US aircraft accompany USS Ronald Reagan during carrier strike group operations – which China’s air force is not yet capable of, an expert said. Photo: US Navy
US aircraft accompany USS Ronald Reagan during carrier strike group operations – which China’s air force is not yet capable of, an expert said. Photo: US Navy

Chinese military says it has a strategic air force – experts disagree

  • PLA Air Force spokesman Shen Jinke has said that the description now applies to China
  • But the country lacks the bombers and transport aircraft needed to have true long-range assault capability, experts say

Topic |   China's military
US aircraft accompany USS Ronald Reagan during carrier strike group operations – which China’s air force is not yet capable of, an expert said. Photo: US Navy
US aircraft accompany USS Ronald Reagan during carrier strike group operations – which China’s air force is not yet capable of, an expert said. Photo: US Navy
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