US puts rush order on long-range air-to-air missile

US puts rush order on long-range air-to-air missile 3

The US is creating a brand new very-long-range air-to-air missile to counter Chinese language and Russian weapons (transcript right here). It has been greater than a decade for the reason that US retired its final formally designated long-range air-to-air missile, the AIM-54 Phoenix—a Chilly Battle-era weapon that may very well be used to tackle a […]

New Navy air-to-ground missile destroys air defenses from 120 miles

New Navy air-to-ground missile destroys air defenses from 120 miles 4

The Navy is fast-tracking a brand new air-to-ground missile engineered to destroy enemy air defenses from farther distances than current weapons and achieve hitting radar techniques after they’re shut down by adversaries. The weapon is a brand new variant of the Superior Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM), a missile supposed to trace and destroy enemy radar […]

Turkey proceeds with Russian missile system deal despite US, NATO warnings

Turkey proceeds with Russian missile system deal despite US, NATO warnings 5

Russian S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile launchers in Moscow on May 4, 2019. Mladen Antonov | AFP | Getty Photographs WASHINGTON — A messy multibillion-dollar deal between Turkey and the US took one other flip over the weekend as Moscow introduced it was within the strategy of delivering a much-anticipated missile system to Ankara. The supply […]

UCLA Professor Faces 219 Years in Prison for Sending U.S. Missile Chips to China

UCLA Professor Faces 219 Years in Prison for Sending U.S. Missile Chips to China 6

A Chinese language WS-600L missile vertical-launching automobilePhotograph: Kin Cheung (AP) An adjunct professor {of electrical} engineering at UCLA has been convicted of 18 federal prices in reference to illegally exporting semiconductor chips with army purposes to China, The Verge experiences. Final week, the Division of Justice (DOJ) introduced {that a} California federal court docket convicted […]

Professor faces 219-year prison sentence for sending missile chip tech to China

Professor faces 219-year prison sentence for sending missile chip tech to China 7

A College of California, Los Angeles professor faces a most sentence of 219 years in jail after a jury discovered him responsible of smuggling chips with navy functions to China. Yi-Chi Shih, {an electrical} engineer and adjunct professor at UCLA, was discovered responsible final month by a Los Angeles jury, officers stated in a press […]

Pentagon condemns ‘disturbing’ Chinese missile tests in South China Sea

Pentagon condemns 'disturbing' Chinese missile tests in South China Sea 8

A Chinese language sailor stands guard on the deck of the naval coaching ship Qi Jiguang throughout a naval parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of China’s PLA Navy within the sea close to Qingdao within the jap China’s Shandong province on April 23, 2019. Mark Schiefelbein | AFP | Getty Pictures […]

Pentagon Says Chinese Missile Launch In South China Sea Disturbing

Pentagon Says Chinese Missile Launch In South China Sea Disturbing 9

South China Sea is certainly one of a rising variety of flashpoints within the US-China relationship. (File) Washington:  The Pentagon stated on Tuesday a current Chinese language missile launch within the disputed South China Sea was “disturbing” and opposite to Chinese language pledges that it will not militarize the disputed waterway. The South China Sea […]

Chinese military conducts missile tests in the South China Sea

Chinese military conducts missile tests in the South China Sea 10

Crew members of the Chinese language Navy stand guard on the deck of Chinese language PLA Navy ship on May 23, 2014. Soe Than Win | AFP | Getty Photos WASHINGTON — China is within the midst of conducting a sequence of anti-ship ballistic missile assessments within the hotly contested waters of the South China […]