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Insight: China aspires to multiple carrier task groups

5th June 2019 - 10:00 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong


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The People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) is on the verge of commissioning its first indigenously built aircraft carrier. Many expected it to participate in the 70th anniversary fleet review on 23 April, but its series of sea trials is ongoing.

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Gordon Arthur


Gordon Arthur

Gordon Arthur was the Asia Pacific editor for Shephard Media. Born in Scotland and educated …

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