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History-making RIMPAC

As the RIMPAC exercise comes to a close, CCTV’s Nathan King reports on the highlights from China’s debut. Read more…

The USS Ronald Reagan: on board the flagship of U.S. aircraft carriers

The USS Ronald Reagan: on board the flagship of U.S. aircraft carriers

The USS Ronald Reagan sets the global standard for aircraft carriers. Two nuclear reactors power the ship for an unlimited range for years at a time. CCTV’s Nathan King was granted exclusive access to the ship as it participates in the Rim of the Pacific Exercise. Read more…

RIMPAC 2014: Exclusive interview with Australian Rear Admiral Simon Cullen

The Rim of the Pacific Exercise, or RIMPAC, features the largest naval drills in the world. To explore the inside story, CCTV’s Nathan King spoke exclusively with the Deputy Director of RIMPAC’s Joint Task Force, Australian Rear Admiral Simon Cullen. Read more…

Jan Berris on RIMPAC 2014

Vice President of the National Committee on United States-China Relations Jan Berris joined CCTV’s Mike Walter to discuss the impacts of RIMPAC 2014. Read more…

What does China’s debut at RIMPAC mean?

As China takes part in the world’s largest joint naval exercise for the first time, the nature of United States-China military relations may take on a new form. Read more…

RIMPAC exclusive: on board the USS Ronald Reagan

RIMPAC exclusive: Landing on the USS Ronald Reagan

As part of our continuing coverage of the Rim of the Pacific exercise, CCTV’s Nathan King was granted exclusive access to the flagship carrier for the United States: the USS Ronald Reagan. Read more…

U.S. Navy makes a big impression at RIMPAC 2014

U.S. Navy makes a big impression at RIMPAC 2014

The Rim of the Pacific exercise is gathering the navies of 22 nations, with Chinese ships joining for the very first time. The U.S. is not only hosting the maritime warfare exercise, but also taking the lead in other ways. CCTV’s Nathan King reports with insight from Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. Read more…

Cutting-edge equipment at RIMPAC ship tours

Dozens of countries including Japan, the United States and China have offered ship tours as part of the RIMPAC exercises this month, offering a rare view aboard vessels to showcase complex equipment and facilities. CCTV’s Nathan King reports from Honolulu. Read more…

Technology of the U.S.S. Independence

Technology of the USS Independence

One of the U.S. ships participating in RIMPAC is the USS Independence (LCS 2). Nathan King reports on some of the technology the state of the art ship possesses. Read more…

Ships leave port to participate in RIMPAC

Ships leave port to participate in RIMPAC

Twenty-two of the world’s navies are taking part in another day of Rim of the Pacific exercises. CCTV’s Nathan King reports from Pearl Harbor as several ships left the port to participate. Read more…

RIMPAC 2014: Chinese hospital ship houses 100 doctors and nurses

Chinese highlight high-tech hospital ship at RIMPAC

At the “Rim of the Pacific” naval exercises in Hawaii, sophisticated warships get a lot of attention. This time, however, a different kind of ship is making waves. CCTV’s Nathan King reports from inside China’s advanced hospital ship: the “Peace Ark.” Read more…

What is RIMPAC?

What is RIMPAC?

There’s been a lot of talk lately on RIMPAC 2014 and what it means for naval cooperation for the 22 countries involved. The participation of China this year draws particular interest as it is the country’s debut in the exercises. Even so, what exactly is RIMPAC, and what do these regular exercises mean for international relations and combined efforts along the Rim of the Pacific? CCTV takes a deeper look. Read more…

Chinese ships participate in the international RIMPAC naval exercises

For the first time, Chinese ships will participate in the international RIMPAC naval exercises. Read more…

China makes historic debut at RIMPAC exercises

China is participating in one of the world’s largest naval exercises for the first time in Hawaii. CCTV’s Nathan King reports. Read more…

China debuts at RIMPAC

The world’s largest international naval drill is now underway in Hawaii. Read more…

The Chinese PLA Navy replenishment ship Qiandaohu arrives for RIMPAC 2014, in Honolulu

Chinese fleet arrives in Hawaii for Pacific Rim naval drills

A Chinese fleet has arrived at the Pearl Harbor in Hawaii of the United States on Wednesday to for the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) multinational naval exercise.
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Chinese navy will take part in seven programs

The PLA Navy will participate for the first time in the Rim of the Pacific naval exercises off the waters in Hawaii. Read more…