Will China upgrade its destroyers with ‘carrier killer’ missiles?

//Will China upgrade its destroyers with ‘carrier killer’ missiles?

Will China upgrade its destroyers with ‘carrier killer’ missiles?

China’s Type 055 guided-missile destroyers have the potential to be refitted with “aircraft carrier killer” missiles but the weapons would have to be lighter and smaller than existing land-based technology, observers said.The assessment comes as the military nears the end of another phase in its massive naval expansion programme.The eighth and final Type 055 was launched in Dalian, Liaoning province, at the end of last month, meaning that its structure is complete and it is in the process of…

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