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

TORPEDO SHIPS

TAIZHOU destroyers (2005-2006)

Taizhou 2010

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
泰州 <Taizhou> (ex-Vnushitelnyy) 138 Severnaya Verf, St. Petersburg, Russia 27/6/2002 27/4/2004 28/12/2005 in service (2017)
宁波 <Ningbo> (ex-Vechnyy) 139 Severnaya Verf, St. Petersburg, Russia 14/11/2002 23/7/2004 6/9/2006 in service (2017)

 

Displacement standard, t

6500

Displacement full, t

7940

Length, m

145.0 wl 156.5 oa

Breadth, m

17.2

Draught, m

5.09 hull 7.85 max

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 GTZA-674 geared steam turbines, 4 KVG-3 boilers

Power, h. p.

100000

Max speed, kts

33

Fuel, t

oil 1740

Endurance, nm(kts)

5340(18)

Armament

2 x 4 Moskit-MVE SSM (8 P-100 (3M80MVE)), 2 x 1 M-22 Shtil' SAM (48 9M38M1E), 2 x (8 SAM + 12 - 30/54) Kortik CADS (48 9M311), 1 x 2 - 130/70 AK-130, 2 x 2 - 533 TT (4), 2 x 6 RBU-1000 Smerch-3 ASWRL, 2 x 7 - 55 MRG-1 Ogonyok grenade launchers, 22 mines, 1 helicopter (Ka-28)

Sensors

MR-760MA Fregat-M2EM, Mineral-E, 2x 3R91E, MR-184E Lev-218, MR-212/201-1 Vaygach-U, MR-212/201-3 Vaygach-U radars, MGK-335MSE Platina-MSE, SSN-137, 2x MG-7 Braslet sonars, 2x Spektr-F laser detectors, E/O sensor (NATO Codename 'Squeeze Box), MP-401E Start, MP-407E Start-2 ECM suites, 8x PK-10 Smelyy, 2x PK-2M decoy RLs, Sigma-E CCS

Complement

344

Ship project history: Second pair of Sovremennyy class was built for China under modified project 956EM. Changes include new SSMs with extended fire range and replacing of the aft 130mm gunmount by additional space for helicopter deck and hangar and of 4 30mm Gatling guns by 2 Kortik missile/gun CADS modules.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ningbo 2006

Ivan Gogin, 2017