North Korea Navy Nations // Asia



OVERVIEW The North Korean navy is divided into the Yellow Sea Fleet (West Coast Fleet) and the East Sea Fleet (East Coast Fleet). The Yellow Sea fleet, headquartered at Nampo Dong, contains five operational commands; the East Sea Fleet, headquartered at Toejo, contains seven operational commands. The fleets do not exchange vessels because geographical limitations make mutual support almost impossible. The navy, in conjunction with the army and air force, operates one coastal defense...

 

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