South Korean Shipbuilders Float Carrier Design Concepts

ROKN concept of the CVX carrier program.
Credit: ROKN
South Korea’s two largest ship builders have showcased design concepts for the Republic of Korea Navy’s (ROKN) CVX future aircraft carrier program. Seoul’s requirement calls for a 30,000-40,000 ton carrier that can support up to 16 Lockheed Martin F-35Bs and eight helicopters. Measuring around 265 m...

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