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China Delivers AR-500B Shipborne UAV to Nigeria
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations Unmanned Systems

China Delivers AR-500B Shipborne UAV to Nigeria

China’s Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) delivered at least four AR-500B carrier-based UAVs to the Nigerian Navy, according to Military Africa.

Pentagon halt deliveries of F-35 engine parts due to China
Air Bilateral Relations

Pentagon halt deliveries of F-35 engine parts due to China

The US Department of Defence suspended deliveries of F-35 fighter jets after discovering Chinese metal components in engines.

India and China Take Part in Russia's Vostok Military Drills
Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software Regional / Strategy

India and China Take Part in Russia's Vostok Military Drills

India and China participate in Russia’s weeklong joint military drills “Vostok-2022” (East 2022).

China tests an Upgraded Version of CH-4 with a New Engine
Unmanned Systems Engine and Transmission

China tests an Upgraded Version of CH-4 with a New Engine

China has carried out the maiden flight of an improved Cai Hong 4 (Rainbow 4, or CH-4) MALE UAV using a more powerful engine.

China Provides Logistic Support to Russia
Logistics Bilateral Relations

China Provides Logistic Support to Russia

Even though China does not officially support Russia in the war with Ukraine, the logistics equipment produced by the country is sent to Rostov.

China to test DF-17 hypersonic missile in a military exercise near Taiwan
Weapon / Missile Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software

China to test DF-17 hypersonic missile in a military exercise near Taiwan

China will test the DF-17 medium-range hypersonic ballistic missile in a large-scale military exercise near Taiwan dubbed “Operation Reunification”.

China deploys DF-17 anti-ship hypersonic ballistic missile launch vehicle
Weapon / Missile

China deploys DF-17 anti-ship hypersonic ballistic missile launch vehicle

China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) has deployed the world's first hypersonic anti-ship ballistic missile launch vehicle, the Dongfeng DF-17.

China Becomes Second Country to Develop Carrier-Based AEW&C Aircraft; KJ-600
Navy / Maritime Sensors

China Becomes Second Country to Develop Carrier-Based AEW&C Aircraft; KJ-600

Chinese media has recently published a photo of an aircraft. The blurred picture belongs to Xian KJ-600 AEW&C early warning and control aircraft.

Pakistan’s Chinese-Made Warships Malfunction: Report
Navy / Maritime Modernisation

Pakistan’s Chinese-Made Warships Malfunction: Report

Pakistan Navy is facing severe mechanical issues with at least four of its multi-role frigates developed by the Chinese Hudong–Zhonghua Shipbuilding firm.

China Launched its third aircraft carrier Fujian
Navy / Maritime

China Launched its third aircraft carrier Fujian

The Chinese Navy successfully launched its third and most advanced aircraft carrier on June 17th at the Jiangnan Shipyard, a part of the CSSC0.

China to launch third aircraft carrier soon
Navy / Maritime

China to launch third aircraft carrier soon

China will be launching its third aircraft carrier, codenamed Type-003, which is believed to be larger than the previous two carriers.

Cambodia Purchases Three Types of MLRSs from China's Norinco
Weapon / Missile

Cambodia Purchases Three Types of MLRSs from China's Norinco

The Cambodian Army acquired three types of Multiple Launch Rocket Systems (MLRS) from China.

The team from Argentina evaluated JF-17 in Chengdu
Air

The team from Argentina evaluated JF-17 in Chengdu

A team from Argentina has evaluated the JF-17 fighter in, China. The team was later received by the Argentine ambassador to China.

Iran seeks to strengthen military ties with China
Bilateral Relations

Iran seeks to strengthen military ties with China

According to state media, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi expressed his government's desire for closer cooperation with China during a visit by the Chinese defence minister. According to the report, Raisi told China's Minister of National Defence, Wei Fenghe, that Tehran considers its relations with Beijing strategic.