The commissioning of the warship, named the Shandong, puts China in a small club of nations with multiple aircraft carriers.
The fire on the Admiral Kuznetsov broke out during welding work at a shipyard in the Arctic port of Murmansk.
The ceremony marked an important milestone for the Newport News shipyard.
The advanced $13 billion carrier has been plagued by problems including glitches with its 11 new weapons elevators.
The ship will be christened Dec. 7 when Caroline Kennedy smashes a bottle of sparkling wine against it.
The port visit marks the first break for the crew since May, apart from a couple of stops at the pier in Duqm, Oman.
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The U.S. Navy says the USS Abraham Lincoln transited the strait on Tuesday, making its way to the Persian Gulf.
Fixes to an electrical issue on the carrier Truman are now complete, according to a statement from Fleet Forces Command.
More than 100 sailors have officially checked into the command with more expected.