Videos, Photos: China’s First Home-Built Aircraft Carrier Begins Sea Trials

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On May 13 morning, China’s first domestically-built aircraft carrier set out from a dock of Dalian Shipyard, the province of Liaoning, for maiden sea trials.

According to the Chinese media, the trials are aimed at testing the reliability and stability of the carrier’s power system and other equipment.

The Type 002 is the second aircraft carrier of the People’s Liberation Army Navy.

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