The Zheng-Class carrier was based off of the Russian Kiev-Class of carriers. It acts as a hybrid warship, operating VSTOL aircraft and operating with ASUW and AAW. The carrier is capable of operating up to 20 VSTOL aircraft along with 6 ASW helicopters. It has a 5 in. gun, an array of ASMs, and VLSs for both SAMs and cruise missiles. Its systems include advanced aegis-like anti-air suites, an advanced CIC, advanced radar(both X-band and S-band), and advanced ASW systems.