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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-29

Top Gun training, elite jets make US Navy's air wings a dangerous force

The US Navy relies on the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and the F-35C Lightning II for carrier-based operations.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-27

US Navy submarines provide global, silent power projection

The US Navy's submarine force is marked by speed, endurance, mobility, stealth and payload.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-27

'Mighty Ike' brings array of capabilities to the Gulf

The core of USS Eisenhower's capability resides in its air wing, which features Super Hornet fighters, Growler electronic attack aircraft, Hawkeye early warning aircraft and Seahawk helicopters.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-20

The US Army Apache: world's best attack helicopter

As the most advanced attack helicopter in the world, the Apache is the enduring global choice.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-14

A-10 Thunderbolt II: an enduring legacy of close air support

The rugged attack aircraft has backed up US forces around the world since 1975. It has a unique combination of abilities that make it suited for close air support.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-14

US Navy's power as global maritime force ensures worldwide trade

The US Navy ensures the integrity of global trade by controlling key waterways via its ability to rapidly deploy armed ships and to sustain operations over long periods of time.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-14

The E-11A: 'Wi-Fi in the sky'

Nicknamed 'Wi-Fi in the sky,' the E-11A aircraft transmits video, voice, tactical data and imagery between combat forces too far away to communicate directly.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-10

The F-16 Fighting Falcon: A lightweight fighter with global demand

With over 43 years of experience and 19 million cumulative flight hours, the F-16 is the tried and tested global first choice for a lightweight multirole fighter.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-10

Air Force Global Strike Command: long-range precision strike, anytime and anywhere

Air Force Global Strike Command operates a fleet of bombers and ICBMs ready to support CENTCOM and its coalition partners anytime and anywhere.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-11-10

Versatile AV-8B Harrier provides close air support to 26th MEU

The multi-mission capable aircraft can take off from smaller carriers and amphibious ships and can rapidly attack targets on land, air and sea.