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

AMPHIBIOUS SHIPS AND CRAFTS

WUDANGSHAN medium landing ship (project 073III, 1991)

No990 2000

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
武當山 <Wudangshan> 990 Zhonghua, Shanghai   12/1990 1991 in service (2017)

 

Displacement standard, t

1460

Displacement normal, t

1850

Length, m

87.0 pp 90.0 oa

Breadth, m

12.6

Draught, m

2.25

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 SEMT-Pielstick 6PA6L-280 diesels

Power, h. p.

4800

Max speed, kts

17

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts) 1500(14)

Armament

2 x 2 - 37/63 type 76, 2 x 40 - 122 type 81H RL

Military load

6 main battle tanks or 500 troops or 250 t of cargo, 180 troops

Sensors type 756 radar

Complement

74

Ship project history: Next modification of Type 073 with new diesels and larger hull.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2016-17