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BACOLOD CITY (LC-550) class

Country of Origin: Philippines

ship list


 2 BACOLOD CITY-class VEHICLE LANDING SHIPS (LSV)
   (U.S. GENERAL FRANK S. BESSON design)

 Name              Pendant    Commissioned      Status

 BACOLOD CITY      LC-550     Dec. 3, 1993      Active
 DAGUPAN CITY      LC-551     April, 5 1994     Active
    (ex-Philippine CAGAYAN DE ORO)

description

These ships are shallow-draft, flat-bottomed landing ships with roll-on/roll-off ramps at the bow and stern. They are sisters to the U.S. Army's GENERAL FRANK S. BESSON design.

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