Xi Jinping attends thematic activities to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Air Force
When attending the thematic activities celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Air Force, Xi Jinping stressed
Keep in mind the original mission to carry forward the glorious tradition and the courage to innovate and transcend
Build the people's Air Force into a world-class air force in an all-round way
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, 8 Nov (reporters Li Xuanliang and Zhang Yuqing)-- during the 70 years of glory, 90,000 miles of wind and Peng were being lifted. On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the people's Air Force, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, state president, and chairman of the Central military Commission, attended a thematic activity on the 8th to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Air Force. I would like to extend warm congratulations on the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Air Force and extend sincere greetings to all officers and men of the Air Force.
At about 10: 15 a.m., Xi Jinping came to the China Aviation Museum in Changping District, Beijing. On Hero Square, the "Blue Sky Soul" sculpture is solemn and solemn, and the "Fire of Victory" torch burns. Xi Jinping first offered a basket of flowers to the martyrs of the people's Air Force. He stepped forward, sorted out the ribbons of the baskets, and bowed three times to the martyrs of the people's Air Force. Xi Jinping made a slow detour, looked at the heroic wall of the people's Air Force, and expressed his deep remembrance for the heroic. The historical glory of the people's Air Force has been forged with struggle, sacrifice and dedication. Over the past 70 years, the people's Air Force has produced a large number of heroes. Xi Jinping stressed: we should always remember the heroic deeds of heroes and carry forward the heroic spirit from generation to generation.
Subsequently, Xi Jinping visited the theme exhibition celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Air Force. The exhibition is divided into two exhibition areas: "Blue Sky casting loyalty" and "Fengfei New era". Nine aircraft of various types and more than 1500 pictures and objects are on display, reproducing the glorious history and development achievements of the people's Air Force over the past 70 years. A picture exhibition board, a physical model, a section of video materials, attracted the attention of Xi Jinping, he stopped from time to time to watch, carefully listen to the explanation, ask about the situation.
Amid warm applause, Xi Jinping cordially met with representatives of advanced units of the Air Force and British models, and encouraged them to cherish their honor, make continuous efforts, and strive for greater glory.
Xi Jinping pointed out: the people's Air Force has gone through a glorious course of 70 years. Under the strong leadership of the Party, generations of officers and men of the Air Force have ambitious ambitions, fought thousands of miles in the sky, promoted the building of the Air Force, and made remarkable achievements, and made immortal contributions to safeguarding national sovereignty, security, and development interests. The people's Air Force is worthy of the trust of the Party and the people.
Xi Jinping stressed: the people's Air Force is standing at a new historical starting point. It is necessary to thoroughly implement the Party's thought of strengthening the army in the new era, thoroughly implement the military strategic policy for the new era, bear in mind the original mission, carry forward the glorious tradition, dare to innovate and transcend, and strive to build the people's Air Force into a world-class air force in an all-round way. Continue to create new and greater performance!
Xu Qiliang, Zhang Youxia, Wei Fenghe, Miao Hua and Zhang Shengmin participated in the activities.