April 2, 1989
The first ever visit by a warship of the People's Republic of China to an American port will take place this month, the U.S. Embassy in Beijing announced, and a U.S. official said America would probably make a Chinese port call in mid-May. The embassy said the Zheng He, a training ship of the People's Liberation Army, has set sail for Pearl Harbor from Qingdao. It is scheduled to arrive in Hawaii on April 11. The U.S.