China Is Ready to Challenge U.S. Navy in Pacific

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    As I understand it, this article is the NYT about the navi of China and the US, but not about Russia. :)))
     
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    You do understand what "in a pinch" means, yes?
     
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    Ok , so why did you have the need to post old news?
     
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    Sure and some old geezers can get the Missouri out of moth balls in a day to fight aliens



    Do you remember that movie?


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    In a day? No.

    Don't think I saw that movie. Which?
     
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    Old news? Open the link, there is the date August 29, 2018.
     
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    Battleship



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    Do they deliver?
     
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    Well that link must be getting it's news from snail mail because China is already building it's own 2nd carrier ( that makes three)


    China Is Building Another Aircraft Carrier (and It Could Be a Game Changer)
     
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    You are not up to speed on those I see.

    Those first five are museums, not ships! Do you have any idea what it would take to restore one of them instead of building a new ship? Where are you going to get the people who know how to run them? Even the Kennedy is steam powered and the Navy did away with Boiler Technicians years ago.
     
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