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Hearing: The Implications of China’s Naval Modernization for the United States

June 11, 2009

Room 562 Dirksen Senate Office Building
 First Street and Constitution Avenues, NE
Washington, DC 20510

Hearing Co-Chairs: Vice Chairman Larry Wortzel and Commissioner Peter Videnieks


Commissioners’ Opening Statements

  • Opening Statement of Vice Chairman Larry Wortzel [Remarks]
  • Opening Statement of Commissioner Peter Videnieks [Remarks]

Panel I: Congressional Perspectives

Panel II: Strategic Impact of PLA Naval Modernization

Panel III: Operational Activities of the PLA Navy

Panel IV: Technical Developments of the PLA Navy

Panel V: Views from Former Secretaries of the Navy