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Algeria confirms PLZ45 acquisition
    The Algerian military confirmed on 22 May that it has taken delivery of Chinese-made 155 mm PLZ45 self-propelled howitzers when it released imagery showing them being used during an exercise.. 17-05-28
China expanding its amphibious force
    Images have recently emerged of China's fifth Yuzhao-class (Type 071) Landing Platform Dock (LPD) being built for the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) at the Hudong-Zhonghua Shipyard in Shanghai.. 17-04-06
China's CSOC showcases a new 4,000-tonne frigate
    A model of the 4,000-tonne frigate showcased by China Shipbuilding and Offshore International Company (CSOC) at LIMA 2017 in Langkawi.. 17-03-28
Myanmar in advanced negotiations to licence-build JF-17 fighter
    Myanmar is now in advanced negotiations with Pakistan to also licence-build the third-generation fighter, defence industry sources in Yangon and sources close to the Myanmar Air Force (MAF) told Jane's in mid-January.. 17-02-02
PLA possibly equipping marine corps with ZTL-11 amphibious assault vehicle
    Images posted on Chinese online forums in early January suggest that China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) may be equipping its marine corps with the NORINCO ZTL-11 8x8 amphibious assault vehicle.. 17-01-15
Chinese Navy commissions fifth Wozang-class MCMV
    China's People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has commissioned a new Wozang-class (Type 082 II) mine countermeasures vessel (MCMV), according to the China Military Online website.. 17-01-04
China's Liaoning carrier group ventures into West Pacific for first time
    China's People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has for the first time deployed itsLiaoning carrier group beyond the First Island Chain.. 16-12-31
China's carrier replenishment ship begins sea trials
    The People's Liberation Army Navy's (PLAN's) new Type 901 replenishment ship commenced sea trials on 18 December, according to Chinese media.. 16-12-31
    Chinese naval J-11s spotted in the open  
        Images outside the Shenyang Aircraft Corporation factory indicating that new single- and twin-seat J-11 fighters are probably being produced for PLANAF.... [2010-05-11]
    Report urges US to agree Taiwan F-16 sale  
        A United States-Taiwan business group has called on Washington to approve Taiwan's request to purchase 66 F/16C/D Block 50/52 fighter aircraft, arguing that the island's air defence capabilities are deteriorating rapidly.... [2013-10-26]
    US Navy revises ship numbers downwards  
        In its latest 30-year shipbuilding plan, the US Navy (USN) has distanced itself from its ambitious 2005 plan of fielding a 313-ship fleet by the middle of the coming decade.... [2013-10-26]
    Reach for the stars - China develops its military space tech  
        This recently upgraded telemetry and tracking facility at China's Jiuquan Space Center was likely involved with the midcourse missile interception test on 11 January 2010.... [2013-10-26]