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

AMPHIBIOUS SHIPS AND CRAFTS

Type 55 landing craft (1957-1959)

Names

~300 craft

Builders

Luda SY, Dalian: ~300

Commissioned

1957-1959: ~300

Losses

none

Transfers

none

Discarding

1980s-1990s: ~300

 

Displacement standard, t

 

Displacement full, t

63

Length, m

17.1

Breadth, m

4.47

Draught, m

1.77

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 diesels

Power, h. p.

300

Max speed, kts

10

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm (kts)  

Armament

2 x 1 - 12.7/92

Sensors

none
Military load

60 troops

Complement  

Ship project history: LCM-type craft, downscaled copy of Soviet T-4.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2015