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PEOPLE`S LIBERATION ARMY NAVY (PEOPLE`S REPUBLIC OF CHINA)

COASTAL FORCES

"Behai" coastal patrol craft (1953-1950s)

1980

Names

30 boats

Builders

 

Completed

1953 - 1950s: 30 boats

Losses

none

Transfers

none

Discarding

1970s - 1980s: all

1980: 3 were in service

Displacement standard, t

 

Displacement full, t

80

Length, m

27.5

Breadth, m

 

Draught, m

 

No of shafts

3

Machinery

3 diesels

Power, h. p.

900

Max speed, kts

18

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

2 x 2 - 25/80 type 61

Sensors none

Complement

 

Ship project history: Lightly armed variant of type 53, intended for use by Naval Militia.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2015