China’s fleet will escort the two groups perform together twice escort tasks (Figure)
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newspaper reporter newspaper the Gulf of Aden on April 13 Xinhua correspondent Xiahong Ping, Tian Yuan reports: After 11 days and nights of sailing, the Chinese navy 2nd Fleet escort this morning in the eastern waters of the Gulf of Aden and has just completed the first 40 convoy escort mission formation of the first successful rendezvous.
Wednesday at 6 pm (GMT 11) Xu, “Wuhan” approaching missile destroyer “Shenzhen” missile destroyer parallel position, the two ships were hit, “Welcome the arrival of his comrades,” and “you work hard, to learn from you, “the semaphore. “Wuhan” ship a long whistle sound, 2nd Fleet escort of the “Shenzhen” ships and “Yellow Mountain” ship whistle response. After the 3-ship at the same time whistle for one minute. Join smoothly, the first batch sent some officers to escort the fleet, “Shenzhen” describes the Gulf of Aden pirate ship activities, and more than three months to the escort experience. Meanwhile, the 2nd Fleet escort part of the staff transfer to the “Wuhan” ship, on-site to learn about convoy operations, organization and implementation procedures.
as planned, the Chinese navy fleet escort the two groups between 13 to 18, joint implementation of two joint escort mission.