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China's first aircraft carrier to enter service

 China's first aircraft carrier to enter service

Department of Defense, said China's first aircraft carrier has entered into a service.

300 meters (990 feet) named MBT Shoes Sale after modification provinces - Liaoning - refurbished Soviet ship purchased from Ukraine.

For the operators now no combat aircraft will be used for training.

Chinese vessels conducted extensive sea trials, said it would increase its ability to protect national interests.

The delivery of the aircraft carrier in Japan and other countries in the region when expressed concern about China's growing naval power.

Be involved in the bickering between China and Japan in the East China Sea disputed islands. Several Southeast Asian countries Odds overlapping territorial claims in the South China Sea with China.

It is also expected that the powers of the MBT UK Congress in the next few weeks of the party's transition to a new generation of Chinese leaders.

"Defend the interests"

Liaoning was officially handed over to the Navy Dalian Port attended the ceremony held by China's top leaders, the state-run Xinhua News Agency said.

"Aircraft carrier to enter the team will improve in our country's MBT Shoes UK level of modernization of the Navy's overall combat capability is of great significance," the Chinese Ministry of National Defense said in a statement.

The ship will increase [China's] ability to maintain and develop their ability to common operations on the high sea in response to non-traditional security threats and to effectively defend the country's sovereignty, security and development interests, it added. :.

BBC's Damian Grammaticas in Beijing, said the official commissioning of the first aircraft carrier in the country marks China as a rising major powers.

The country's Communist Party leaders to spend billions modernizing their armed forces to make them capable of projecting military power far beyond China's borders, our correspondent adds.

The Liaoning, formerly cheap MBT Shoes known as the Varyag, built in the Soviet Navy in the 1980s, but it is not over yet.

When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, sitting Varyag "shipyard in Ukraine.

China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) with a Chinese company to buy a Soviet warship was cut into small pieces.

It says, think of it as a floating casino in Macau, in 2001, the Varyag "ship to be towed to China. 

In June 2011, it was converted into as the country's first aircraft carrier MBT shoes clearance, the Chinese military confirmed.

Analysts said, which will require several years to equip the aircraft carrier and fully functioning. However, Chinese officials say, Liaoning promote the country's military modernization.

"The development of the aircraft carrier is an important part of China's national defense modernization, especially its naval power, and the aircraft carrier is an essential stepping stone towards its own state-of-the-art aircraft carriers in the future," China after Admiral Yang Yi wrote in the state-run China Daily newspaper.

The carrier will be mainly used for scientific MBT trainers research and training mission, so China can create a platform, more state-of-the-art aircraft carrier in the future ", he added. 

 
 

 


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