That's just what we need now, the Chinese getting over ambitious. Fine time to bring it on though when the whole world is fighting to survive against the dollar.
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We all knew that the chinese would sooner or later build up its navies so it could better protect its homeland from ships bombarding it. I think the chinese have a long way top go before they are the naval power that rivals the USA.
Will China's 'carrier killer' missile change U.S. Navy?
"Will this change how the Navy operates? The Navy has to take this into account. That means new training, new doctrine maybe. It may mean rethinking what aircraft carriers look like," said Dean Cheng, a China scholar at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. Ref. Source 2
From the article above this is mostly a training vessel that has been outfitted from a Ukraine ship. China plans to create its own home design aircraft carrier in the near future.
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