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  1. News - China - SINO-US TIES

    Chuck Hagel kicks off China visit with rare glimpse of Liaoning aircraft carrier

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 05:29pm by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com US defence chief becomes first foreign official to be welcomed aboard China's first aircraft carrier Hagel handed a glimpse of Beijing's military ambition US defence chief Chuck Hagel was given a rare tour of China's first aircraft carrier as he kicked off a three-day visit yesterday. He became the first foreign official to go ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MEDIA DIGEST

    Chuck Hagel's visit to Liaoning carrier spurs media talk on PLA transparency

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57am by Teddy Ng

    ... on PLA transparency US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel's invitation to board the Liaoning, China's first aircraft carrier, sparked discussions on whether China should open its military ... and the masses," it said. But the editorial was ridiculed by internet users who said an aircraft carrier was not a public showpiece. "The aircraft carrier is not a tourist spot. What can we see?" ...

  3. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's first aircraft carrier Liaoning successfully completes South China Sea trials

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 12:30pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing China’s first aircraft carrier has successfully completed sea trials in the South China Sea, state media reported. The Liaoning returned to port on Wednesday after a 37-day voyage, the official Xinhua News Agency said. Citing an unnamed naval source, Xinhua said the aircraft carrier tested its combat system and conducted a formation practice ...

  4. News - China

    Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning takes up role in South China Sea

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 12:59pm by Minnie Chan

    ... he said. China plans to build up to four medium-sized aircraft carriers by 2020, a military source said. The Liaoning left its home port of Qingdao for the South China Sea on Tuesday. ... China's only aircraft carrier has anchored and started training for the first time at the nation's new dedicated base in the South China Sea. The Defence Ministry confirmed for the first time ...

  5. News - China - DEFENCE

    Xi Jinping told Liaoning's captain to get aircraft carrier ship-shape soon

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 09:11am by WU NAN

    ... technical reasons. Wang Min, the Communist Party chief of Liaoning province, was reported as saying last month that a second aircraft carrier was being built in Dalian. ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com Magazine reports president's instructions to Liaoning's captain during August inspection Be ready as soon as possible, Xi tells carrier chief A Communist ...

  6. News - China - DEFENCE

    Xi Jinping sends signal to neighbours with high-profile tour of Liaoning aircraft carrier

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 12:00am by CARY HUANG; TEDDY NG

    ... Cary Huang and Teddy Ng President greets sailors and commends flight crews at Dalian base Xi tours aircraft carrier Liaoning President Xi Jinping has paid his first visit to the country's sole aircraft carrier - a trip that analysts said was designed to send a strong message to regional rivals. Xi's inspection tour of the Liaoning in Dalian followed a series of naval ...

  7. News - China

    China needs three aircraft carriers, writes naval researcher

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 04:51am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie,chan@scmp.com Unease over reports PLA building more ships an overreaction, naval analyst says 'Three aircraft carriers needed' China should have at least three aircraft carriers to defend its national interests at sea, a mainland naval expert said, adding that criticism overseas of an expansion of the fleet was an overreaction. Three carriers would just ...

  8. News - China - MILITARY

    Aircraft carrier Liaoning begins drills in sensitive South China Sea with battle group

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 11:26pm by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com China's first aircraft carrier begins first battle formation training drills in the politically sensitive waters of the South China Sea Liaoning heads for disputed local seas China's first aircraft carrier has set off for training exercises in the politically sensitive waters of the South China Sea. It is the first time the Liaoning has carried ...

  9. News - China Insider - Morning Clicks

    China news round-up: Aircraft carrier Liaoning to sail past Taiwan, EU imposes solar tariffs

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 08:04am by Patrick Boehler

    ... and socialism, that's a great task of our time," said Gan Yang, dean of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities at Sun Yat-Sen University. China Post (Taiwan) The aircraft carrier Liaoning is likely to traverse Taiwan's southern and eastern maritime borders before returning to a port on China's Hainan Island. Huashang Daily* Ningshan county, Shaanxi, requires its ...




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