Chinese aircraft carrier heads for West Pacific for blue water training

Source: Xinhua2016-12-26 09:27:24
Editor: Huang Panyue
The Liaoning, China's first aircraft carrier, was refitted from a former Ukrainian vessel, Varyag. The carrier is 306.4 meters long and 74.4 meters wide. It has a displacement of more than 50,000 tons, and a maximum speed of 28 knots per hour. A Chinese navy formation, including the aircraft carrier Liaoning, headed towards the West Pacific on Saturday for scheduled blue water training, according to Chinese Navy spokesperson Liang Yang. (photo/81.cn)

The Liaoning, China's first aircraft carrier, was refitted from a former Ukrainian vessel, Varyag. The carrier is 306.4 meters long and 74.4 meters wide. It has a displacement of more than 50,000 tons, and a maximum speed of 28 knots per hour. A Chinese navy formation, including the aircraft carrier Liaoning, headed towards the West Pacific on Saturday for scheduled blue water training, according to Chinese Navy spokesperson Liang Yang. (photo/81.cn)

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A Chinese navy formation, including the aircraft carrier Liaoning, headed towards the West Pacific on Saturday for scheduled blue water training, according to Chinese Navy spokesperson Liang Yang.

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