19 Maret 2012
Royal Thai Navy HTMS Angthong LPD (all photos : thaifighterclub)
In November 2008, ST Marine was awarded contract by Thailand to deliver one LPD and associated landing craft. Construction of the Thai LPD started in mid-2009 and delivery is scheduled for the second half of 2012.
The new ship, named HTMS Angthong (LPD-791), was launched in March 2011 and now undergoing sea trials by ST Marine.
The following are photos while undergoing sea trials, all these pictures were taken from thaifighterclub.
76mm Oto Melara super rapid naval gun has mounted
Well dock for fast craft utility
Heli deck attempted to be landed by chinook helicopter