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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-17

P-8 Poseidon scours the seas for submarine threats

The aircraft combines altitude, range, speed, integrated surveillance systems and weapon capacity to excel as a multi-mission maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-16

The F-15EX: a fast flyer with a massive missile haul

Eagle II has improved maneuverability, durability and digital backbone, as well as a greater capacity to carry superior air-to-air missile armaments, making it a key element of a tactical fighter fleet.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-16

MV-22 Osprey offers innovative transport as airplane-helicopter hybrid

The MV-22 Osprey can transport troops and gear at higher speeds and with greater range than previous transport aircraft, while also being able to take off and land vertically.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-13

EX version furthers F-15's battle-ready legacy with powerful upgrades

The Eagle II, the US Air Force's latest version of the legacy F-15 fighter jet, is designed to expand lethality, sensing and targeting beyond the aircraft's previous versions.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-13

Coyote drone offers full range of capabilities on and off battlefield

Light and expendable, the Coyote unmanned aircraft system can venture into combat zones and disaster areas too dangerous for manned aircraft and can carry out a wide range of tasks.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-12

Super Hornet: the Navy's flying Maverick

The super-sized Super Hornet carries 33% more internal fuel, increasing mission range by 41% and endurance by 50% over the earlier Hornet.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-12

CORIAN system keeps pace with ever-changing drone threat

The system has three different versions, one that protects bases and other permanent locations, another that protects moving vehicles and vessels, and a third that protects personnel on the ground.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-11

MH-60R Seahawk helicopter gives navies edge in anti-submarine warfare

The versatile helicopter is equipped with heavy weapons and a fully integrated mission system that allows for complete situational awareness of the sea surface and sub-sea domain.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-10

Army Long-Range Persistent Surveillance: Detecting air threats without being seen

The US Army's new passive sensor technology is designed to help combat threats from the skies while remaining covert.

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

Weapon Systems 2023-10-10

AH-1Z Viper enables Marines to tackle expeditionary challenges

The AH-1Z Viper helicopter is a multifunction attack helicopter distinctly capable of providing the Marine Corps with support across the entire domain of expeditionary challenges.