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... speaking of the Liaoning, where is she currently? Is she still on her latest test run (or whatever it is call now)?
I think she is not back yet. The trial runs for 15 days and when she return, she must go to a naval base since she has commission already.
Lushun looks like an ideal base
What about further support from shipbuilding facilities? Isn't it better to place the ship near a dockyard for the evaluation phase? I think, her last place in Dalian was the best homeport for the next two years.
But it'll be a long time before the SSF have carrier assigned to them.