Welcome to the Department of the Air Force's China Aerospace Studies Institute
The CASI PRIMER
PLA Aerospace Power
Your one-stop source for everything you need to know about China's aerospace power.
"China Aerospace 101"
In Their Own Words is our collection of Chinese publications translated into English
The External Resources tab has links to Think Tanks, other websites, additional information, and recommendations
Commander's Toolkit: PLA Air Force
Commander's Toolkit: PLA Rocket Force
Commander's Toolkit: PLA Cyber
Commander's Toolkit: PLA Naval Aviation
Commander's Toolkit: Taiwan: Background
Commander's Toolkit: Strategic Direction- Taiwan
Commander's Toolkit: PLA Space
Start by watching: Foundations of Competition With China
Review the SECAF Operational Imperatives
Understand CSAF Action Order- Competition
Why does the PRC want to invade and occupy Taiwan?
Why is Taiwan separate from the PRC?
Why does the U.S. care about Taiwan?
Oxford University Press’s Oxford Bibliography on “The People’s Liberation Army (PLA)
U.S. Army University Press video "Near Peer: China"
Full list of Competition with China videos
Full list of CASI webinars
Above links are to external U.S. government sites
We are here to help people understand China as a strategic competitor. Please let us know if you have any questions or ideas on how we can help.
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