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Armament: The third child will soon set sail

China’s aircraft carrier fleet is growing rapidly.

The launch of China’s third aircraft carrier is nearing. According to the Hong Kong newspaper South China Morning Post, the carrier, so far officially designated only as Type 003, could be launched from the shipyard as early as this Friday. Just in time for the Dragon Boat Festival.

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