The Chinese PLA Navy

054A Frigate 570 Huangshan

Heading to PLA Naval Base, Ngong Shuen Chau, Hong Kong
Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Type: 054A Frigate
Number of hulls built: Many

Standard Displacement: 3,600 tons
Maximum Displacement: 4,100 tons
Length: 135.00m
Beam: 16.00m
Draft: 5.00m
Speed: 27knots
Range: 4,000nm at 18knots

2 x Sextuple Depth Charges
76mm Main Battery
32 x HQ-16 Anti-Aircraft Missile
2 x Type 730 Close-In Weapons Systems
8 x YJ-83 Anti-Ship Missiles
4 x 18-barrel Type 726-4 Decoy/Chaff Launchers
2 x Triple 324mm Torpedo Tubes
Z-9 / Ka-28 Helicopter

Warm welcome from the Marine Police of Hong Kong

Escorted by 056 Frigate 597 Qinzhou

Led by 052C Destroyer 171 Haikou

Followed by 054A Frigate 570 Huangshan

Tuesday, 30 April 2019