Chinese navy trains more fighter pilots to command warships
China currently has one aircraft carrier, Liaoning, a refit of the Soviet era ship which was commissioned in 2012. It is being largely used for training, especially to test the carrier fighter jet J-15 which has been specifically developed to operate from the decks of the aircraft carriers. According to a media report China has established a huge aircraft carrier factory. .
China to commission second aircraft carrier soon: Report
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INS Khanderi boosts India's maritime combat lethality
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China to build 4 nuclear aircraft carriers to catch up with US Navy, experts say
China currently has one aircraft carrier in service – the Liaoning, commissioned in 2012 – and the Type 001A, the first carrier built in the country, which is still being tested.
China building third aircraft carrier: reports
The Xinhua article, which was intended to mark the sixth anniversary of the first take-off and landing by a Chinese fighter on the country's first aircraft carrier CNS Liaoning, the report said, without elaborating about the programme of the "new-generation carrier".
Engine problems in INS Vikramaditya fixed, sea trial to start in June
Engine problems which caused a delay in the delivery of the refitted aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya to the Indian navy have been fixed.
Russian aircraft carrier 'Gorshkov' to be delivered to India in 2013
The delivery schedule of Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov to Indian Navy has been delayed further after it encountered engine malfunctions during sea trials.
Indian Navy's Russian built aircraft carrier starts sea trials
Ahead of its expected delivery by year end, Indian Navy's Russian built aircraft carrier Vikramaditya today commenced sea trials in the White Sea.
Sea trial of INS Vikramaditya aircraft put off till June: Report
Running months behind delivery schedule, sea trials of the INS Vikramaditya aircraft carrier have been put off by Russian authorities.
Here are some of the largest battleships and biggest warships in history
The world’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, USS Enterprise (at 1,123 ft) is the longest naval vessel ever built.
China to increase military spending to $148 billion: Report
In 2011, a Chinese-made aircraft with stealth radar- evading capabilities flew on a test flight as the then US defence secretary Robert Gates was in Beijing.
Russia, India to sign new deal for Gorshkov overhaul
A new deal between India and Russia on the funds for the refit of aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov will be signed in mid-October.
Indian sub stalked China warships?
A cat-and-mouse game reminiscent of the tussle between US and Soviet navies during the Cold War is taking place between India and China in full earnest.
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