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China issues new training guideline for military

China issued its new guideline on military training, signaling a significant achievement on building a new military training system and offering regulation and laws on military training in the new era.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/25 22:03:40

Female pilot climbs into cockpit for flight training

Two JH-7 fighter bombers attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command take off for an assault flight training exercise on January 23, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/1/25 15:13:11

J-7 fighter jets leave for night flight training

A J-7 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a sortie during a night flight training exercise on January 22, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/1/25 15:10:49

Chinese navy preparing for island dispute: expert

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy is strengthening its combat capability by conducting drills in the South China Sea in an effort to deal with potential disputes and national reunification in the future, a military expert said on Wednesday, adding that other countries should familiarize themselves with the situation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/24 22:43:40

China's domestically made aircraft carrier better than India's: military experts

India's first domestically made aircraft carrier cannot compare in construction technology and weaponry with China's first home-made carrier, Chinese military experts said Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/22 18:58:39

China vows 'necessary measures' in S.China Sea

US warships' provocative sailing in the South China Sea will only serve to force China to strengthen its defense capability, said analysts after the USS Hopper, a guided missile destroyer, came within 12 nautical miles of Huangyan Island on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/21 21:53:39

PLA Navy deploys 'new type of electronic warfare aircraft'

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy's South China Sea Fleet deployed a "new type of electronic warfare aircraft" in its recent combat maneuvers, a move to greatly enhance the navy's capabilities in modern warfare to safeguard the country's sea rights, said Chinese military experts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/21 21:08:40

Soldiers load surface-to-air missiles

Soldiers assigned to an air-defense brigade under the PLA 78th Group Army operate a sling cart to lift and load surface-to-air missiles onto a missile launching truck during a comprehensive training exercise on January 17, 2018.
Source: China Military Online | 2018/1/19 15:15:03

China readying new catapult for 3rd aircraft carrier: experts

China is likely to use an electromagnetic catapult for fighter jets on its third aircraft carrier, experts said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/18 14:33:39

China revamps military inspections

China's top military leadership body has institutionalized military inspections by publishing a revised regulation that experts said on Wednesday will deter corruption and disloyalty.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/17 23:18:41

China's armed forces to set up full-time inspection teams

Senior Party members at the rank of military corps and above will be overseen by full-time inspection teams, said a military regulation made public Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/17 7:58:15

Chinese navy commissions new missile frigate for offshore defense

The commissioning ceremony for the new guided-missile frigate Wuhai was held at a naval port in Dalian Northeast China's Liaoning, on Monday, the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy announced.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/16 13:58:39

AI, computer games could be used for military training: PLA Daily

Artificial intelligence (AI) and computer games are expected to help train military commanders to improve the combat ability of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), a PLA-affiliated newspaper said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/12 22:08:39

Snipers fade into background in special operations training

Special operations soldiers assigned to a reconnaissance battalion with the Marine Corps under the PLA Navy establish their firing positions with rifles to provide security during a recent special operations training exercise.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/12 11:51:58

PLA training hard for potential conflict

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) has been fully executing military training instructions issued by President Xi Jinping on January 3 by conducting drills at home and abroad involving its ground forces, navy, air force, rocket force and armed police, as the PLA's news media cautioned the troops on Thursday of imminent threats and to avoid complacency.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/11 23:40:45

China air force stages real combat training

Air Force of the People's Liberation Army of China has carried out real combat training, with the involvement of the J-20 stealth fighter and the Y-20 military transport aircraft, according to a military statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/11 8:27:02

Xi orders armed police to uphold CPC loyalty

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday ordered the armed police force to uphold the absolute leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/10 23:28:41

PLA backs probe of senior military officer

Soldiers and officers of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) support the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee's decision to transfer the case of Fang Fenghui, a member of China's Central Military Commission (CMC), to the military prosecution authority for suspected bribery.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/10 23:58:39