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

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ANQING frigates (project 053H2G, 1992-1994)

   

Anqing 2000

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
安庆 <Anqing>, 2015- unnamed 539, 2015- 31239 Hudong SY, Shanghai   6/1990 7/1992 Coast Guard 2015, in service (2016)
淮南 <Huainan>, 2015- unnamed 540, 2015- 31240 Hudong SY, Shanghai   12/1990 12/1992 Coast Guard 2015, in service (2016)
淮北 <Huaibei>, 2015- unnamed 541, 2015- 31241 Hudong SY, Shanghai   12/1992 7/1993 Coast Guard 2015, in service (2016)
铜陵 <Tongling> 542 Hudong SY, Shanghai   12/1993 7/1994 in service (2016)

 

Displacement standard, t

1700

Displacement full, t

2180

Length, m

108.0 wl 114.5 oa

Breadth, m

12.2 wl 12.4 oa

Draught, m

3.50 hull

No of shafts

2

Machinery

4 SEMT-Pielstick 18E390VA diesels

Power, h. p.

23674

Max speed, kts

27.2

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)

4000(18)

Armament

2 x 3 Ying Ji-2 SSM (6 C-802), 1 x 6 HQ-61 SAM (6 HQ-61), 1 x 2 - 100/56 type 79A, 4 x 2 - 37/63 type 76A, 2 x 6 type 87 ASWRL, 1 helicopter (Z-9C)

Sensors

Decca RM 1290A/D, type 360, type 517, 2x type 341, type 343 radars, SJD-7 sonar, NRJ-5 ECM suite (SR-210, type 981-3, RWD-8 units), 2x type 946 decoy RL, ZKJ-3C CCS

Complement

170

Ship project history:First frigates to mount the Chinese-built HQ-61 SAM since the troubled Type 053K, in a sextuple mount forward of the bridge, without reloads. The 37mm guns are in the later enclosed mounts. ASW armament is limited to two type 87 RLs.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Huaibei 2000

Ivan Gogin, 2016