30 Jun '17, 7am

China launches largest surface combatant to date:

China launches largest surface combatant to date:

China has launched its first Type 055 guided-missile destroyer The Vessel is expected to play an instrumental role in China's ambition to operate carrier strike groups China's Jiangnan Shipyard has launched the country's first Type 055-class guided-missile destroyer on order for the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN). The 180 m ship, which will be largest-ever surface combatant to date once inducted into service, was launched on 28 June at the company's facilities near Shanghai. Work on the platform, which is expected to play a major escort role in China's carrier and amphibious task groups, began in 2014. According to information on Jane's Fighting Ships , the Type 055 platform features an overall beam of 19 m, and a hull draught of 6.6 m. The ship is estimated to feature a top speed of 30 kt, and a standard range of 5,000 n miles at 12 kt. Details on the platform's wea...

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