NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Could one of Hampton Road’s nuclear-powered aircraft carriers be transferred to the Sunshine state? If the Florida Congressional Delegation has its way, the answer is yes. 483 more words
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On March 17, I reblogged Newsweek’s article “What Are the Chances of the U.S. and China Going to War?” by David G. Gompert, which regards China’s activities in the South China Sea as the major cause of conflict that may cause the US and China going to war. 415 more words
AFP© AFP/File | A US-made AH-64E Apache helicopter launches rockets during a live-fire drill in southern Pingtung in August 2016
BEIJING (AFP) – China on Monday reiterated its firm opposition to US arm sales to Taiwan, amid reports that Donald Trump’s administration is preparing a large shipment of advanced weaponry for the self-ruling island.”China firmly opposes US arms sales to Taiwan, this is consistent and clear-cut,” foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told a regular press briefing. 358 more words
February 22, 2017
By LT X
The age of the strike carrier is over. As the United States enters an era where the potential for modern great-power war is increasing dramatically in Eurasia, a return to the traditional roles of the aircraft carrier is required to maintain maritime access. 3,904 more words
March 18, 2017
Aircraft carriers have been the primary capital ship of naval combat since the 1940s, and remain the currency of modern naval power. 1,189 more words
Japan plans to dispatch its largest warship to the disputed waters.
The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) will dispatch its largest warship, the helicopter carrier JS Izumo, on a three-month deployment to the South China Sea beginning in May, according to media reports. 493 more words
Aircraft Carrier! is a free Simulation game with over 500,000 download from Google Play.
Overall rating of Aircraft Carrier! is 4. Please note that these are cumulative ratings since the app was listed on google play store. 216 more words