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Why China Fears (And Plans to Sink) America's Aircraft Carriers

Kyle Mizokami February 19, 2017

More than twenty years ago, a military confrontation in East Asia pushed the United States and China uncomfortably close to conflict. 1,082 more words

Why China Fears (And Plans to Sink) America's Aircraft Carriers

More than twenty years ago, a military confrontation in East Asia pushed the United States and China uncomfortably close to conflict. Largely unknown in America, the event made a lasting impression on China, especially Chinese military planners. 1,035 more words

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US Carrier Strike group starts patrolling in disputed South China Sea

WASHINGTON: A US aircraft carrier strike group has begun patrolling in the disputed South China Sea despite China’s warning to America against challenging its sovereignty in the area. 536 more words

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US aircraft carrier strike group patrolling South China Sea

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© US NAVY/AFP/File | The USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier group was engaging in “routine operations in the South China Sea,” the navy said in a statement on its website… 297 more words

Dassault Eyes Contract To Supply 57 Rafale Fighter Jets To Indian Navy

BENGALURU: After securing the Euro 8.78 billion deal for 36 Rafale fighters jets to strengthen the Indian Air Force fleet, French aircraft manufacturer Dassault Aviation is now eying the naval contract of 57 aircraft that is up for grabs. 377 more words

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People's Liberation Army Navy Aims for 500 Ship Fleet

China’s more bellicose diplomacy and apparent readiness to war on the United States is because it because “it now has a military capable of delivering radical change in the region,” said a 186 year-old British think tank. 375 more words

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China's Third Aircraft Carrier to Use Steam Catapult to Launch Aircrafts

China’s third aircraft carrier, dubbed the Type 002 vessel, will be equipped with a conventional take-off technology instead of the cutting-edge electromagnetic system.

The planned third aircraft carrier will reportedly adopt at least three conventional steam launch catapults, a source told the South China Morning Post. 273 more words

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