Paratroopers assigned to a brigade of the airborne troops under the PLA Air Force rush to pick up their parachutes prior to a parachute training exercise on March 8, 2018.
A J-7 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command fires its rockets at simulated ground targets during a live-fire flight training exercise on March 8, 2018.
A transport helicopter attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army lifts off with cargo during a slingload tactics exercise in northwestern China's Gansu Province.
A WZ-10 attack helicopter lifts off as the other one sits on the flightline during a recent flight training exercise near the Tianshan Mountains in northwestern China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
The picture shows an HQ-2B surface-to-air missile system under the stars during a recent training exercise. It is attached to a surface-to-air missile battalion of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command.
The comprehensive supply ship Poyanghu attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command steams alongside with the guided-missile destroyer Ningbo as they conduct a replenishment-at-sea at an undisclosed sea area in late February, 2018.
The graphic shows part of highlights of the government work report delivered at the first session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) in Beijing, China, March 5, 2018.
Two attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army fly through the woods during a flight training exercise in east China's Shandong Province on March 5, 2018.
Pilots assigned to an aviation regiment of the PLA Air Force go through pre-flight procedures in the cockpit of a Su-30 fighter jet during a combat flight training exercise in February, 2018.
An anti-submarine helicopter attached to a naval aviation regiment under the PLA Navy flies at an ultra-low altitude during a flight training exercise in eastern China's Zhejiang Province on February 24, 2018.
A paratrooper assigned to a brigade of the airborne troops with the PLA Air Force descends to the drop zone after jumping out of a transport aircraft during parachute training on March 2, 2018.
Soldiers assigned to a brigade under the PLA 74th Group Army assemble a camouflage netting system to provide concealment and shade for a Type-05 amphibious infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) during a field training exercise on February 27, 2018.
The guided-missile frigate Mianyang (Hull 528) attached to a flotilla under the South China Sea Fleet of the PLA Navy berths at a naval port prior to a maritime training exercise in waters of the South China Sea on Feb. 23, 2018.
Damage control training team members in MOPP gears prepare fire hose aboard the guided-missile frigate Handan (Hull 579) during a damage control drill of a 3-day maritime training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from Feb. 23 to 25, 2018.
A Y-20 transport aircraft attached to an air force aviation division under the PLA Western Theater Command takes off for a sortie during flight training on February 24, 2018.
A KJ-200 AEW aircraft attached to a naval aviation regiment under the PLA Northern Theater Command takes off for a flight training exercise in Jiaodong Peninsula of eastern China's Shandong Province on February 24, 2018.
A convoy of Type-86A infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) attached to a combined brigade under the PLA 71st Group Army moves through urban area at night to a designated training area on February 23, 2018.
A Y-8 transport aircraft attached to a transport aviation brigade of the airborne troops under the PLA Air Force prepares to take off for flight training on February 23, 2018.
A group of Z-9 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army receive last-minute inspections while hovering at low altitude prior to a simulated long-distance assault operation on February 24, 2018.
A JJ-7 fighter trainer airplane attached to a brigade with the PLA Air Force Xi'an Flight Academy takes off from a military airfield for a flight training course in northwestern China's Gansu Province on February 24, 2018.