06 decembrie 2019

Fear of missing out?


WASHINGTON – Just because China might be able to hit U.S. Navy aircraft carriers with l ong-range anti-ship missiles , doesn’t mean carriers are worthless, the service’s top officer said Thursday. The chorus of doom-and-gloom over China’s anti-access weapons is too simplistic, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Michael Gilday said, but that doesn’t mean the Navy doesn’t have to adjust to the new reality. “Let’s look at this like a physics problem,” Gilday proposed. “[People will say,] ‘Hypersonics [...]