Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning takes up role in South China Sea

Liaoning docks at new Sanya base and prepares for training exercises in move of high strategic importance for nation's future navy operations

Topic |   Liaoning aircraft carrier


Minnie Chan

Minnie Chan

Minnie Chan is an award-winning journalist, specialising in reporting on defence and diplomacy in China. Her coverage of the US EP-3 spy plane crash with a PLA J-8 in 2001 near the South China Sea opened her door to the military world. Since then, she has had several scoops relating to China's military development. She has been at the Post since 2005 and has a master's in international public affairs from The University of Hong Kong.