New silos are being built from where China’s most powerful ballistic missiles like the DF-41 could be launched. Photo: AP New silos are being built from where China’s most powerful ballistic missiles like the DF-41 could be launched. Photo: AP
New silos are being built from where China’s most powerful ballistic missiles like the DF-41 could be launched. Photo: AP

China is building more underground silos for its ballistic missiles

  • Satellite images show at least 16 of the launch facilities being constructed in a PLA training area in Inner Mongolia, according to US think tank report
  • It says they are designed to accommodate the country’s most powerful ICBMs, as it seeks to boost nuclear deterrence

Topic |   China's military weapons
New silos are being built from where China’s most powerful ballistic missiles like the DF-41 could be launched. Photo: AP New silos are being built from where China’s most powerful ballistic missiles like the DF-41 could be launched. Photo: AP
New silos are being built from where China’s most powerful ballistic missiles like the DF-41 could be launched. Photo: AP
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