China's first domestically built carrier, known only as the Type 001A, at its berth in Dalian city in Liaoning province. Photo: Weibo China's first domestically built carrier, known only as the Type 001A, at its berth in Dalian city in Liaoning province. Photo: Weibo
China's first domestically built carrier, known only as the Type 001A, at its berth in Dalian city in Liaoning province. Photo: Weibo

Made-in-China aircraft carrier is readied for launch

As PLA Navy marks 68th anniversary of its founding, preparations are made to send off the still-unnamed sister ship to the Ukraine-built Liaoning

Topic |   China's aircraft carriers
China's first domestically built carrier, known only as the Type 001A, at its berth in Dalian city in Liaoning province. Photo: Weibo China's first domestically built carrier, known only as the Type 001A, at its berth in Dalian city in Liaoning province. Photo: Weibo
China's first domestically built carrier, known only as the Type 001A, at its berth in Dalian city in Liaoning province. Photo: Weibo
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