A fighter jet takes off from China’s Liaoning aircraft carrier. Chinese and US vessels have regularly warned each other during American operations in the South China Sea. Photo: Japan Ministry of Defence
New officers aboard China’s first aircraft carrier aim to break language barrier
  • New generation of naval officers aboard PLA’s first aircraft carrier more confident in using the foreign language to warn off planes and vessels, commander says
  • Previously, Chinese captains rarely spoke when faced with American ships because of language barrier and lack of experience, according to naval officer
4 Oct 2022 - 8:18PM