China Air Force

China air force video appears to show simulated attack on US base on Guam

The video, released on Saturday on the People`s Liberation Army Air Force Weibo account, came as China carried out the second day of drills near Chinese-claimed Taiwan, to express anger at the visit of a senior US State Department official to Taipei.

Sep 21, 2020, 20:14 PM IST

China eyes technological breakthrough, tests 'cloak of invisibility' on regular fighter jets

Theoretically, the technology would make even older non-stealth fighter jets invisible to detection by radar.

Apr 24, 2018, 20:08 PM IST

China's nuclear-capable strategic stealth bomber JH-XX revealed

The design that has been revealed shows a desire for stealth.

Apr 10, 2018, 19:33 PM IST

Designed for discomfort: China Air Force conducts combat patrols over South China Sea

In one swoop, China tries to send message to three of its neighbours, all of whom it has disputes with.

Nov 24, 2017, 08:09 AM IST

China sends bombers, fighter jets to South China Sea

China`s air force sent bombers and fighter jets on "combat patrols" near contested islands in the South China Sea, in a move a senior colonel said was part of an effort to normalise such drills and respond to security threats.

Aug 06, 2016, 16:03 PM IST

China air force conducts drill in west Pacific Ocean

China`s air force conducted its first drill above the western Pacific Ocean on Monday, the Defence Ministry said, in a move that could exacerbate tensions with its South China Sea neighbours including Taiwan and the Philippines.

Mar 30, 2015, 17:15 PM IST

Xi asks Chinese air force to integrate air, space capability

Chinese President Xi Jinping has asked China`s air force to speed up its transformation to emerge as a strong power by integrating its air and space capability on the same lines as the US.

Apr 15, 2014, 16:02 PM IST

‘Chinese fighter jets fly near Indian border’

The Chinese fighter jets flew over the Himalayas close to the Indian border while carrying out manoeuvring exercises.

Sep 15, 2012, 10:07 AM IST