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A carrier-borne J-15 fighter jet on China’s first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning. (Photo by Xinhua News Agency)
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Military News

Chinese Jet Performs First Successful Aircraft Carrier Landings and Takeoffs

Posted November 27, 2012 by BNO News

A Chinese fighter jet carried out the first successful landing on the country’s first aircraft carrier, defense officials announced.

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By Aero Icarus from Zürich, Switzerland via Wikimedia Commons
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On This Day in Aviation History

October 17th in Aviation History

Posted October 17, 2011 by NYCA Admin

British Airways and Air France win their suit to allow Concorde to serve New York and the first US Navy aircraft carrier takeoff.

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Aviation News

China’s First Aircraft Carrier Completes Maiden Sea Trial

Posted September 1, 2011 by BNO News

China’s first aircraft carrier, a repurposed Soviet ship, has successfully completed its maiden sea trial, the Chinese Defense Ministry said on Wednesday.

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Aviation News

China Building First Aircraft Carrier: Official

Posted June 10, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Chinese military official on Thursday acknowledged that China is developing its first aircraft carrier.

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Flash Airlines 737-300, reg SU-ZCF, seen here at Paris Charles De Gaulle. Photo by Brian Stevenson
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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: January 3rd

Posted January 3, 2011 by NYCA Admin

The first airspeed indicator receives a patent and the first takeoff from a ship! Flash Airlines, Baikal Air and the Iranian Army suffer crashes, and more.

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