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A Primer on PLA Aerospace Forces (2nd Ed.)

CASI is pleased to announce the 2nd Edition of its "Primer on Trends in China’s Military Air, Space, and Missile Forces".  We have hard copies that we are happy...

China and Russia historic flight

Chinese and Russian bombers conducted a historic air patrol over the western Pacific.  The Russian Ministry of Defense issued a statement about the flight."On...

PLAAF Maintenance issues

This is just one example of the type of articles that CASI looks at every day.  Please let us know if you are interested in getting added to the research...

Selling a Maritime Air Force The PLAAF’s Campaign for a Bigger Maritime Role

Download the full report at:/Portals/10/CASI/Books/CASI_Maritime CAF_Web Version.pdf?ver=2019-04-05-111717-100Inter-service rivalry is an ever-present condition...

The PLA’s Unmanned Aerial Systems New Capabilities for a “New Era” of Chinese Military Power

The PLA's Unmanned Aerial Systems The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) continues to work diligently on all aspects of their...

China's hypersonic military projects include spaceplanes and rail guns

  Full report and graphics: https://www.popsci.com/chinas-hypersonic-work-speeds-upThe nation is focusing its research and development on tech that moves faster...

China teases its new stealth bomber

 Full report and graphics: https://www.popsci.com/chinas-new-bomber-reveal Big NewsH-20Keeping in mind that the video image could very well bear little or no...

PLA Air Force's Four "Key Training Brands"

PLA Air Force's Four "Key Training Brands" The PLAAF’s desire to advance its strategic transformation through qualitative changes...

Brigadization of the PLA Air Force

Brigadization of the PLA Air Force In 2016, China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) began to implement its 11th large-scale...

China's opening a factory to build engines for hypersonic missiles and spaceplanes

 Full article and graphics: https://www.popsci.com/chinas-hypersonic-engine-factoryReconnaissance and strike capabilities of aircrafts with these engines could...

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