Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-08-25

US Marines capable of targeting, killing drones with mobile defense systems

The 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit's new system can neutralize drones up to 30km away.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-08-24

Surface ships accompanying Ford Strike Group capable of launching 300 missiles

Capable of firing nine types of missiles, the four surface ships of the Ford CSG can destroy targets well beyond the range of fighter jets.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-08-22

Super Hornet fighter jets aboard USS Ford enable deep strike missions

If all 48 Super Hornets accompanying the Ford Carrier Strike Group were equipped with at least nine missiles, the entire wing could deliver 432 total missiles of all types within a short period.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-08-17

Ford Carrier Strike Group represents most lethal combat force in Mediterranean

The carrier strike group is able to deliver hundreds of missiles using aircraft, ships and submarines.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-08-14

Amphibious ships empower US Marines to overcome full spectrum of challenges

The US Navy provides the US Marine Corps three types of amphibious ships to enable Marine Expeditionary Units (MEUs) to conduct a full spectrum of challenges successfully.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-08-01

Capabilities of F-22 Raptor extend well beyond air-to-air combat

The stealth fighter-bomber has superior capabilities to detect adversary air defenses and other capabilities that could empower follow-on fighters and bombers to get closer to other targets.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-07-27

Superior pilot training sets F-35A fighter ahead of competition

More than 2,000 pilots and 14,000 repair personnel, all trained to phenomenal levels, keep an unparalleled fighter jet far ahead of any imagined rivals.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-07-24

The A-10: designed for close-combat destruction

With titanium armour and a lethal array of armaments, the A-10 is a key aircraft designed to support US and allies in countering malign activities throughout the Gulf region.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-07-24

Harnessing improved capabilities, USS Thomas Hudner paves way for future destroyers

The USS Thomas Hudner (DDG-116) was the first Flight IIA 'Technology Insertion' Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, and is equipped with 96 vertically launched missiles.

Despite the critical importance of Bab al-Mandeb to its maritime trade, China lacks the ability to force Iran's cooperation.

Weapon Systems 2023-07-24

F-22 Raptor still seen as most capable fifth generation fighter in the world

With its combination of ground attack, electronic warfare and signals intelligence capabilities, the F-22 remains at the top of the world's fighter jets after nearly two decades in service.