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Powerful destroyers to protect China’s aircraft carriers

Inadequate fighter planes aboard China’s 1980s-vintage Liaoning aircraft carrier, as well as on the country’s first domestically made carrier, can seriously limit the might of the fledging Chinese carrier strike groups. That is why the People’s Liberation Army has gone to great lengths to develop and construct ace guided-missile destroyers to remedy the problem and […]