August 15, 2022


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Pakistan Navy receives massive firepower increase with new condition of the artwork stealth warships

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The launching ceremony of 2nd ship of Variety 054A/P frigate, manufactured for Pakistan Navy, was held at Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard Shanghai, China.

According to a spokesperson of Pakistan Navy, the ceremony was graced by Commodore Azfar Humayun, Main Naval Overseer, China, as main guest.

Addressing the ceremony, Commodore Azfar Humayun highlighted that induction of these warships will considerably greatly enhance Pakistan’s maritime defence and deterrence abilities. He also acknowledged the commitment, tough operate and well timed completion of this critical milestone venture by M/s CSTC and HZ Shipyard, Shanghai, even with ongoing world wide pandemic.

Kind-054 Frigates will be 1 of the most technologically sophisticated surface platforms of Pakistan Navy fleet, fitted with hottest surface, subsurface and anti-air weapon units. The ships will be fitted with a assortment of electronic warfare, air and floor surveillance and acoustic sensors integrated by way of state of the artwork Combat Management Process.

The Pakistan Navy requested four Sort-054A/P Frigates in 2017. All the ships are getting delivered as for each planned timetable, stated the spokesperson.

The event of launching ceremony also coincides with the completion of 70 many years of Pak-China diplomatic relations designed on historic bonds of friendship and mutual believe in. The ceremony was also attended by several substantial stage Chinese officials which includes associates of M/s China Shipbuilding Trading Firm (CSTC) and HZ Shipyard.

Zhang Junshe, a senior study fellow at the PLA Naval Military services Research Exploration Institute, mentioned in a past interview that the Form 054A, on which the Type 054A/P is based mostly, is China’s most advanced frigate. When compared with preceding Chinese frigates, the new variation has superior air defence capacity, as it is equipped with an enhanced radar system and a more substantial total of missiles with a for a longer time range, Zhang explained, noting that the Kind 054A frigate also has entire world-class stealth capacity.

Before on January 23, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan launched the welding of the third ship to be created for the Pakistan Navy underneath the Milgem undertaking. Ambassador of Pakistan in Turkey Mohammad Syrus Sajjad Qazi also accompanied Erdogan at the groundbreaking of the third out of a total of four Milgem Ada-course corvette for the Pakistan Navy in Istanbul.

Speaking at the ceremony, President Erdogan said Pakistan is “our brotherly nation with whom Turkey enjoys fantastic relations”. He underscored that the defence collaboration for the design of Milgem class warships was yet another milestone in Turkey-Pakistan defence ties.