China's fast moving amphibious vehicle.

China’s Amphibious Armored Car Might be World’s Fastest in the Water

It doesn’t look like much but China’s new amphibious armored car has ambitions of becoming the world’s fastest and part of the equipment inventory of the People’s Liberation Army Ground Force (PLAGF). A prototype of the yet unnamed 4×4 wheeled armored fighting vehicle (AFV) being developed by little known North China Institute of Vehicle Research…

Indian Navy to Buy Seven Corvettes for $2 Billion

NEW DELHI – The Indian navy plans to acquire seven new-generation guided missile corvettes at a cost of $2 billion to replace its Russian-built 1241-RE missile boats, allowing only domestic companies to bid under the government’s “Make in India” rules. While the ships themselves must be constructed at an Indian shipyard, some major systems of…

India To Buy Rescue Aircraft From Japan For $1.5-$1.6 Billion – Nikkei

Visitors look at a model of Japan Maritime Self-Defense Forces US-2 search-and-rescue amphibian plane, manufactured by ShinMaywa Industries Ltd, during the MAST Asia 2015, defence exhibition and conference in Yokohama, south of Tokyo May 13, 2015. India’s Defence Ministry will agree on Monday to purchase 12 amphibious rescue aircraft from Japanese manufacturer ShinMaywa Industries worth…