The first naval escort outstanding achievements in military formation of Merits 25 (Figure)
4 26, is returning on the way into the Chinese navy fleet escort motherland’s traditional strong field line picture shows the “Wuhan” crew stations on both sides of the ship slope, salute to the motherland. (Li Wenlong Photography)
newspaper May 7, Zhanjiang, Xinhua special correspondent Li Tang, Zhong Jijun reports: This morning, the South China Sea Fleet held the first escort mission formation awards ceremony concluded. Comprehensive summary of the meeting practices and naval escort operations experience, education and vigorously promote the mobilization of troops to escort the noble spirit of action to promote sound and rapid development of comprehensive army building.
meeting read out of the first convoy operations in 25 orders of Merits comrades outstanding achievements, and by the recognition of advanced units and individual awards. After the meeting, the officers and men have said to the officers and soldiers escort learn, the courage to overcome all difficulties, to accelerate the modernization of the Navy and make new contributions.
naval escort fleet by the first batch of “Wuhan” missile destroyers, “the sea” missile destroyer and the “micro-Lake” comprehensive supply ships, on December 26, 2008 set sail from Sanya, after 124 days and nights, continuous sailing more than 33,000 sea miles, on April 28 this year, the successful completion of escort missions to return to Sanya. Period, the soldiers carried forward to fight, willing to bear hardship, especially the fine tradition of dedication, and always maintain a high morale and strong morale, there have been 56 men firing meritorious service, 13 officers and soldiers firing into the party, more than 30 officers and men was recognized as “escort vanguard.”
escort the total tonnage of 10.85 million tons merchant, naval history, the people created a number of firsts: the first time tissue ships, carrier-based aircraft and special forces missions across the ocean combined arms, effectively safeguarding the the national strategic interests, full of my accomplish diverse military tasks the Navy’s determination and ability; first full time is not far from the sea by the Hong Kong mission, refresh the People’s Navy ships sailing straight time and mileage navigation, ship-borne helicopter sorties and flight time record of the actual inspection of the results of naval forces to prepare for military struggle, the task force fully beat exercise military and political quality; the first time with multi-national naval mission in the same area, to carry out boarding and information exchange cooperation, expanding the military and diplomatic means and fields; first sustained high intensity in the unfamiliar waters away from shore-based organizations, logistics, equipment support, comprehensive protection of ocean and accumulated experience.
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