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Cadence Column: Asia, April 23, 2018

The US is arming East Asia and disarming North Korea. China is a spectator in the Western game.

Reports and gossip about the latest North Korean promise to disarm ensnared many in the media. 314 more words


Lockheed Martin F-22A Raptor

@ Lancaster, CA

March 2018

Afterburners blazing and trailing wingtip vortices, a Raptor from the Air Combat Command F-22 Demonstration Team performs a high speed pass during the Los Angeles County Airshow. 39 more words


The limits of PMCs exposed in Syria

Details emerged on February 10th of an attack against a Russian Private Military Company (PMC) in Syria, which resulted in the deaths of as many as 215 personnel. 567 more words


F-22 Impossible to Match J-20 Armed with This Weapon

Mil.huanqiu.com carries photos of recent beyond-visual-range combat drill of J-20s that display J-20’s matchless capabilities. The photos are taken from CCTV’s program “J-20 plays its excessive combat power impossible for US F22 to catch up”. 117 more words

China’s WS-15 Turbofan for J-20 matches F119 for F-22

China is making fast progress in developing world-class aircraft engine. SCMP quotes a Chinese scientist as says in its report “China in talks for sale of jet engine technology to Germany” on January 14, “We are willing to share with industrial partners in Germany our latest hardware and technology. 124 more words

No US Fighter Jet Is J-20’s Match

At the press conference titled “China’s 10 star weapons 2017” on January 14, Chinese military expert Wang Yanan said that though very few technical details about China’s J-20 stealth fighter jet have been disclosed, judging by its large weapon bays, J-20 has much greater fire power than any of US fighter jets in service. 119 more words

The F-22 came face to face with Russia's top fighter and was at a major disadvantage

The F-22 came face to face with Russia’s top fighter and was at a major disadvantage

A sleek F-22 Raptor doesn’t carry visible weapons. US Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. 722 more words