A "Guying" stealth fighter participates in a test flight in Shenyang, Liaoning province (REUTERS/Stringer).
China’s ADIZ over the East China Sea: A “Great Wall in the Sky”?
December 17, 2013,
China’s November 23 declaration of an Air Defense Identification Zone marks the beginning of the construction of a “Great Wall in the Sky,” writes Jun Osawa. Examining recent trends, Osawa concludes that enforcement of the ADIZ will likely result in increased military activities by all sides, raising tensions and possibilities for accidents.