Nanchang is the capital of Province and is the cultural, economic, and scientific center of Jiangxi. The city has deep ties to Chinese communist history, known as Heroes' City because it was here that the "first shots of the revolution were heard"; it's where the communist uprising of 1 August 1927 began.

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The is a 160-metre tall giant Ferris wheel located in the eastern Chinese city of Nanchang, the capital of . is situated 3 km south of Nanchang. Photo: Saganaga, Public domain.

Nanchang Hangkong University, also Nanchang Aviation University, is located in Nanchang City, Jiangxi Province, People's Republic of China. is situated 4½ km southwest of Nanchang.


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