Two fighter jets attached to a naval aviation brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command taxi in close formation on the runway to get ready for a live-fire training exercise on September 15, 2021.
A main battle tank (MBT) attached to a combined-arms regiment under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command fires its main gun at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on September 27, 2021.
Sailors assigned to the 39th Chinese naval escort taskforce connect a fuel probe from the comprehensive supply ship Taihu to their ship during a replenishment-at-sea operation in waters of the South China Sea on October 1, 2021.
The China-Russia joint naval exercise kicked off in waters near Russia's Peter the Great Bay on the afternoon of October 14, which focused on such training subjects as communications, mine countermeasures, air defense, live-fire shooting at maritime targets, joint maneuvering and joint anti-submarine missions.
A see-off ceremony for three Chinese astronauts departing on the Shenzhou-13 crewed space mission was held on Friday evening at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China.
Chinese vessels participating in the China-Russia joint naval exercise, Joint Sea-2021, sail in formation to designated sea area on October 13, 2021.
Pilots assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command perform pre-flight procedures inside the cockpit and taxi their fighter jet out of hangar during a midnight flight training exercise on September 26, 2021.
Chinese astronauts Zhai Zhigang, Wang Yaping and Ye Guangfu will carry out the Shenzhou-13 spaceflight mission, and Zhai will be the commander, announced the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) at a press conference Thursday.
October 25th this year marks the 50th anniversary of the restoration of the lawful seat of the People's Republic of China in the United Nations, on the occasion of which the Chinese PLA rolls out a peacekeeping promotional video For Peace.
The guided-missile destroyer Suzhou fires jamming bombs to mask the movement and avoid the simulated missile attack during a maritime combat-readiness patrol mission in early October, 2021.