Joint Training and Exercises


Escort Missions

Officer, lawmaker notes PLA Navy's success in pirate-infested waters

Captain Zhao Yanquan, commander of a People's Liberation Army Navy destroyer and national lawmaker, said on Monday that the Navy's escort missions to the Gulf of Aden have offered protection for more than 6,700 Chinese and foreign ships.

2020-05-25 23:16:07

China sends new naval fleet for escort mission

The 35th fleet of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy on Tuesday left the port city of Zhoushan in east China's Zhejiang Province for the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia to escort civilian ships.

2020-04-28 21:57:32

Chinese naval 33rd escort taskforce escorts eight Chinese fishing boats

The guided-missile frigate Weifang of the 33rd Chinese naval escort taskforce under the PLA Navy successfully escorted eight fishing boats of to the designated sea area in waters west of the Gulf of Aden at 4 p.m. on January 6.

2020-01-08 15:36:10

Missions completed, 32nd Chinese naval escort taskforce returns home

The 32nd Chinese naval escort taskforce consisting of the guided missile destroyer Xi'an, the missile frigate Anyang and the comprehensive supply ship Gaoyouhu attached to the PLA Navy returned to its homeport in Zhoushan in east China's Zhejiang Province on the morning of October 29.

2019-11-01 16:02:42