Monthly archive August, 2011

2 More Chinese Fishing Boat Captains Arrested

Here we (maybe) go again.

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"There is Someone to Protect" - Current GSDF Recruitment Video [Youtube Friday]

“There is Someone to Protect” – Current GSDF Recruitment Video [Youtube Friday]

3-minute version of the current GSDF recruitment video emphasizes fighting for someone rather than being all you can be, an army of one, etc.

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P-1 Patrol Planes Delayed Due to Cracks

P-1 Patrol Planes Delayed Due to Cracks

Cracks on the first four P-1 patrol aircraft have pushed back delivery of the rest of the fleet by at least one fiscal year, if not more.

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China to Japan: Your "Helicopter Destroyers" are Aircraft Carriers

China to Japan: Your “Helicopter Destroyers” are Aircraft Carriers

General Luo Yuan, a senior researcher at Beijing’s Academy of Military Sciences, sets the record straight on China’s aircraft carrier ambitions. “If we consider our neighbors – India will have three aircraft carriers by 2014 and Japan will have three carriers by 2014,” “So I think the number [for China] should not be less than...

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