Xu Zengping and former deputy commander of the PLA Navy Su Shiliang on the deck of the Liaoning. Photo: SCMP

Mission impossible: How one man bought China its first aircraft carrier

Xu Zengping reveals for the first time the negotiations behind buying the Liaoning for the PLA Navy - and the secret behind its engines

Topic |   Liaoning aircraft carrier

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Xu Zengping and former deputy commander of the PLA Navy Su Shiliang on the deck of the Liaoning. Photo: SCMP
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