Carrier Concludes Sea Trials
May 18, Dalian, Liaoning Province: China’s second aircraft carrier completed its sea trials and returned to port at Dalian Shipyard.
The aircraft carrier, which is the first one designed and built domestically, was launched in April last year. The five-day sea trials started on May 13 to test the reliability and stability of the aircraft carrier’s power system and other equipment. The People’s Liberation Army Navy reported that the trials tested multiple facilities and reached the anticipated objectives.