Air-defense training held in Gobi desert Air-defense training held in Gobi desert

A vehicle-mounted radar system attached to a surface-to-air missile brigade provides high performing surveillance at night during a recent joint air-defense training exercise at a military shooting range in northwest China’s Gobi desert.

Supplies sway down in air-drop Supplies sway down in air-drop

Container delivery system bundles roll off the back ramp of the cargo plane and parachute to the ground during an air-drop operation on June 24, 2019.

Self-propelled rocket launchers spit fires in round-the-clock training Self-propelled rocket launchers spit fires in round-the-clock training

PHZ-89 122mm 40-tube self-propelled multiple rocket launchers attached to a brigade under the PLA 74th Group Army fire rockets at night at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise in northwestern China's Gobi Desert on June 22, 2019.

Wheeled self-propelled howitzer systems fire 122mm shells Wheeled self-propelled howitzer systems fire 122mm shells

Type-09 wheeled self-propelled howitzer systems attached to an artillery contingent of a brigade under the PLA 81st Group Army conduct a salvo of combined fires with 122mm shells to attack mock targets during a live-fire field test on June 22, 2019.

Artillerymen prepare towed howitzer system Artillerymen prepare towed howitzer system

Artillerymen assigned to an artillery brigade under the PLA Xizang Military Command practice firing towed howitzer system during a live-fire training exercise in southwest China's Xizang Autonomous Region in mid-June, 2019.

Artillerymen prepare self-propelled howitzer systems Artillerymen prepare self-propelled howitzer systems

Artillerymen assigned to a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army prepare PCL-09 122mm truck-mounted self-propelled howitzer systems sitting in trenches during a live-fire operation on June 15, 2019.

AAAVs make their ways to the beach head AAAVs make their ways to the beach head

An AAAV attached to an amphibious combined brigade with the PLA 73rd Group Army moves forward on the beach during the live-fire maritime amphibious assault training in waters of the East China Sea on June 13, 2019.

Long-range Multiple Launch Rocket System fires rockets at targets Long-range Multiple Launch Rocket System fires rockets at targets

A long-range Multiple Launch Rocket System attached to an artillery brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires a rocket at mock target during a tactical live-fire training exercise in northwestern China's Gobi Desert on June 12, 2019.

Rocket launcher systems launch 122mm rockets Rocket launcher systems launch 122mm rockets

A vehicle-mounted 122mm rocket launcher system attached to an artillery contingent of a brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on June 12, 2019.

Air-defense missile system fires at targets in desert Air-defense missile system fires at targets in desert

An HQ-16 medium-range air-defense missile system attached to an air-defense brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires a surface-to-air missile during a live-fire operation at a depopulated area in northwest China’s Gobi desert on June 7, 2019.

Air-defense training held in Gobi desert
Supplies sway down in air-drop
Self-propelled rocket launchers spit fires in round-the-clock training
Wheeled self-propelled howitzer systems fire 122mm shells
Artillerymen prepare towed howitzer system
Artillerymen prepare self-propelled howitzer systems
AAAVs make their ways to the beach head
Long-range Multiple Launch Rocket System fires rockets at targets
Rocket launcher systems launch 122mm rockets
Air-defense missile system fires at targets in desert
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Air-defense training held in Gobi desert Air-defense training held in Gobi desert

A vehicle-mounted radar system attached to a surface-to-air missile brigade provides high performing surveillance at night during a recent joint air-defense training exercise at a military shooting range in northwest China’s Gobi desert.

Supplies sway down in air-drop Supplies sway down in air-drop

Container delivery system bundles roll off the back ramp of the cargo plane and parachute to the ground during an air-drop operation on June 24, 2019.

Self-propelled rocket launchers spit fires in round-the-clock training Self-propelled rocket launchers spit fires in round-the-clock training

PHZ-89 122mm 40-tube self-propelled multiple rocket launchers attached to a brigade under the PLA 74th Group Army fire rockets at night at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise in northwestern China's Gobi Desert on June 22, 2019.

Wheeled self-propelled howitzer systems fire 122mm shells Wheeled self-propelled howitzer systems fire 122mm shells

Type-09 wheeled self-propelled howitzer systems attached to an artillery contingent of a brigade under the PLA 81st Group Army conduct a salvo of combined fires with 122mm shells to attack mock targets during a live-fire field test on June 22, 2019.

Artillerymen prepare towed howitzer system Artillerymen prepare towed howitzer system

Artillerymen assigned to an artillery brigade under the PLA Xizang Military Command practice firing towed howitzer system during a live-fire training exercise in southwest China's Xizang Autonomous Region in mid-June, 2019.

Artillerymen prepare self-propelled howitzer systems Artillerymen prepare self-propelled howitzer systems

Artillerymen assigned to a brigade under the PLA 77th Group Army prepare PCL-09 122mm truck-mounted self-propelled howitzer systems sitting in trenches during a live-fire operation on June 15, 2019.

AAAVs make their ways to the beach head AAAVs make their ways to the beach head

An AAAV attached to an amphibious combined brigade with the PLA 73rd Group Army moves forward on the beach during the live-fire maritime amphibious assault training in waters of the East China Sea on June 13, 2019.

Long-range Multiple Launch Rocket System fires rockets at targets Long-range Multiple Launch Rocket System fires rockets at targets

A long-range Multiple Launch Rocket System attached to an artillery brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires a rocket at mock target during a tactical live-fire training exercise in northwestern China's Gobi Desert on June 12, 2019.

Rocket launcher systems launch 122mm rockets Rocket launcher systems launch 122mm rockets

A vehicle-mounted 122mm rocket launcher system attached to an artillery contingent of a brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on June 12, 2019.

Air-defense missile system fires at targets in desert Air-defense missile system fires at targets in desert

An HQ-16 medium-range air-defense missile system attached to an air-defense brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army fires a surface-to-air missile during a live-fire operation at a depopulated area in northwest China’s Gobi desert on June 7, 2019.

Air-defense training held in Gobi desert
Supplies sway down in air-drop
Self-propelled rocket launchers spit fires in round-the-clock training
Wheeled self-propelled howitzer systems fire 122mm shells
Artillerymen prepare towed howitzer system
Artillerymen prepare self-propelled howitzer systems
AAAVs make their ways to the beach head
Long-range Multiple Launch Rocket System fires rockets at targets
Rocket launcher systems launch 122mm rockets
Air-defense missile system fires at targets in desert
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