The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 27, 2013
While China’s cyber warfare and espionage capabilities unwillingly hog the limelight, its conventional military forces continue to modernize and rebalance. In one of several recent developments on this front, the PLA Navy...
by Melissa M. Chan | Nov 20, 2012
While China is selling more commercial jets and unveiling its newest stealth fighter, the China State Shipbuilding Corporation is calling for the building of more aircraft carriers. The company is owned by the Chinese state....
by Melissa M. Chan | Nov 13, 2012
As China attempts to build its own jet engine for military and commercial use, China has unveiled new orders for its passenger jet at the country’s main airshow in Zhuhai, from Reuters: The C919 is designed to challenge Airbus...
by alicebirney | Jan 23, 2011
The Associated Press reports that Chinese officials recently unveiled a new, high-tech stealth fighter that could pose a significant threat to American air superiority — and some of its technology, it turns out, may well have...
by Sophie Beach | Jan 28, 2010
Bloomberg reports on the ways China is helping to boost the global airline and aircraft manufacturing industries: Deals backed by Chinese institutions in the last year include Bank of China BOC Aviation’s sale-lease-back of...
by Linjun Fan | May 10, 2008
China invested $2.7 billion to set up a jumbo aircraft company Sunday as a national strategy to lift the country’s technological competence, according to Xinhua News Agency: China’s first ever jumbo passenger...
by Mo Ming | Mar 19, 2007
From Financial Times: China plans to mount a head-on challenge to the dominance of Boeing and Airbus in the global market for big passenger jets by setting up a state-owned company to build the aircraft. A statement on the...
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