A flotilla with aircraft carrier Liaoning set out from Qingdao in east China for a routine training mission, a military statement said.
The naval formation includes destroyers Jinan and Yinchuan, frigate Yantai and a squadron of J-15 fighter jets and helicopters.
The training mission, like previous ones, is expected to strengthen coordination among the vessels and improve the skills of crew and pilots in different marine regions.
The 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China.
— The Daily Mail - People's Daily