South China Sea

C-130 on floats: Can we expect a seaplane renaissance?

In September 2021, the US announced a seaplane version of the C-130. But is there more to this development than meets the eye? AeroTime investigates....


Malaysia to acquire new fighters amid tense territorial situation

The authorities of Malaysia will acquire 18 light combat aircraft amid a tense territorial situation in the South China Sea....


Taiwan accuses China of second airspace breach, simulating attack

Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense claims Chinese bombers and fighters breached its airspace on September 19, 2020, entering the country’s territory in a pincer movement and prompting Taiwan to scramble its own jets....