Chinese Navy ships have entered the Pacific Ocean for further exercises.
The report was published by the South China Morning Post.
In addition to the aircraft carrier, the flotilla, which does not have a full-fledged air strike group, includes the destroyer Type 055, the frigate 054 and the supply ship Hulun Lake.
The Chinese Navy currently has two aircraft carriers, the construction of a third is nearing completion.
The strike groups of Chinese aircraft carriers are designed to operate outside the first island line from Japan to the Malay Peninsula and covering Taiwan. The task of these groups is to prevent the intervention of foreign forces during Beijing’s operation against Taiwan.