Type 001A (CV-17 Shandong) Aircraft Carrier News & Discussions

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    Type 001A Aircraft Carrier Sea Trials

    first sea trial (13 may 2018 - 18 may 2018) (5 days)
    second sea trial (25 august 2018 - 1 september 2018) (7 days)
    thrird sea trial (27 october 2018 - 5 november 2018) (9 days)
    fourth sea trail (27 december 2018 - 8 january 2019) (12 days)
    fifth sea trial (27 february 2019 - 4 march 2019) (5 days)

    total 38 days at sea in 9 months and 22 days

    For comparison with the Liaoning.

    Sea trials under shipyard

    first sea trial (10 august 2011 – 13 august 2011) (3 days)
    second sea trial (28 november 2011 – 10 december 2011) (12 days)
    third sea trial (20 december 2011 – 29 december 2011) (9 days)
    fourth sea trial (7 january 2012 – 16 january 2012) (9 days)
    fifth sea trial (19 april 2012 – 30 april 2012) (11 days)
    sixth sea trial (7 may 2012 – 16 may 2012) (9 days)
    seventh sea trial (23 may 2012 – 1 june 2012) (9 days)
    eighth sea trial (7 june 2012 – 21 june 2012 ) (14 days)
    ninth sea trial (6 july 2012 – 30 july 2012) (24 days)
    tenth sea trial (27 august 2012 – 30 august 2012) (3 days)

    total 103 days at sea in 1 year and 20 days

    Sea trials under PLAN (commissioned on 25 september 2012)

    first sea trial (11 october 2012 – 30 october 2012) (19 days)
    second sea trail (12 november 2012 – 25 november 2012) (13 days)
    third sea trial (11 june 2013 - 3 july 2013) (22 days)

    total days at sea 157 days
     
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    The first and last one are short ones.



    The first and last one are short ones.
     
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    The latest pic via LKJ86
    What are they doing ?
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    my two bob worth is probably putting on '17' as sister ship is '16'...
     
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    shame we didn't see 2 x carriers showing photo

    however rumour says its due to show at at 70th anniversary naval parade?
     
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    Another round of work on the sensors... All images are high-resolution.

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    Word has it that in these latest round of pictures, they are applying the anti-slip coating.

    We'll wait and see before confirming.
     
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    Would fit since the rear part of the deck seems to some kind of red.
     
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    Latest ppic via LKJ86 Can they finish it before April 23 Navy day?. Maybe one more trial

    March 22, 2019
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    The latest pic blurry but show progress on anti skid application via LKJ86
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