The Shandong, China’s second aircraft carrier, is based in the country’s far south. Photo: ifeng

China’s aircraft carrier the Shandong sails through Taiwan Strait after entering service

  • Carrier makes journey through the waters monitored by the Taiwanese military, the island says
  • It is the vessel’s first such operation since being commissioned, after it made a similar manoeuvre in November
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The Shandong, China’s second aircraft carrier, is based in the country’s far south. Photo: ifeng
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Kristin Huang

Kristin Huang

Kristin Huang is a senior China reporter, who focuses on diplomacy and defence. She joined the Post in 2016 and previously reported for China Review News Agency. Kristin is interested in security in northeast Asia and China's growing military might.