• China's new aircraft carrier and its cutting-edge technology still needs lots of tests

    1 day ago - By Business Insider

    China's third aircraft carrier, Fujian, during its launch ceremony in Shanghai, June 17, 2022. Li Gang/Xinhua via AP
    The US Navy is the only other military to use the technology on China's new aircraft carrier, Fujian.
    The US Navy's newest carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford, needed years of testing to reach combat readiness.
    Observers say Fujian's cutting-edge electromagnetic catapults and other systems need months of tests.
    After years of peering at satellite images of Shanghai's Jiangnan shipyard for a glimpse of China's newest aircraft carrier , military watchers around the world have turned...
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