Asian countries eye stronger maritime surveillance capabilities

Feb 19, 2016

Asian countries eye stronger maritime surveillance capabilities

The market for spy planes and surveillance platforms is buoyant in Southeast Asia, where countries are facing off against China — and each other — in the resource-rich South China Sea, industry insiders at the Singapore Airshow said. Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and ...

Jan 26, 2016

ASDF to form new air wing in Okinawa

The Air Self-Defense Force will form a new air wing Sunday at its base in Naha, Okinawa Prefecture. The move is part of the government’s efforts to enhance the defense of the Nansei island chain in the East China Sea amid China’s increasing maritime ...