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Reports of US Navy railgun being abandoned are premature

Eyebrows rose in US defense circles earlier this month when an anonymous Twitter user posted photographs of a cannon on a Chinese Navy ship that appears to be a prototype for an electromagnetically-fired railgun. Images of the out-sized gun on the Haiyang Shan, a Type 072 tank landing craft, at the Wuchang Shipyard, suggested that […]