China commissions new class of Type 055 guided-missile destroyerLhasa (hull number 102), the second ship in the People's Liberation Army Navy's new Type 055 guided-missile destroyer class, was commissioned on March 6, 2021 at a naval base in the port city of Qingdao.
Naval escort taskforces of China holds mission-handover ceremonyOn January 31, a mission handover ceremony was conducted in the Gulf of Aden by the 36th and 37th Chinese naval escort task forces.
Chinese Navy sends a fleet to Gulf of Aden for the counter-piracy missionOn Saturday, the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy's 37th fleet left Sanya Port, Hainan Province in southern China for the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia to escort civilian ships.
China’s new assault ship starts the second round of sea trialsChina's first new Type 075 landing helicopter dock (LHD) appears to have recently embarked on a second round of sea tests in the South China Sea this time.
China’s second aircraft carrier leaves shipyard for trialsThe second Chinese aircraft carrier "Shandong" (the first indigenously developed aircraft) is carrying out research and training missions at sea, the state broadcaster reported on May 27, after local residents saw the warship leave the shipyard on May 25.