KUNLUNSHAN-class landing platform dock (LPD) Weapon Systems // Ships // Amphibious


Country of Origin: China

The KUNLUNSHAN-class landing platform dock (LPD) is the largest indigenously designed warship for the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN). It provides significantly more sealift capacity and operational flexibility than the PLAN's current landing ship tank (LST) vessels. It has onboard space for additional communications systems to enable it to act as a command vessel. HULL: The KUNLUNSHAN class has a cargo capacity similar to that of the U.S. AUSTIN class . It is expected to be able...

 

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