Taiwan arms navy with 'carrier killers'
May 15th, 2012
Taiwan’s navy fleet is being armed with new “carrier killer” anti-ship missiles as Chinese military expansion and sea trials continue. The supersonic Hsiung Ffeng (Brave Wind) III weapons is deployed in five of the navy’s eight Perry-class frigates and some smaller patrol boats. The missile is designed to cruise at a speed of Mach 2.0, …