Military & Intelligence News – August 26th, 2016

Eight items in total…

China: Development of the “world’s largest flying boat” sets off race to acquire “amphibians” in the Asia-Pacific oceanic region

Russia: “Dozens” of new underground nuclear command bunkers show Moscow is moving ahead with a “major strategic forces modernization program”

U.S.A: Crisis as USAF expects to be 700 fighter pilots short “in just a couple of years” – airlines pay much better…

U.K / U.S.A: The decline of the Royal Navy poses serious problems for the U.S.

Russia: Military forces outgun the British – “Russian weapons are more powerful than UK equivalents”

U.S.A: A review of potential successors for the A-10 Warthog

China: Reinforced aircraft hangars in the disputed South China Sea islands “have room for any fighter jet in the Chinese air force”

U.S.A: The new amphibious assault ship USS America – a review of the positives and negatives