An artist’s impression of China’s new Type 002 aircraft carrier. Photo: Handout An artist’s impression of China’s new Type 002 aircraft carrier. Photo: Handout
An artist’s impression of China’s new Type 002 aircraft carrier. Photo: Handout
South China Sea

South China Sea: PLA’s new dry dock in Hainan big enough for Type 002 aircraft carriers, analysts say

  • Satellite images show facility at Yulin Naval Base in Sanya will be able to accommodate the giant warships
  • The first of China’s next-generation carriers is expected to launch next year

Topic |   South China Sea
An artist’s impression of China’s new Type 002 aircraft carrier. Photo: Handout An artist’s impression of China’s new Type 002 aircraft carrier. Photo: Handout
An artist’s impression of China’s new Type 002 aircraft carrier. Photo: Handout
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