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Russian vessels arrive in Qingdao for joint exercise with Chinese navy

Russian naval vessels arrived in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, on Monday to participate in the Sino-Russian "Joint Sea-2019" exercise.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/29 23:29:06

Russian warships arrive in Qingdao for joint exercises

Russian warships arrived in Qingdao, in East China's Shandong Province, on Monday to hold scheduled joint naval exercises with China, as military experts said the two navies will practice joint defensive operations and show a high level of mutual trust.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/29 16:51:11

Indian carrier's fire likely result of lax military regulation: Chinese experts

Chinese military experts on Sunday said that India's military culture cannot keep up with its ambitious weapon and equipment development, which might be the reason behind its aircraft carrier's fatal fire on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/28 20:28:40

China develops unique heat-resistant material for hypersonic aircraft

Chinese scientists have developed a new heat-resistant material for hypersonic aircraft, as it can endure over 3,000 C from friction caused by a Mach 5-20 flight within the atmosphere.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/28 17:47:22

China conducts joint naval exercise with Southeast Asian countries in Qingdao

Chinese and foreign officers work together during a joint naval exercise on the sea off Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, on April 26, 2019. China conducted a joint naval exercise with Southeast Asian countries in Qingdao, with focus on jointly handling pirate threats and maritime emergency rescues.
Source: chinamil | 2019/4/28 16:23:42

China concludes joint naval exercise with Southeast Asian countries

China concluded a joint naval exercise with Southeast Asian countries on Friday, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Daily reported Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/27 21:56:41

High-level naval symposium concludes in Qingdao

A high-level symposium has concluded in east China's port city of Qingdao, as part of the multinational naval events marking the 70th founding anniversary of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/26 17:33:09

Multinational Warship Open Day in Qingdao a hit with visitors

Long queues of civilian visitors formed in front of Chinese and foreign warships at an Open Day event held on Wednesday in Qingdao, East China's Shandong Province, following a naval parade Tuesday in celebration of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy's 70th anniversary.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/25 15:28:43

Role of aircraft carrier Liaoning shifts from training to combat: executive officer

Originally designated a training and test ship, China's first aircraft carrier the Liaoning is starting to play a combat role following recent modifications and intensive training exercises, the vessel's executive officer revealed amid the celebrations of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy's 70th anniversary.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 22:03:40

China's Long March-5B rocket to make maiden flight in 2020

China's Long March-5B carrier rocket is scheduled to make its maiden flight in the first half of 2020, according to the China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/24 16:18:06

Overseas Chinese welcome Xi's call for building maritime community with shared future

Representatives of overseas Chinese communities welcome the call by Chinese President Xi Jinping for building a maritime community with a shared future, deeming it helpful to efforts in maintaining maritime security, peace and order.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/24 8:38:29

Xi reviews multinational fleet, champions maritime community with shared future

Dozens of military vessels flying different national flags lined up in waters off east China's port city of Qingdao as fighter jets streaked across the sky in formations.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 22:47:13

Naval parade marks PLA Navy's 70th anniversary

A grand naval parade was held on Tuesday off Qingdao, East China's Shandong Province, marking the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy, which was founded on April 23, 1949.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/23 22:03:38

China debuts most powerful destroyer in celebrations

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy celebrated its 70th anniversary Tuesday afternoon in Qingdao, East China's Shandong Province by holding a grand maritime parade, which featured China's latest and most powerful destroyer, the Type 055, for the first time.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/23 21:58:40

Naval parade marking Chinese navy's 70th anniversary concludes

A grand naval parade concluded on Tuesday afternoon in waters off east China's port city of Qingdao, after the reviewing ship sailed past the last visiting foreign vessel.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 15:40:15

Xi reviews Chinese vessels in naval parade

General Secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, Chinese President and Central Military Commission Chairman Xi Jinping onboard the destroyer Xining gave an order to commence the naval parade on the sea off Qingdao at about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 15:36:51

Xi boards destroyer for naval parade

Chinese President and Central Military Commission Chairman Xi Jinping boarded the destroyer Xining on Tuesday afternoon after inspecting the honor guards of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy at a pier in the city of Qingdao.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 13:58:44

Xi proposes building maritime community with shared future

Chinese President and Central Military Commission Chairman Xi Jinping Tuesday proposed building a maritime community with a shared future while meeting heads of foreign delegations invited to events marking the 70th founding anniversary of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 12:43:44