' cost US general his nuclear missile command

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 12:30am by AP

    ... force said Carey was not commenting on the investigation report. After he was relieved of duty in October, Carey was reassigned as special assistant to the commander of Air Force Space Command, ...

  4. News - China - DEFENCE

    US navy accused of 'harassing' carrier Liaoning in South China Sea incident

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 11:30pm by Cary Huang, AP

    ... is to warn US military ships and planes against getting too close to Chinese maritime and air space and also a way to demonstrate that the parameter of Chinese aerial and maritime patrols is also ...

  5. News - World - DEFENCE

    US to launch super spies over Asian skies

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Agencies in Perth

    ... Asian skies The US military will station an advanced radar and place a new, state-of-the-art deep-space telescope in Australia as part of its strategic shift towards Asia, the two countries announced yesterday. Defence Secretary Leon Panetta and Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith made the announcement after high-level talks in Perth. The radar, the first low-earth orbit space ...

  6. News - World - DEFENCE

    Navy christens carrier USS Gerald R. Ford, said to be 'technology marvel'

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 05:53am by AFP

    ... of fibre-optic cable (enough to reach the international space station three times) The Washington Post ...

  7. News - World - DEFENCE

    Declassified documents reveal real role of Area 51 in Mojave desert

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... for the rather more mundane purpose of testing ultra- secret military aircraft technology - or so Washington says. According to the seven-chapter history, the space was used as an aerial testing ground ...

  8. News - China - DEFENCE

    From astronauts to snipers, sky's the limit for China's female soldiers

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... the limit for female soldiers When Major Liu Yang, China's first woman in space, returned to earth safely after a mission to the Tiangong-1 space station in late June, it reminded all Chinese ... of the National People's Congress, celebrated International Women's Day with other NPC deputies in Beijing yesterday. The significance of Liu's space adventure, coming five decades after ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEFENCE

    PLA gun practice disturbs Fanling neighbours

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... to rezone the site, on a 150-metre stretch of the harbourfront near the PLA barracks, from open space to military use. A public forum run by lobby group Professional Commons at Polytechnic ...

  10. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA review warns 'strategic uncertainties' loom large for China

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai, Teddy Ng

    ... approach to Chinese civilian patrol flights will extend the stand-off from the sea to air space - and that the risk of armed clashes will rise. In the South China Sea, the review says, the nature ...




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