Chinese Anti-Ship Missile Analysis Shows US Navy Carriers at Tangible Risk



Nick Young
09/27/2011

Since the introduction of the contemporary anti-ship missile (ASM) by the Soviet Navy, ASMs have been developed to come in all shapes, sizes and guidance methods. Without a doubt, the largest contributor to this field is the former Soviet Navy (now the Russian navy), which developed no fewer than 12 systems of varying delivery methods (submarine, air or surface launched), only two of which have been combat tested. So far, the Russian ASMs include some of the most feared systems to threaten na...
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