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INTERACTIVE: Slow boat to China — the long, troubled journey of the Varyag from the Black Sea to Dalian20 Jan 2015 5 comments Interactive
In this interactive, Joe Lo illustrates the path that the former Soviet aircraft carrier, the Varyag, took to get from Ukraine's Black Sea Shipyard to Dalian in China's Liaoning province, taking more than two years to complete.