GAMEPLAN FOR
1999 U.S. - SINO DEFENSE EXCHANGES
(AS OF 01 FEB 99)

1ST QUARTER 1999

HIGH LEVEL VISITS
U.S. TO CHINA

         - CJCS TO BEIJING & NANJING MARCH
         
CHINA TO U.S.

         - NONE

FUNCTIONAL EXCHANGES

U.S. TO CHINA

         - 7TH ANNUAL AIR WAR COLLEGE VISIT TO CHINA MARCH
         - GEN. NEWTON, AIR EDUCATION TRAINING COMMAND (AETC/CC)
           VISIT TO BEIJING AND XIAN MARCH
         - U.S. NDE CAPSTONE TO CHINA MARCH
         - NAVAL WAR COLLEGE PRESIDENT VISIT TO NANJING COMMAND
           COLLEGE MARCH

CHINA TO U.S.

         - PLA @ THE HARVARD EXECUTIVE PROGRAM:  JFK SCHOOL
           MARCH
         - GLD QUARTERMASTER TEAM VISIT TO U.S. (POSTPONED FROM
           1998 PLAN) MARCH
         - ACQUISITION PROGRAM MANAGEMENT DELEGATION:  DEFENSE
           ACQUISITION MANAGEMENT COLLEGE, FT. BELVIOR USD (A&T)
           SPONSOR MARCH

CONFIDENCE BUILDING MEASURES

U.S. TO CHINA

         - DASD/AF-MND FAO STRATEGIC DIALOG FEBRUARY
         - DASD/AF-MND FAO STRATEGIC DIALOG MARCH

CHINA TO U.S. 
         
         - NONE SCHEDULED

PLA PARTICIPATION IN MULTINATIONAL SECURITY FORA

         - ASIA-PACIFIC MILITARY MEDICINE CONFERENCE MARCH 99
         - PACIFIC AREA SPECIAL OPERATIONS CONFERENCE FEBRUARY
         - CINCPAC INTERNATIONAL MILITARY OPERATIONS AND LAW
           CONFERENCE FEBRUARY
         - ASIA-PACIFIC CENTER COLLEGE FOR SECURITY STUDIES (THREE
           CLASSES IN 1999: JAN TO APR MAY TO AUG SEP TO DEC

2ND QUARTER

HIGH LEVEL VISITS

U.S. TO CHINA

         - SECDEF VISIT TO CHINA (ACCOMPANIED BY CINCPAC) APR
         - COMMANDANT USMC TO CHINA MAY

CHINA TO U.S.

         - PLA NDU PRESIDENT TO U.S. APR
         - PLA CMC MEMBER GEN. YU YONGBO, DIR GPD TO U.S. MAY
         - COMMANDER PLN VISIT TO U.S. SEATTLE WA JUN
           WASHINGTON D.C. JUN

FUNCTIONAL EXCHANGES

U.S. TO CHINA
         
         - U.S. ARMY MILITARY LAW DELEGATION TO PRC APR
         - USAWC PROFESSORS & STUDENTS VISIT TO CHINA MAY
         - NDU VISIT: TEN STUDENTS MAY
         - ICAF VISIT TO BEIJING & TANJIAN: TEN STUDENTS MAY
         - SUPERINTENDENT USMA VISIT CHINA JUN
         - USMA CADET VISIT TO PRC; USARPAC SPONSORED JUN
         - CDR INFANTRY SCHOOL FT. BENNING (MG ERNST) TO VISIT
           PLA ACADEMY JUN
         - U.S. DEFENSE EXPERTS VISIT TO AMS, NDU, XIAN, DALIAN
           JUN - JULY
         
CHINA TO U.S.

         - NANJING COMMAND COLLEGE/AMS PROFESSIONAL
           DEVELOPMENT (USA) DELEGATION TO U.S. & NWC APR
         - GSD TRAINING DEPARTMENT PME PROGRAM REVIEW APR
         - PLN SHIP VISIT TO U.S. PEARL HARBOR/INDOOR MARITIME
           SAR SEMINAR JUN PVST SEATTLE WA JUN
         - PLAAF LOGISTIC DELEGATION APR
         - PLA OBSERVE U.S. EXERCISE NTC ROTATION WITH THE III ID
           & 82ND AIRBORNE BN AT FT. IRWIN JUN
         - HARVARD ACADEMIC DELEGATION OF GENERALS (TBA MIGHT MOVE
           TO SECOND HALF)

CONFIDENCE BUILDING MEASURES

U.S. TO CHINA

         - MMCA WORKING GROUP MEETING IN QINGDAO APR
         - INSS 3RD ANNUAL STRATEGIC DIALOG EXCHANGE JUN
         - USAF AIRCRAFT VISIT TO BEIJING TRANSPORT A/C
           C-130/C-17), AF BAND & CDR PACAF ATTENDING JUN

CHINA TO U.S.

