Joint drills boost Chinese navy

2014-08-01 07:40:22

The Chinese navy has been striving to hone its combat capability through joint drills and rigorous training since the start of the year.

Armed policemen conduct combat exercises in Shanghai

2014-07-31 07:30:20

Armed policemen of the third detachment of Shanghai Armed Police Corps take part in a combat exercises in Shanghai, July 30, 2014.

PLA reveals vulnerability of military airfields

2014-07-28 20:40:30

More than half of the country's military aerodrome clearance zones have been affected by negligence over the past two decades, leading to nearly 100 plane accidents and the closure or relocation of about 10 military airfields.

China's new rules on military award, commendation to take effect

2014-07-28 20:39:12

China's first regulations on military awards and commendations will be put into effect on Aug 1.

Revision of decree protects military airports

2014-07-28 20:37:22

A revised law on protecting military facilities will ensure better security for military airports, more than half of which are obstructed by high buildings overlooking the perimeter.

Chinese pilots compete at Russia air force competition

2014-07-28 20:36:07

The event, started from July 22 to July 28, will see pilots from different countries compete over flying abilities and air-to-surface combat skills among other areas.

China to conduct military drill off SE coast

2014-07-28 20:35:59

China will conduct a military exercise off its southeast coast starting July 29, the Ministry of National Defense announced on Sunday.

Drills to have 'little impact' on civilian air services

2014-07-28 20:37:30

A live-fire military exercise starting in southeast coastal areas on Tuesday will have limited impact on civil aviation, the Ministry of National Defense said on Sunday.

Report on army cheats sparks concern

2014-07-28 20:37:25

A total of 319 people in a brigade of the 40th Army in Shenyang Military Area Command have been punished for misbehavior.

Latest round of anti-missile tests hits 'preset goal'

2014-07-25 07:51:28

China successfully tested its land-based anti-missile system, its third successful test since 2010, but observers said the system still needs to be improved.

China's ship-borne helicopters in RIMPAC navel drill

2014-07-24 10:54:53

China's ship-borne helicopter is seen during the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) multinational naval drill.

Behind-the-scenes look at PLA

2014-07-23 16:00:14

Soldier drives a military vehicle at the PLA Academy of Armored Forces Engineering in Beijing, July 22, 2014.