Celebrations for the 70th anniversary of the founding of Chinese Navy will be held in waters off the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao in Shandong Province from April 22- 25.
The announcement was made at a press conference held on Saturday by the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy.
Officials have confirmed the attendance of delegations from over 60 countries and naval vessels from more than 10 countries for the grand celebrations.
Chinese Navy to send huge fleet to take part in sea parade
Chinese Navy will send 32 warships and 39 aircraft to take part in a joint sea parade in waters near Qingdao.
Nearly 20 ships from about 10 countries will participate in the sea parade on Tuesday, Vice-Admiral Qiu Yanpeng said.