PLA Navy Frigates Exercising in South China Sea



The guided-missile frigate Meizhou (Hull 584) (R)attached to a frigate flotilla with the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy conducts an astern replenishment-at-sea with the guided-missile frigate Jingmen (Hull 506) during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Cai Shengqiu)

The guided-missile frigate Meizhou (Hull 584) (L) attached to a frigate flotilla with the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy moors alongside the guided-missile frigate Jingmen (Hull 506) during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Cai Shengqiu)

The guided-missile frigate Luoyang (Hull 527) launches an aerial target drone during a maritime realistic training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018. It is attached to a frigate flotilla with the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Zhou Tengfei)


The guided-missile frigate Luoyang (Hull 527) attached to a frigate flotilla with the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy fires its main gun at simulated sea targets during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Sun Haojun)


The guided-missile frigate Luoyang (Hull 527) attached to a frigate flotilla with the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy fires its main gun at simulated sea targets during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Zhou Tengfei)

The guided-missile frigate Mianyang (Hull 528) attached to a frigate flotilla with the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy fires rocket-propelled depth charges during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Cai Shengqiu)

The guided-missile frigate Mianyang (Hull 528) attached to a frigate flotilla with the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy fires rocket-propelled depth charges during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Sun Haojun)


Vessels attached to a frigate flotilla with the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy steam in formation during a maritime live-fire training exercise in waters of the South China Sea from July 5 to 7, 2018. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Cai Shengqiu)