posted on Dec, 28 2015 @ 03:13 PM
a reply to: anzha
While I am impressed, I highly doubt that China (or anyone) will unseat the US from naval dominance any time soon. 10 years? Maybe, if China builds
more of these and slaps some reactors in them...and they didn't even build this one. But they are known for being very good at reverse engineering
anything the Russians sell them. However, a non-nuclear powered aircraft carrier might take a bit more time then jets, guns and tanks. Better
question, is naval dominance really as important as it was 25 years ago? Indeed it would be stupid for the US to try and scale back to find that out.
But at the end of the day they are just anti-ship missile magnets.
I'm definitely no expert, but the US seems to keep it's carrier strike groups quite busy, moving them to every inch of the globe where and when they
Maybe China just wants a piece of the proxy war pie? And who could blame them? Warmongering reaps GREAT profit!