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.
A Z-9 attack helicopter attached to an air assault brigade with the PLA airborne troops flies atultra-low altitude in preparation for a defense penetration operation during a round-the-clock live-fire flight training exercise.
The honor guards of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy stand in formation before a naval parade staged to mark the 70th founding anniversary of the PLA Navy at a pier in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, on April 23, 2019.
Soldiers assigned to an air-defense brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army operate a crane to hoist and load medium-range air-defense missile systems onto missile launching trucks during an emergency missile hoisting operation on the night of April 17, 2019.
A fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command performs aerial maneuver during a flight training exercise on April 10, 2019.
A WZ-10 attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army flies at an extremely-low altitude above the reefs during a maritime defense penetration training operation on April 15, 2019.
A fighter jet attached to the PLA Naval Aviation University fires rockets at mock ground targets during a live-fire training exercise for new pilot cadets in northeast China’s Liaoning Province from April 10 to 12, 2019.
A Type PLZ-89A 122mm self-propelled howitzer attached to a brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires at mock target during a live-fire training exercise in east China in early April.
A gun-howitzer attached to an artillery regiment under the PLA Xinjiang MC spits fire down range against mock targets during a field live-fire operation in west China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on April 9, 2019.
Mi-171 transport helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade with the PLA Xinjiang Military Command lift off at night for a recent round-the-clock flight training mission in desert area of northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
The guided-missile frigate Zhaoqing attached to a frigate flotilla with the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command fires its rocket-propelled depth charges at mock sea targets during a maritime realistic exercise in waters of the East China Sea in early April, 2019.
An air cushioned patrol boat attached to a patrol boat group of a frontier defense brigade under the Chinese PLA's ground force performs its first patrol mission recently in waters of Xingkai Lake, a China-Russia border lake in north China's Heilongjiang Province.
Multi-type attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army lift off from the parking apron during a night flight training exercise on April 3.
Multi-type armored vehicles attached to an artillery regiment under the PLA Xinjiang MC are en route to a designated training field in west China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region to conduct rapid maneuver operations in complex conditions on April 4, 2019.
A J-11 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command takes off for an air combat training exercise at low temperature on April 1st ,2019.
The remains of more Chinese soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War will be returned to China from the Republic of Korea on April 3, 2019, according to China's Ministry of Veterans Affairs .
A Su-30 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command soars into the sky during a combat sortie during a night combat sortie on March 20, 2019.
A convoy of Type-92 wheeled infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) attached to a mechanical infantry regiment under the PLA Southern Xinjiang Military Command (MC) is en route to a designated training field on March 30, 2019.
Paratroopers assigned to a brigade under the PLA Air Force's airborne troops prepare to board a transport aircraft for a round-to-clock parachute training exercise in middle March, 2019.