Kiev in China

Soviet aircraft carrier "Kiev" (1970), Chinese have converted it into a luxury hotel. The ship was carrying on combat duty in the Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea in the Northern Fleet of the USSR.

Kiev in China

In 1993, Russia wrote off the ship, because the money for repairs and maintenance is not enough. On the decommissioned aircraft carrier, found a buyer - China. In early 1994 it was towed in Qinhuangdao, which was reconstructed as it was announced officially as a museum.

Kiev in China

But, in fact, an aircraft carrier turned into amusement ride. In September 2003, "Kiev" was towed to Tianjin, where she became part of a military theme park. Today the carrier is almost ready for her new role - to become a luxury hotel that will open doors to guests in late January 2012.

Kiev in China

Before fighting vessel can accommodate more than 30 fighter jets and helicopters, and now it will be the deck of the museum site for tourists, and within the open 148 rooms including presidential suites.

Kiev in China

In the photo: Toilet in the presidential suite. The cost of living in an unusual property is not specified. But recent work carried out on dressing rooms. The seat of the "Kiev" is the same - a park in Tianjin.

Kiev in China

Presidential Suite.

Kiev in China

Living Room Presidential Suite.

Kiev in China

The girl passes through the attraction, which played a dizzying three-dimensional picture.

Kiev in China

The boy sits on a decommissioned Soviet aircraft carrier rocket "Kyiv".

Kiev in China

The visitor of the museum near the mock soldier inside decommissioned aircraft carrier.

Kiev in China

Actors dressed as pirates arrange a festive show.

Kiev in China