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Chinese navy set to build fourth aircraft carrier, but plans for a more advanced ship are put on hold

Chinese navy set to build fourth aircraft carrier, but plans for a more advanced ship are put on hold

The Chinese navy is moving ahead with plans to build another aircraft carrier, but plans for a fifth have been put on hold for now, according to military insiders. They said that technical challenges and high costs had put the brakes on the programme and the recent merger of the country’s two major shipbuilders was unlikely to have a significant ...

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