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Stupid Trump

Trump Rants against US Navy EMALS because He can’t Understand It; Wants Navy to Keep Using Steam Catapults

"And it's very complicated. You have to be Albert Einstein to figure it out.

USS Stennis Conducts Operations in Philippine Sea

China's Third, Fourth Aircraft Carriers in the Pipeline: What to Expect

China will not stop from constructing aircraft carriers even though it recently launched its second carrier, experts suggested, saying the new Type 001A is just the beginning of Beijing as a maritime power.

EMALS

Indian Navy Gets US Go-ahead to Deploy EMALS and AAG on its New Supercarrier

EMALS launches carrier-based aircraft from an aircraft catapult using a linear motor drive instead of the conventional steam piston drive.

Power

China's Third Aircraft Carrier Could be Nuclear-Powered, Experts Say

With China's second aircraft carrier coming on the pipeline, experts are predicting what possible cutting-edge breakthroughs are there to await for China's third aircraft carrier.

EMALS

Indian Navy Buying Three EMALS Catapults for Future Supercarriers, Including INS Vishal

The navy expects the Pentagon to approve the LoRs.

In the navy

New Tejas Fighter/Attack Jet will Equip INS Vishal Supercarrier and INS Vikrant Carrier

The air group on the INS Vishal will consist of up to 55 aircraft: 35 fixed-wing combat aircraft and 20 helicopters.

First nuclear powered carrier

Nuclear Powered INS Vishal, India’s First Supercarrier, will Deploy EMALS

The decision to use nuclear propulsion, however, will set back the Vishal's entry into IN service from the early 2020s to the early 2030s.

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