PLAN Taihu Escorted MV Jinda and Trains in VBSS

The comprehensive supply ship Taihu (Hull 889) attached to the 28th Chinese naval escort taskforce successfully escorted the merchant ship “Jinda” to the designated sea area on March 6, local time. This is the first time that the Taihu ship has conducted escort missions independently. It also marks the first on-board escort mission for the special operations force of the Chinese naval escort taskforce. The merchant ship Jinda set sail from central China’s Tianjin Municipality for Egypt through the Gulf of Aden. It could not take advantage of the Chinese…

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