World / China plans to build 30,000-tonne nuclear-powered ship

Zee News : Mar 20, 2019, 10:40 AM

China has plans of soon starting work on a massive nuclear-powered ship and has reportedly invited bids for its construction. China has plans of developing the nuclear-powered ship to test its capabilities before diving straight into building nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. The ship planned for now is expected to be fitted with two 23-megawatt compact pressurised water reactors which could propel it to speeds.