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China's First Domestic Aircraft Carrier Is About To Sail

Apr 18, 2019

The new aircraft carrier is expected to have a cruising speed of 31 knots. It is designed in the Soviet era with the "Liaoning" design, using the ski jump technology, unlike the US aircraft carrier has more advanced ejection technology. Like the Liaoning, it can carry about 40 aircraft, but there may be only 24 fighters.

According to Chinese media reports, China will build a more innovative domestic aircraft carrier in the future, which will make this new-generation domestic aircraft carrier, which is still in paper design, have enough space to accommodate more than 30 fighters, as well as auxiliary aircraft such as early warning aircraft and helicopters. The total number of machines has increased to 60.