China denies US accusations it is targeting military aircraft with lasers

China denies US accusations it is targeting military aircraft with lasers

Posted May 04, 2018 22:29:32 Photo: US military says the pointing of lasers at aircraft is a “very serious” issue. (US Air Force: Staff Sgt. Tony R. Tolley) Related Story: China ‘deploys missiles’ in South China Sea, US, Australia warn of consequences Related Story: Australian warships challenged by Chinese military …

Australian, Canadian aircraft to head to Japan over ‘illicit’ North Korean ship transfers

Australian, Canadian aircraft to head to Japan over ‘illicit’ North Korean ship transfers

Updated April 28, 2018 12:02:24 Australian and Canadian military aircraft will soon head to a US base in Japan to monitor “illicit” ship-to-ship transfers involving North Korean vessels, the ABC has confirmed. It is understood the United States will play a leading role in coordinating the operations out of its …

China joins flight club as major aircraft manufacturers hit turbulence – RN

China joins flight club as major aircraft manufacturers hit turbulence – RN

Updated April 28, 2018 08:41:08 Photo: China’s home-grown C919 passenger jet has been in development for more than a decade (Getty: Aly Song) In November last year, a Chinese-built passenger jet touched down in the city of Xi’an after flying more than 1,300 kilometres from Shanghai. The journey marked a …

China’s first home-built aircraft carrier Type 001A readies for maiden journey at sea

China’s first home-built aircraft carrier Type 001A readies for maiden journey at sea

By Xiaoning Mo Posted April 25, 2018 14:47:09 Photo: Type 001A is China’s first homemade aircraft carrier and will join China’s only other carrier, Liaoning. (Supplied: Weibo) Related Story: Australian warships challenged by Chinese military in South China Sea Related Story: China to start live-fire military drills off Taiwan amid …