China expected to have 3 carrier groups in the near future

By | 2017-01-07T22:22:23+00:00 January 7th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, Liaoning, NAtional Fleet : China|

China expected to have 3 carrier groups in the near future This article was published by Sputnik News on January 7, 2017. According to military expert Liang Fang, the Chinese navy is expected to build its third aircraft carrier battle group in the near future and that would be capable of safeguarding territorial sovereignty and maritime rights, Chinese People’s Daily [...]

Beijing: Aircraft Carrier Group in South China Sea is Testing New Weapons

By | 2017-01-04T20:18:22+00:00 January 4th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, Liaoning, NAtional Fleet : China|

Beijing: Aircraft Carrier Group in South China Sea is Testing New Weapons This article is published by: Sputnik International on January 4, 2017 On Wednesday the Chinese Foreign Ministry said that the country’s sole aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, led a group of warships in weapons and equipment testing in the South China Sea this week. Read [...]

Correction: China-Aircraft Carrier story

By | 2017-01-04T14:39:53+00:00 January 4th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, Liaoning, NAtional Fleet : China|

Correction: China-Aircraft Carrier story This article was published by the AP - Associated Press, on January 4, 2017 BEIJING (AP) — In a story Nov. 15 about China declaring its first aircraft carrier ready for combat, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the vessel was commissioned in 2013. It was commissioned in 2012. ... Read [...]

Come and have a look, China says as carrier skirts Japan

By | 2017-01-04T14:55:06+00:00 December 30th, 2016|Aircraft Carrier News, Liaoning, NAtional Fleet : China|

The Asahi Shimbun: "Come and have a look, China says as carrier skirts Japan" The Asahi Simbun (one of the five national newspapers in Japan) published the following article on December 30, 2016 at 10:25 JST. BEIJING--If people want to come and look at China's first aircraft carrier, they are very welcome, the defense ministry said on [...]