China launches warship for Pakistan Navy
Part of: GS-Prelims and GS-II – International Relations; GS-III – Security challenges
- China has launched first of the four advanced naval warships for Pakistan.
- The launching ceremony for the first warship was held at the Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard in Shanghai.
- First ship is of Type-054 class frigate.
- Equipped with: Latest surface, subsurface, anti-air weapons, combat management system, and sensors.
- It will be one of the technologically advanced surface platforms of the Pakistan Navy fleet.