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

Weapon Systems 2024-01-22

Advanced computing enables F-35 Lightning II's global threat deterrence

The F-35's advanced sensor suite, combined with its stealth capabilities and firepower, offers an unparalleled advantage to pilots and their military communications network.

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

Weapon Systems 2024-01-19

The KC-135 Stratotanker: the US Air Force's 'flying gas station'

The KC-135 Stratotanker can transfer up to 90,700kg of fuel in midair. Its reputation for reliability and performance makes it a preferred choice for air forces across the globe.

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

Weapon Systems 2024-01-10

The A-10 Thunderbolt II: the future of Agile Combat Employment

The aircraft's varied catalog of munitions, in-flight flexibility, and demonstrated history of close air support enables it to fulfill forward roles as part of a key combat concept.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-12-19

Successful test of jamming pod shows US Navy's ongoing commitment to innovation

The US Navy's Advanced Off-Board Electronic Warfare (AOEW) system recently reached a significant milestone after it was tested from an MH-60R helicopter.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-12-13

US Navy ships of DESRON-22 enable naval superiority in Middle East

The DESRON-22 destroyer fleet is capable of conducting screening, mine warfare, maritime interdiction operations and helicopter operations.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-12-12

Wildcat helicopters play key role in UK maritime operations in Middle East

The helicopter's capabilities enable the UK Royal Navy to interdict illegal drugs and smuggled weapons in the region.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-12-11

US firms show off high-tech military gear at Egypt Defense Expo

The Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX) was held in Cairo December 4-7. US companies at the fair offered their unmatched combination of high quality and robust service support.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-12-11

USS Philippine Sea cruiser provides varied capabilities to Eisenhower strike group

The multi-mission guided missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea enhances the US Navy's regional posture in the Middle East.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-12-04

US Navy helicopters provide decisive capabilities

The Navy's helicopters deliver heavy lift capabilities, engage in anti-submarine and anti-surface warfare, execute search and rescue operations and contribute to sustainment efforts.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-12-01

US Navy support aircraft track threats across the skies, land and sea

From hunting submarines deep below the ocean’s surface to 'blinding' an enemy's radar and communication capacity, the US Navy's support aircraft provide robust detection and reconnaissance capabilities.