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This December 25 image shows a probable Type 052D destroyer tied up... Nieuwsfoto'sAfbeelding,Bouw,China,Destroyer,DigitalGlobe,Horizontaal,Nieuw,Scheepswerf,Schip,Shanghai,Wetenschap en TechniekPhotographer Collection: DigitalGlobe 2013 DigitalGlobeJIANGANAN SHIPYARD, SHANGHAI, CHINA-JANUARY 4, 2012: This December 25, 2012, image shows a probable Type 052D (DDGHM) destroyer tied up alongside the Yuan Wang 5 space tracking ship, which is docked in the shipyard’s construction basin. The probable Type 052D (DDGHM) guided missile destroyer is China’s newest and most advanced destroyer and is still under development. However, the Chinese media recently released ground photos of the destroyer with reports suggesting that vessels of this class are ready to be handed over to the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN). (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)