J-10 fighter jets taxi out of hangars J-10 fighter jets taxi out of hangars

Two J-10 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxi simultaneously on the runway before takeoff for a flight training exercise on October 12, 2018.

J-10 fighter jets receive inspections before takeoff J-10 fighter jets receive inspections before takeoff

Three J-10 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command receive pre-flight inspections during a flight training exercise on October 13, 2018.

Soldiers prepare for long distance railway transportation Soldiers prepare for long distance railway transportation

Soldiers assigned to a combined brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command reinforce Type 96A main battle tanks onto the railcar in preparation for a long-distance maneuver during a live-fire training exercise on October 8, 2018.

Pilot cadets participate in flight training Pilot cadets participate in flight training

A pilot cadet assigned to a brigade with the PLA Air Force Xi'an Flight Academy gets settled in the cockpit of a J-7 fighter jet prior to a flight training course near the Qilian Mountains in northwest China's Gansu Province on September 20, 2018.

Pilots go through pre-flight procedures before closing canopy Pilots go through pre-flight procedures before closing canopy

Four J-10 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command fly in formation over a valley during a recent flight training exercise.

Flight safety soldiers scare birds away before flight Flight safety soldiers scare birds away before flight

Maintenance men assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command go through pre-flight inspections with pilots prior to a flight training exercise on October 10, 2018.

Naval Aviation University conducts flight training course Naval Aviation University conducts flight training course

Two fighter jets attached to a regiment under the PLA Naval Aviation University take off for a recent flight training course.

Military vehicles en route to Qilian Mountains Military vehicles en route to Qilian Mountains

A military truck convoy carrying weapons and equipment attached to a brigade with the PLA 76th Group Army is en route to a training range in the hinterland of the Qilian Mountains in northwest China's Gansu Province on October 9, 2018.

Helicopters shoot flares for concealment Helicopters shoot flares for concealment

An attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 79th Group Army shoots flares for concealment during a training exercise in late September, 2018.

J-10 fighter jet takes off for patrol mission J-10 fighter jet takes off for patrol mission

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a patrol mission in a plateau area on the morning of October 2, 2018.

J-10 fighter jets taxi out of hangars
J-10 fighter jets receive inspections before takeoff
Soldiers prepare for long distance railway transportation
Pilot cadets participate in flight training
Pilots go through pre-flight procedures before closing canopy
Flight safety soldiers scare birds away before flight
Naval Aviation University conducts flight training course
Military vehicles en route to Qilian Mountains
Helicopters shoot flares for concealment
J-10 fighter jet takes off for patrol mission
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J-10 fighter jets taxi out of hangars J-10 fighter jets taxi out of hangars

Two J-10 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxi simultaneously on the runway before takeoff for a flight training exercise on October 12, 2018.

J-10 fighter jets receive inspections before takeoff J-10 fighter jets receive inspections before takeoff

Three J-10 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command receive pre-flight inspections during a flight training exercise on October 13, 2018.

Soldiers prepare for long distance railway transportation Soldiers prepare for long distance railway transportation

Soldiers assigned to a combined brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command reinforce Type 96A main battle tanks onto the railcar in preparation for a long-distance maneuver during a live-fire training exercise on October 8, 2018.

Pilot cadets participate in flight training Pilot cadets participate in flight training

A pilot cadet assigned to a brigade with the PLA Air Force Xi'an Flight Academy gets settled in the cockpit of a J-7 fighter jet prior to a flight training course near the Qilian Mountains in northwest China's Gansu Province on September 20, 2018.

Pilots go through pre-flight procedures before closing canopy Pilots go through pre-flight procedures before closing canopy

Four J-10 fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command fly in formation over a valley during a recent flight training exercise.

Flight safety soldiers scare birds away before flight Flight safety soldiers scare birds away before flight

Maintenance men assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command go through pre-flight inspections with pilots prior to a flight training exercise on October 10, 2018.

Naval Aviation University conducts flight training course Naval Aviation University conducts flight training course

Two fighter jets attached to a regiment under the PLA Naval Aviation University take off for a recent flight training course.

Military vehicles en route to Qilian Mountains Military vehicles en route to Qilian Mountains

A military truck convoy carrying weapons and equipment attached to a brigade with the PLA 76th Group Army is en route to a training range in the hinterland of the Qilian Mountains in northwest China's Gansu Province on October 9, 2018.

Helicopters shoot flares for concealment Helicopters shoot flares for concealment

An attack helicopter attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 79th Group Army shoots flares for concealment during a training exercise in late September, 2018.

J-10 fighter jet takes off for patrol mission J-10 fighter jet takes off for patrol mission

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a patrol mission in a plateau area on the morning of October 2, 2018.

J-10 fighter jets taxi out of hangars
J-10 fighter jets receive inspections before takeoff
Soldiers prepare for long distance railway transportation
Pilot cadets participate in flight training
Pilots go through pre-flight procedures before closing canopy
Flight safety soldiers scare birds away before flight
Naval Aviation University conducts flight training course
Military vehicles en route to Qilian Mountains
Helicopters shoot flares for concealment
J-10 fighter jet takes off for patrol mission
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