China’s very first domestically produced aircraft carrier launched for sea trials this week.
The first all-Chinese aircraft carrier sets sail
The Type 001A is part of China’s drive to modernize its navy: a drive it’s spending $175 billion on this year.
Trials are underway, and the vessel is expected to be fully integrated into the Chinese navy by 2020.
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