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Fireworks for PLA's 90th anniversary in Changsha

Updated: 2017-08-02

 

A spectacular fireworks display lit up the night sky above Orange Island on Aug 1, in honor of the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA).

 

The Orange Island Music Firework Evening Party, embodying the heart and soul of the military, provided a visual feast for all in attendance.

 

A fireworks show explodes over Orange Island on Xiangjiang River, to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the creation of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), on Aug 1, in Changsha, Hunan province. [Photo by Li Jian/tour.rednet.cn]

 

The massive fireworks show lasted about 20 minutes, drawing hundreds of local residents and tourists to both banks of Xiangjiang River, a major tributary to the Yangtze.

 

Lucky visitors who booked a seat for the only cruise on the Juzhou Ferry were able to appreciate the splendid fireworks from the river itself while enjoying night views of the Hunan province capital.

 

Photographers take snaps of the splendid fireworks display on Aug 1 in Changsha, Hunan province. [Photo by Li Jian/tour.rednet.cn]

 

A total of nine fireworks displays have been organized over the skies of Orange Island in 2017. Those who missed this latest show can enjoy fireworks again on Oct 1 and 4 for National Day and Mid-Autumn Day.

 

Tourists capture the action and spectacular views of the fireworks display over Orange Island on Aug 1. [Photo by Li Jian/tour.rednet.cn]

 

Source: rednet.cn