         - HA/DR TABLETOP EXERCISE PRELIMINARY TALKS IN CAMP
           SMITH MAY
         - GLD ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS DELEGATION TO THE U.S.
           (AFTER MOU SIGNED) JUN

PLA PARTICIPATION IN MULTINATIONAL SECURITY FORA

         - PACIFIC AREA SENIOR OFFICER LOGISTICS SEMINAR PROJECT
           DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE IN FIJI APR
         - PACIFIC RIM AIR DOCTRINE SYMPOSIUM APR
         - SYMPOSIUM ON NORTHEAST ASIAN SECURITY SNEAS MAY
         - SYMPOSIUM ON EAST ASIAN SECURITY JUN TO JULY

3RD QUARTER
HIGH LEVEL VISITS

U.S. TO CHINA

         - VCJCS VISIT TO CHINA AUG

CHINA TO U.S.

         - PLA MILITARY REGION CDR VISIT TO CINCPAC (EARLY AUG)
         - COMMANDANT, AMS VISIT TO U.S. TRADOC SPONSOR AUG SEPT

FUNCTIONAL EXCHANGES

U.S. TO CHINA

         - U.S. NDU CAPSTONE TO CHINA AUG
         - LEADERSHIP & HIGH COMMAND SEMINAR: PLA NDU HOST
           AUG TO SEPT
         - MILITARY MEDICINE SEMINAR AUG TO SEPT 8 WEEKS
         - LANGUAGE SEMINAR SEPT TO OCT
         
CHINA TO U.S.
         
         - MILITARY MEDICAL INFORMATION EXCHANGE IN HAWAII
         - HQ USAF-PLAAF SAFETY SEMINAR IN U.S. (AUG SEPT)
         - LEADERSHIP & HIGH COMMAND SEMINAR: NDU HOST AUG TO
           OCT
         - MILITARY MEDICINE SEMINAR: OSD HEALTH AFFAIRS HOST
           AUG TO SEPT - 8 WEEKS
         - LANGUAGE SEMINAR SEPT TO OCT

CONFIDENCE BUILDING MEASURES

U.S. TO CHINA

         - USN CV FLY OUT:  USS CONSTELLATION JULY
         - SHIP VISIT (MCM) ZHANJLANG AUG
         - SHIP VISIT (DD/DDG/CG/FFG) TO DALIAN; CINCPACFLT
           ACCOMPANY, TBD SEPT
         - OSD ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS DELEGATION TO CHINA AFTER
           MOU SIGNED
         
CHINA TO U.S.

         - MMCA ANNUAL MEETING IN HAWAII JULY

PLA PARTICIPATION IN MULTINATIONAL SECURITY FORA

         - COPE THUNDER PACOM-ALASKA JULY
         - PACIFIC AIRPOWER WEEK SYMPOSIUM JULY
         - PACIFIC ARMIES MANAGEMENT SEMINAR PAMS SEPT
         - PACIFIC AREA SENIOR OFFICER LOGISTICS SEMINAR SEPT
         
4TH QUARTER

HIGH LEVEL VISITS

U.S. TO CHINA

         - USD (A&T) GANSLER VISIT OCT
         - CINCPAC VISIT TO CHINA OCT
         
CHINA TO U.S.

         - DEFENSE CONSULTATIVE TALKS MONTEREY, CA; USDP
           SLOCOMBE LEAD (1ST HALF OF NOV)

FUNCTIONAL EXCHANGES

U.S. TO CHINA

         - FLIGHT SAFETY EXCHANGES; CDR 13 AF ATTENDING OCT
         - OSD HEALTH AFFAIRS DELEGATION TO CHINA POSTPONED
           FROM 1998 PLAN; LED BY A SERVICE SURGEON GENERAL OCT
         - U.S. NDE CAPSTONE TO CHINA OCT
         - U.S. OBSERVE PLA EXERCISE: PLA GROUP ARMY LEVEL
           COMBINED ARMS @SANJIE TRAINING CENTER (HEAVY/LIGHT
           BDE LEVEL) EXERCISE; CDR USAFPAC LEAD NOV

CHINA TO U.S.

         - COMMANDANT, NANJING NAVAL COMMAND COLLEGE VISIT
         - PLA CHEMICAL DEFENSE DELEGATION TO U.S. USMC CBIRF
         - PLA MILITARY LAW DELEGATION TO U.S. OCT
         - PLA NUDE CAPSTONE TO U.S. OCT
         - PLN LOGISTIC DELEGATION

CONFIDENCE BUILDING MEASURES

U.S. TO CHINA

         - HA/DR TABLETOP EXERCISE SAND TABLE EXERCISE IN
           BEIJING NOV

CHINA TO U.S.
         
         - MMCA WORKING GROUP; LOCATION IN U.S. TBD OCT/NOV
         - PLA WORKSHOP AT SANDIA COOPERATIVE MONITORING
           CENTER OCT/NOV
         - DASD/AP-MND FAO STRATEGIC DIALOGL MND FAO DEPUTY
           DIRECTOR MG ZHAN MAOHAI OCT

PLA PARTICIPATION IN MULTINATIONAL SECURITY FORA

         - CHINESE DELEGATION TO INTERNATIONAL SEAPOWER
           SYMPOSIUM NOV


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