(Xinhua) 20:53, January 13, 2017 China’s aircraft carrier formation returned to Qingdao port Friday after finishing a drill, the Chinese navy said Friday. Comprised of aircraft carrier Liaoning, a number of destroyers, some J-15 carrier-based fighter jets and helicopters, the fleet sailed through the Bohai Sea, the Yellow Sea, the East China Sea and the […]
Zhang Tao, 2017-01-12 The newly commissioned electronic reconnaissance ship Kaiyangxing(Hull 856) berths at a naval port in Qingdao, north China’s Shandong province, on January 10, 2017. QINGDAO, Jan. 12 (ChinaMil) — The commissioning, naming and color-presenting ceremony for the new type of electronic reconnaissance ship Kaiyangxing(Mizar Star) was held at a naval port in Qingdao […]
BEIJING, Jan. 11 (ChinaMil) — Aircraft of the Chinese naval aviation force conducted on Jan. 9 a combined training exercise in the Sea of Japan with a Chinese naval taskforce which was navigating through this sea area on a mission, PLA Navy spokesman Liang Yang confirmed on Tuesday. “The training exercise is a routine arrangement […]
BEIJING, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) — A naval formation consisting of aircraft carrier Liaoning passed through the Taiwan Strait Thursday morning en route to drills in the South China Sea, said a spokesperson with the People’s Liberation Army Navy. Liang Yang said the Liaoning and other naval vessels in the formation were scientifically organized and meticulously […]
The air force behind Air Defense Identification Zone in East China Sea
After a three-year hiatus, China has reportedly resumed production of one of its quietest submarine classes. By Franz-Stefan Gady， January 06, 2017 China has apparently resumed construction of Type 039B Yuan-class diesel-electric attack submarines (SSK) after a three year hiatus, IHS Jane’s Defense Weekly reported on January 5. Images posted on Chinese online forums reportedly […]
According to Taiwan UND.com news, Mainland navy Liaoning aircraft carrier combat group are now sailing along a line west to the middle line of Taiwan Strait. IDF fighters took off to monitor the situation.
According to the recent internet photos, Dalian shipyard is building the third 055 type of warship. The first two are currently being built in Shanghai. So the first batch of 055 could be four. Two are being built in Shanghai Jiangnan Shipyard and two will be in Dalian Shipyard. It is estimated that each 055 […]
By Sun Wenyu (People’s Daily Online) 14:41, January 09, 2017 The information office of China’s Ministry of National Defense (MND) confirmed on Jan. 7 a stopover in Malaysia by a Chinese submarine. It was the first time that a Chinese submarine had visited Malaysia, which, according to analysts, is a sign of alleviated tension in […]
Screen captured image from CCTV news video shows J-15 was practicing night taking-off and landing skills on Liaoning aircraft carrier. This is the response to Taiwan media about J-15 could not take off and land at night on the aircraft carrier.