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  1. Beijing set to deploy fighter aircraft on South China Sea islands

    03.28 / 14:39 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    China appears to have largely completed major construction of military infrastructure on artificial islands it has built in the South China Sea and can now deploy combat planes and other military hardware there at any time, a US think tank said on…
  2. China Base Sparks ‘Very Significant Security Concerns’

    03.28 / 14:39 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    For the first time, an important United States military base, one where a great deal of highly classified communications, intelligence and operations occur, sits within a few miles of a military competitor. Where? Djibouti, the tiny African state that sits on the Horn of Africa across from Yemen and sits astride the Bab el-Mandeb Strait. It is one of the world’s most strategic l…
  3. Jakarta receives more former USAF F-16 Block 25 fighters

    03.28 / 13:22 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    Indonesia has received 18 of 24 Lockheed Martin F-16 Block 25 fighters that have been refurbished after USAF use. The aircraft were delivered from the USAF’s Ogden Air Logistics Complex, says a statement from the USAF. The four most recent aircraft include three single seat ‘C’ jets and one tandem seat ‘D’ aircraft…
  4. Japan partners with UK to study future fighter

    03.28 / 13:22 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    Japan and the UK have agreed to explore options for co-developing a future fighter aircraft, but Tokyo will also continue discussions on developing a next-generation combat jet with other countries, the Japanese Ministry of Defense…
  5. Tech News: Germany Gears Up; Sixth Generation Stealth Jet Fighter Underway

    03.28 / 13:22 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    Germany has advanced the program to build its own sixth generation stealth jet fighter from its concept to the initial working stage. A sixth-generation jet fighter is a conceptualized class of fighter aircraft design more advanced than the fifth-generation jet fighters that are currently in service in the United States and in development in other…