Big moments in 100 years: 1950-56
In 1950, land reform is carried out in liberated areas.
In1950, the Chinese People's Volunteers enter the DPRK to fight in the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea.
In 1955, China's first large oil field is discovered in Karamay after the founding of the new China.
In 1956, China's first home-made fighter jet makes its maiden flight.
In 1956, New China's first truck rolls off the assembly line.