Defence Notes

​​​​​​​​​​​​Lethality of DF-21D anti-ship missile revealed

15th October 2018 - 02:00 GMT | by Wendell Minnick in Taipei


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Designed specifically to destroy US aircraft carriers, the DF-21D anti-ship ballistic missile (ASBM) is one of China’s key anti-access area denial weapons.  However, how it would work exactly has been a matter of debate since it reached initial operating capacity in 2010.

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