Smug Alert

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 8:56 pm

Spencer Ackerman posted a pretty smug blog entry on Wired.com about how China refurbing the Varyag isn’t that big of deal. Some of the whoppers: “It’s more like the aircraft carrier equivalent of buying a used car.” “but it’s conspicuous that the first Chinese aircraft carrier can’t defend itself[lacking SSMs] from seaborne threats.” “There’s only […]

Categories: Carriers, Plotholes, Ships