The state broadcaster aired footage of the exercise. Photo: Handout The state broadcaster aired footage of the exercise. Photo: Handout
The state broadcaster aired footage of the exercise. Photo: Handout

China’s first home-grown aircraft carrier the Shandong begins sea trials

  • Naval training was disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, but the vessel is now carrying out its first exercises at sea since being commissioned late last year
  • Footage broadcast on state television shows fighter jets practising take-offs and landings on the deck

Topic |   China’s military
The state broadcaster aired footage of the exercise. Photo: Handout The state broadcaster aired footage of the exercise. Photo: Handout
The state broadcaster aired footage of the exercise. Photo: Handout
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