A new guided-missile frigate joined the East China Sea Fleet of the PLA Navy on Aug. 11. The commissioning ceremony was held at a naval port in Zhoushan, east China's Zhejiang Province on Thursday morning for the new frigate Huai'an (Hull No. 509).
The 22nd Chinese naval escort taskforce returned to Qingdao on June 30, 2016. The North China Sea Fleet of the Navy of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLAN) held a ceremony at the wharf to welcome the taskforce.