Joint Training and Exercises


Escort Missions

China's 31st naval escort fleet returns home after seven-month mission

The 31st fleet of the Chinese PLA returned to Zhanjiang City of south China's Guangdong Province on Friday after completing more than seven months of escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia.

2019-07-17 10:55:52

Chinese naval fleets escort over 6,600 vessels in Gulf of Aden, Somalia over past 10 years

For the past decade, a message that reads "We are the Chinese Navy escort fleet, please call us on channel 16 if you need help" has always been broadcasted in both Chinese and English to passing ships on the Gulf of Aden.

2019-04-19 22:16:02

Navy fleet escorts four Chinese civilian ships

On the evening of April 14, two ships from the 31st Chinese naval escort taskforce to the Gulf of Aden successfully escorted four Chinese fishing ships to safe waters after a voyage of more than 500 nautical miles.

2019-04-16 17:15:22

China sends new naval destroyer fleet to Somali waters for escort mission

China's 32nd convoy fleet to the Gulf of Aden and Somali waters set sail from a military port in Zhoushan, East China's Zhejiang Province on Thursday, the People's Liberation Army Navy official WeChat account announced that same day.

2019-04-04 17:48:50