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Country of Origin: China

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 1 JIANGHU-IV class TRAINING SHIP (AX) (Chinese Project No. 053HTH

 Name         Pendant     Commissioned      Status

 LUSHUN       .....       November 1986     Active
   (ex-SIPING, ex-544)


This ship was originally built as a standard JIANGHU-I class frigate. She was reclassified to a training ship on July 28, 2010, and renamed on the same date.


Active. She is based at Guzhan Bay in the Northern Fleet. The LUSHUN is assigned to the Dalian Naval Academy as training ship.


 Hudong Shipyard, Shanghai, China


 Displacement:       1,575 tons standard
                     1,895 tons full load
      length         338 ft 7 in (103.20 m) overall
      beam            35 ft 5 in ( 10.80 m)
      draft           10 ft 2 in (  3.10 m) maximum
 Propulsion:         2 SEMT-Pielstick type 12E 390V diesels; 14,400
                       total bhp; 2 shafts
      speed          26 knots
      range          4,000 nm at 15 knots; 2,700 nm at 18 knots
 Manning:            185 total (30 off. + 155 enl.) + cadets
 Combat Systems:
      helicopter     1 Harbin Z-9C helicopter
      missiles       4 HY-2 (C-201) twin SSM launchers [unknown no. of
                       Seersucker CSS-N-3** missiles carried]
      guns           1 100-mm/55-cal. (French Creusot-Lorie) Compact DP
                     4 twin 37-mm/63 cal. (Type 76) AA (180 rounds)
      torpedo tubes  2 triple 324-mm ILAS ASW tubes [unknown no. Yu-2,
                       Mark 46, mod. 1 torpedoes carried]
      ASW weapons    2 RBU-1200 5-round fixed ASW rocket launchers
      mines          2 rails with 30 max. mines each
      radars         1 Type 354 (Eye Shield**)(MX-920) air/surface search
                     1 Type 352 (Square Tie**) surface
                       search/fire control
                     1 Don-2 or Fin Curve** navigation
      fire control   1 ESR-1 sea-skimmer detection
                     1 CSEE Naja optronic director (100-mm gun)
                     1 Type 341 (Rice Lamp**) system for 37-mm guns
      sonars         1 Type EH-5 bow-mounted active search and attack
      EW             2 RW-23-1 (Jug Pair**) or watchdog intercept
                     1 U.S. Mark 33 RBOC chaff/decoy system
                       (2 6-round rocket launchers)

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Chinese Project No. 053HTH

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