Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, reviews a multinational fleet during a naval parade held in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, on April 23, 2019.
Chinese President and Central Military Commission Chairman Xi Jinping boarded the destroyer Xining on Tuesday afternoon after inspecting the honor guards of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy at a pier in the city of Qingdao.
A Z-9 attack helicopter attached to an air assault brigade with the PLA airborne troops flies atultra-low altitude in preparation for a defense penetration operation during a round-the-clock live-fire flight training exercise.
The honor guards of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy stand in formation before a naval parade staged to mark the 70th founding anniversary of the PLA Navy at a pier in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, on April 23, 2019.
The Russian Frigate Admiral Gorshkov (Hull 454), also known as Project 22350, arrives at Wharf Dagang in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province on April 21, 2019.
Video clip of military reform: We are striding forward on the grand path of building a strong military through reform.
Russian navy's guided missile frigate Admiral Gorshkov arrives in the port city of Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, April, 21, 2019, to join multinational naval events commemorating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the PLA Navy.
Fijian navy commander Humphrey Tawake arrives in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, April 20, 2019, to join a naval parade commemorating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the PLA Navy.
Soldiers assigned to an air-defense brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army operate a crane to hoist and load medium-range air-defense missile systems onto missile launching trucks during an emergency missile hoisting operation on the night of April 17, 2019.
The Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy is celebrating its 70th anniversary on April 23 with a large maritime parade off the coast of Qingdao. But how much do you know about the PLA Navy?