Type 052C Destroyer


The Type 052C destroyer (NATO code name Luyang II class, or Lanzhou class after the lead ship) is a class of destroyer built by the People's Republic of China. It features an Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar system with four statically-mounted antennas for 360-degree coverage. The radar is used in conjunction with vertically launched HHQ-9 long-range air defence missiles. The Type 052C was the first warship in the People's Liberation Army Navy to have true long-range fleet air defence capability.

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Type 052C Destroyer - Specifications
... cruise missiles 48 vertically launched HHQ-9 SAM 1 x 100 mm gun 2 x 30 mm Type 730 CIWS 4 x Type 726-4, 18 barrel decoy Multiple rocket launcher 2 x Triple 324 mm ...

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