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S-300 air-defense missiles ready for combat

Soldiers assigned to a surface-to-air missile brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command erect S-300 air-defense missiles during recent training.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/3/23 13:49:25

Civilian-oriented troops withdrawn from armed police force, enhancing CPC management

In a move to enhance the Communist Party of China's management of the country's armed forces, Beijing on Wednesday announced the complete withdrawal of civilian-oriented, firefighting and frontier defense troops from the People's Armed Police Force.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/21 23:23:40

Analysts hit back at Indian Army over allegations of Chinese hacking

Indian Army allegations that Chinese hackers are targeting Indian users to extract personal data puts a stain on Sino-Indian relations, Chinese analysts said on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/21 18:38:39

J-16 fighter jets fly in two-ship formation

A J-16 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command sits on the parking apron while receiving power-on inspections prior to a flight training exercise in southwestern China's Chongqing Municipality on March 6, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/3/21 13:49:36

J-11 fighter jets fly over plateau area

A group of J-11 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command fly in formation over the snow-covered mountains during a flight training exercise on March 19, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/3/21 13:45:12

Media footage shows Chinese unmanned tanks now in testing stage

Recent footage shown on Chinese media reveals that China's unmanned tanks are now in their testing stage.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/20 17:38:40

J-20's advanced versions to help China seize air superiority in Asia-Pacific: specialist

After China's latest J-20 stealth fighter was commissioned, the country will continue to explore new fighter jets that meet national needs and create more surprises, the fighter's chief designer said Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/20 14:28:39

Legislator urges more sea militia missions to protect marine rights

China should send more militia missions to safeguard territorial sovereignty and the marine rights and interests in the South China Sea, a national legislator said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/19 17:03:39

Fighter jets leave contrails glowing in the night sky

J-11 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command launch flares prior to takeoff for a sortie during night flight training in an undisclosed city of China's southeastern coast on March 9, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/3/16 11:28:36

Type-96 main battle tanks cross muddy trench

Soldiers assigned to a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army maneuver their Type-96 main battle tank (MBT) on a muddy path during a driving skills training exercise on March 13, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/3/16 11:24:46

Military technologies enter civilian life

Thanks to 158 bridge bearings manufactured in a military factory in central China, the world's longest sea bridge sits majestically above the most bustling waters in southern China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 8:53:56

PLA blacklists, restricts rights of 20 soldiers who quit army

Seventeen men who enlisted then quit the army have been sent home and blacklisted on China's social credit system, according to a notice released on Thursday that listed all their names and addresses.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/15 23:13:40

PLA Marine Corps conducts massive groundbreaking maneuvers

In the largest exercise of its kind, more than 10,000 troops traveled more than 2,000 kilometers to arrive on Monday at two army training bases in Southwest China's Yunnan Province and East China's Shandong Province and begin battle training, China Central Television show Military Report reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/15 23:08:40

PLA group demobilizes thousands of troops as part of military reform

An army group of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) demobilized thousands of soldiers and officers and assigned hundreds of troops to visit the border regions as part of the military reform.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/14 23:03:41

Paratroopers complete airborne operations

Paratroopers assigned to a brigade of the airborne troops under the PLA Air Force descend to the ground after jumping out of a Y-8 transport aircraft during a 5-day parachute training exercise from March 8 to 12, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/3/14 14:33:02

Sailors refuel ship-borne helicopter on flight deck

The guided-missile frigate Fushun (Hull 591) attached to a frigate flotilla of the navy under the PLA Northern Theater Command steam in formation with another frigate at an undisclosed sea area during a 6-day maritime realistic training exercise from March 5 to 10, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/3/14 14:28:57

Frigate Rizhao participates in 8-day maritime training

The guided-missile frigate Rizhao (Hull 598) attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Northern Theater Command fires its main gun at simulated sea targets during an 8-day maritime training exercise at an undisclosed sea area from March 1 to 8, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/3/14 14:20:59

China to establish veterans affairs ministry

The State Council, or China's cabinet, submitted a plan for institutional restructuring at the first session of the 13th National People's Congress on Tuesday, and a ministry of veterans affairs will be established if the plan is passed.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 17:08:39