Beijing likes to accuse the US of having a ‘Cold War mentality', but China’s current splurge of missile silo building is unprecedented since the Cold War.
Southeast Asia does not want to choose — but it may not have to
In Southeast Asian capitals it is commonly said: ‘We don’t want to choose between the US and China. We want to do business with China but have the Americans provide security.’
The problem, of course, with all such ‘good deals’ is that they cannot last forever. And this one too may be nearing its expiration date.
How much security can the US actually provide? Not as much as it used to.
The USN has about 300 ships to cover the globe, and it is growing only slowly. Meanwhile, China’s People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN ...
Research teams in the US military and industry are looking to prove the practical benefits of using hydrogen fuel cells.
Pending takeover of Meggitt by Parker-Hannifin follows move for Ultra Electronics by US-owned Cobham.
The UK has joined the growing group of nations that are dedicating more resources to the space domain with the launch of its Space Command.
The US government is not for changing course on Turkish sanctions but Ankara continues to show it is more than capable of bypassing them.
Sales and underlying profits fell for UK-based Babcock International in the 12 months ended 31 March, but it has already picked up new business in the first months of FY2022.