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  1. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA says China will join US-led naval drill for first time

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 05:17pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... The PLA Daily report quoted navy spokesman Liang Yang as saying it was the first time that China would participate in the joint maritime exercise. Beijing will send four ships, including a missile destroyer, a missile frigate, a supply ship and a hospital ship to the drill, the report said. The exercises are scheduled for mid-June, when Chinese ships will join US vessels off the Pacific island ...

  2. News - China - MILITARY

    China, Russia start joint naval exercise

    Posted May 20th 2014, 11:30pm by Minnie Chan

    ... It indicated that trust between Beijing and Moscow was increasing. The drill, in the northern part of the East China Sea, ends on Monday. Forces including 14 ships, two submarines, nine fixed-wing aircraft and six shipboard helicopters will take part, according to a report on the PLA Navy's website. China and Russia have sent ships including the Chinese navy's latest-generation ...

  3. News - China Insider - MILITARY

    Indian warship captain refuses Chinese admiral’s request to view command centre

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 12:32pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... media reported. The CIC is the ship’s command centre. The ship’s commanding officer, Captain Puruvir Das, declined Wu’s request citing operating procedures, The Hindu reported on Friday. The INS ... to participate in multinational training exercises involving 17 ships from eight countries. It is the Shivalik’s second visit to China. Chinese military was given more access to the ship on this occasion ...

  4. News - Asia - MILITARY

    US declines to join China naval fleet review after Beijing shuns Japan

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 01:49pm by Reuters in Honolulu

    ... in Qingdao The United States is scrapping plans for one of its Navy ships to join a fleet review in China after key ally, Japan, was not invited, US officials said on Thursday, in a move that came just ahead of Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel’s trip to Japan and China. The United States had been invited to participate in the fleet review – essentially a parade of ships – as part ...

  5. News - China - MILITARY

    Work under way on China's second aircraft carrier at Dalian yard

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 05:42am by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff Reporters Huge ship and two advanced destroyers being built at Dalian yard says Liaoning party chief, according to reports later deleted from internet Work under way on China's second aircraft carrier China is reportedly building a second aircraft carrier, estimated to be completed by 2018, on its way to expanding its fleet to four of the massive ships. Media reports- ...

  6. News - China - MILITARY

    Will 'strongman' Xi Jinping lead China into armed conflicts with rival neighbours?

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 09:23am by Minnie Chan

    ... as the so-called “aircraft carrier killers” the YJ-12 supersonic anti-ship missile and the YJ-100 anti-ship cruise missiles. Beijing also announced at the end of last year that it has set up another ...

  7. News - China - MILITARY

    China ‘mulls revamping military regions in bid to strengthen attack capability’

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 04:11pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... coastguard ships have frequently approached, sometimes moving into territorial waters, since Tokyo nationalised some of the islands in September 2012. Equipped with sophisticated sensors and radars, ...

  8. News - China - MILITARY

    After drones, China turns to unmanned vessels to boost its marine power

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 09:18am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... manned ships in many situations. They will also cost less,” she said. “Their power will double if they are deployed with [aerial] drones.’’ ...

  9. News - China - MILITARY

    Aircraft carrier Liaoning begins drills in sensitive South China Sea with battle group

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 11:26pm by Minnie Chan

    ... chosen the South China Sea due to its political sensitivity and because its deep water was ideal for big ships to operate. "The PLA's biggest naval base is at Sanya in Hainan, which ...

  10. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA officials and media tour US aircraft carrier

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 11:41pm by Minnie Chan

    ... as the nuclear-powered carrier sailed the high seas. The ship is due to arrive in Hong Kong today on a five-day port call. Four senior officers from the PLA's Hong Kong garrison, including deputy commander Chen Weizhan, were invited along with local and overseas journalists to tour the ship for the day, taking a 90-minute flight from Hong Kong to the carrier. A PLA frigate has been accompanying ...




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