A big boost for Pakistan Navy firepower

A big boost for Pakistan Navy firepower

China has delivered Type 054A/P frigate to Pakistan, which is the largest and most advanced warship China has ever exported.

Designed and built by China State Shipbuilding Corporation Limited, the frigate was delivered to Pakistan Navy in a commissioning ceremony in Shanghai.

The frigate, named the PNS Tughril is the first hull of four Type 054 frigates being constructed for Pakistan Navy.

The ship is a technologically advanced and highly capable platform with enormous surface-to-surface, surface-to-air and underwater firepower, besides extensive surveillance potentials.