Armored vehicles wade ashore from landing ships at beachhead

Landing ships attached to a ship group of a coastal defense brigade with the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command steam in formation during a recent beach-landing operation in waters of the East China Sea. (eng.chinamil.com.cn/Photo by Duan Yuefeng and Sun Honggang)

Ships steam in formation as multi-type helicopters fly overhead during a recent maritime training exercise in waters of the East China Sea. They are attached to a ship group of a coastal defense brigade with the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command. (Photo by Duan Yuefeng and Sun Honggang)
Ships steam in formation as multi-type helicopters fly overhead during a recent maritime training exercise in waters of the East China Sea. They are attached to a ship group of a coastal defense brigade with the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command. (Photo by Duan Yuefeng and Sun Honggang)
Ships steam in formation as multi-type helicopters fly overhead during a recent maritime training exercise in waters of the East China Sea. They are attached to a ship group of a coastal defense brigade with the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command. (Photo by Duan Yuefeng and Sun Honggang)
Anti-tank missile systems attached to a ship group of a coastal defense brigade with the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command disembark from landing ships at a beachhead during a recent beach-landing operation in waters of the East China Sea. (Photo by Duan Yuefeng and Sun Honggang)
An anti-tank missile system attached to a ship group of a coastal defense brigade with the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command disembarks from a landing ship at a beachhead during a recent beach-landing operation in waters of the East China Sea. (Photo by Duan Yuefeng and Sun Honggang)
An armored vehicle attached to a ship group of a coastal defense brigade with the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command wades ashore from a landing ship at a beachhead during a recent beach-landing operation in waters off the East China Sea. (Photo by Duan Yuefeng and Sun Honggang)
An all-terrain crawler-type ammunition supply vehicle attached to a ship group of a coastal defense brigade with the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command disembarks from a landing ship at a beachhead during a recent beach-landing operation in waters of the East China Sea. (Photo by Duan Yuefeng and Sun Honggang)