Gallery: China Transforms Soviet Warship Into World’s First Luxury Airc...


What do you look for when choosing a luxury hotel – a gym? A swimming pool? How about the ability to launch over 30 aircraft at an enemy country? If you said yes to all of the above, then China’s latest investment could be for you. The country has purchased the Kiev, a 1,000 foot vessel that was the pride of the Soviet Navy during the 1980s, and turned it into the world’s first luxury aircraft carrier hotel.

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  1. Roughdesigns November 17, 2014 at 10:16 pm

    Beats ramming onto an beach and ripping it apart in an orgy of environmental and human abuse, hmmmm, then again, as that also provides true trickle down support for tens of thousands of the most impoverished people on earth????????? life is so complicated!!!!!
    Russell Higgins AIA

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