The new ships would be a more advanced version of the Type 075 vessels that have yet to enter service. Photo: WeiboThe new ships would be a more advanced version of the Type 075 vessels that have yet to enter service. Photo: Weibo
The new ships would be a more advanced version of the Type 075 vessels that have yet to enter service. Photo: Weibo

Chinese shipbuilder planning advanced amphibious assault ship

  • Plan to use advanced launch system on new landing helicopter deck – known as the Type 076 – would expand marines’ ability to strike targets on land and at sea
  • ‘Mini aircraft carrier’ will be fitted with electromagnetic catapult launcher for helicopters and drones
Topic |   China's military weapons
The new ships would be a more advanced version of the Type 075 vessels that have yet to enter service. Photo: WeiboThe new ships would be a more advanced version of the Type 075 vessels that have yet to enter service. Photo: Weibo
The new ships would be a more advanced version of the Type 075 vessels that have yet to enter service. Photo: Weibo
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