China marks 40th anniversary of reform and opening-up China marks 40th anniversary of reform and opening-up

China held a grand gathering Tuesday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the country's reform and opening-up, a great revolution that has changed the destiny of the Chinese nation and also influenced the world.

Su-27UBK fighter jet takes off for sortie Su-27UBK fighter jet takes off for sortie

A Su-27UBK fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a sortie during a night live-fire flight training exercise on December 13, 2018.

J-10 fighter jets attack mock targets J-10 fighter jets attack mock targets

A pilot assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command flies his J-10 fighter jet during a live-fire flight training exercise from December 4 to 6, 2018.

J-11B fighter jet flies above clouds J-11B fighter jet flies above clouds

A J-11B fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command flies above clouds during a flight training exercise on December 13, 2018.

Pushback tractor moves a J-11 fighter jet Pushback tractor moves a J-11 fighter jet

A pushback tractor attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command moves a J-11 fighter jet to the flightline during the round-the-clock flight training exercise in northeast China on December 13, 2018.

Nanjing Massacre victims remembered Nanjing Massacre victims remembered

Soldiers raise China's national flag to half-mast on the National Memorial Day for Nanjing Massacre Victims at the memorial hall for the victims in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, on Dec 13, 2018.

J-10 fighter jets participate in flight training J-10 fighter jets participate in flight training

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxis on the runway during a flight training exercise on December 11, 2018.

Pilot cadets fly JJ-7 fighter trainer airplanes Pilot cadets fly JJ-7 fighter trainer airplanes

JJ-7 fighter trainer airplanes taxi on the runway before takeoff for a flight training course in northwestern China's Gansu Province on December 11, 2018.

Soldiers operate HQ-22 surface-to-air missiles Soldiers operate HQ-22 surface-to-air missiles

A military truck convoy carrying weapons and equipment attached to a surface-to-air missile brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command is en route to a training range during a recent training exercise at an undisclosed plateau area.

J-10 fighter jet flies past sun J-10 fighter jet flies past sun

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command flies past the sun during a live-fire training exercise on December 6, 2018.

China marks 40th anniversary of reform and opening-up
Su-27UBK fighter jet takes off for sortie
J-10 fighter jets attack mock targets
J-11B fighter jet flies above clouds
Pushback tractor moves a J-11 fighter jet
Nanjing Massacre victims remembered
J-10 fighter jets participate in flight training
Pilot cadets fly JJ-7 fighter trainer airplanes
Soldiers operate HQ-22 surface-to-air missiles
J-10 fighter jet flies past sun
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China marks 40th anniversary of reform and opening-up China marks 40th anniversary of reform and opening-up

China held a grand gathering Tuesday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the country's reform and opening-up, a great revolution that has changed the destiny of the Chinese nation and also influenced the world.

Su-27UBK fighter jet takes off for sortie Su-27UBK fighter jet takes off for sortie

A Su-27UBK fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command takes off for a sortie during a night live-fire flight training exercise on December 13, 2018.

J-10 fighter jets attack mock targets J-10 fighter jets attack mock targets

A pilot assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command flies his J-10 fighter jet during a live-fire flight training exercise from December 4 to 6, 2018.

J-11B fighter jet flies above clouds J-11B fighter jet flies above clouds

A J-11B fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command flies above clouds during a flight training exercise on December 13, 2018.

Pushback tractor moves a J-11 fighter jet Pushback tractor moves a J-11 fighter jet

A pushback tractor attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command moves a J-11 fighter jet to the flightline during the round-the-clock flight training exercise in northeast China on December 13, 2018.

Nanjing Massacre victims remembered Nanjing Massacre victims remembered

Soldiers raise China's national flag to half-mast on the National Memorial Day for Nanjing Massacre Victims at the memorial hall for the victims in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province, on Dec 13, 2018.

J-10 fighter jets participate in flight training J-10 fighter jets participate in flight training

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command taxis on the runway during a flight training exercise on December 11, 2018.

Pilot cadets fly JJ-7 fighter trainer airplanes Pilot cadets fly JJ-7 fighter trainer airplanes

JJ-7 fighter trainer airplanes taxi on the runway before takeoff for a flight training course in northwestern China's Gansu Province on December 11, 2018.

Soldiers operate HQ-22 surface-to-air missiles Soldiers operate HQ-22 surface-to-air missiles

A military truck convoy carrying weapons and equipment attached to a surface-to-air missile brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command is en route to a training range during a recent training exercise at an undisclosed plateau area.

J-10 fighter jet flies past sun J-10 fighter jet flies past sun

A J-10 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command flies past the sun during a live-fire training exercise on December 6, 2018.

China marks 40th anniversary of reform and opening-up
Su-27UBK fighter jet takes off for sortie
J-10 fighter jets attack mock targets
J-11B fighter jet flies above clouds
Pushback tractor moves a J-11 fighter jet
Nanjing Massacre victims remembered
J-10 fighter jets participate in flight training
Pilot cadets fly JJ-7 fighter trainer airplanes
Soldiers operate HQ-22 surface-to-air missiles
J-10 fighter jet flies past sun
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Sino-American troops share disaster training
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Int'l Media on China

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Int'l Militaries on China

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