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PLA’s destroyers a ‘bigger threat’ than carriers

A Type 055 guided-missile destroyer commissioned by the People’s Liberation Army last weekend has wrestled the title of the largest surface warship other than an aircraft carrier across Asian navies. The 10,000-ton Nanchang, named after the provincial capital of Jiangxi, sailed into the Yellow Sea from Qingdao in northern China on Sunday as the flagship of […]