China's new aircraft carrier : shape of things to come?
Bitzinger, Richard A.
Mitchell, Paul T
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
China may soon acquire its first aircraft carrier through the reconstruction of the ex-Soviet Varyag. This could presage the rise of a carrier-based Chinese navy, which has significant implications for the balance of power in the Asia-Pacific.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
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