054/A FFG Thread II


by78

Lieutenant General
An update from Hudong shipyard. I wonder what the cutouts on either side of the rear superstructure (containing the hangar) are for. Target illuminators perhaps? @Tam

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aahyan

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Recent pictures of PNS Shahjahan (F-254), Warship No. 4 of the Tughril-class (Type 054AP) of guided missile and air defense frigates, being fitted out for the Pakistan Navy at the Hudong-Zhonghua shipyard in Shaghai, China.

Via @开心包子铺分铺 from Weibo

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iantsai

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An update from Hudong shipyard. I wonder what the cutouts on either side of the rear superstructure (containing the hangar) are for. Target illuminators perhaps? @Tam

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Shanghai Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding Corp. announced that a new vessel would be launched in 11:40 to 12:40 August 25. This should be the Type 54A #40 vessel.

It may be the one in the first pic you posted above.

And #39 was launched from Guangzhou Huangpu Shipyard in August 11.
 

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