Monday, May 20, 2019

Communist propaganda of the day: makeup vs no makeup

98th Aviation Brigade, PLAAF's J-16 unit, Western Theater Command Air Force HQ

A J-16 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command takes off for a recent round-the-clock flight training exercise. ( by Ma Yongping)

Friday, May 17, 2019

Photos of the day: Adhafer-class corvette of Algerian Navy

If the three Adhafer sisters look family because they are built in Shanghai by CSSC with all the famous Chinese trimmings.   They a heavily modified Jiangwei frigates

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Photos of the day: Sino-Thai Blue Commando-2019 naval drill

Amphibious armored vehicles attached to the Chinese PLA Navy storm the beach head during a beach-landing exercise of the Chinese-Thai joint naval drill, code-named Blue Commando-2019, in waters of the Red Bay of south China’s Guangdong Province on May 8, 2019. ( by Sun Hongtao)

China, Thailand conclude joint naval training

    Li Jiayao

    2019-05-09 00:36:56

ZHANJIANG, Guangdong, May 8 (Xinhua) -- China and Thailand's naval forces on Wednesday concluded a week-long joint training exercise at a military port in Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong Province.

Seven naval ships, five observers and more than 1,000 soldiers from both sides participated in the program which included training at the port area and maritime training.

The program was a new starting point for the naval forces of both sides to jointly tackle security threats and safeguard regional peace and stability, said Huang Fengzhi, commander of Chinese participating forces.

The joint training aims to improve friendly and pragmatic cooperation between the two naval forces and enhance their capability to cope with maritime security threats, according to a statement released when the program was launched.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Four Type051 Luda Class DDG decommissioned today

109 Kaifeng
110 Dalian
134 Zunyi
164 Guilin

The last two of this once workhorse class left are 165 an 166.

Saturday, May 04, 2019

Photos of the day: CV16 conducts underway replenishment with Type 901fast combat support ship 965

Monday, April 29, 2019

Photos of the day: CV17 tests underway replenishment with Type 901 fast combat support ship 965

OK, OK, technically it is not "underway", but still good to see a major milestone being now in place.

Photos of the day: 131st Aviation Brigade "J-10C" Southern Theater Command Air Force HQ

The first batch of J-10C are found in this line unit.   This unit has one bird, and one bird only, J-10C

Dude, where's my order? Pakistan navy chief visits Chinese shipyards

Pakistan names S-20 Class submarine the Hangor Class submarine

Admiral Abbasi visited the Type 054AE/P frigate and the S-20 conventionally-powered submarine being built for the Pakistan Navy.

Youtube of the day:

Good editing job... whoever that guy is.

Monday, April 29, 2019