03 April 2014
F-14 UMS Sin Phyu Shin frigate of the Myanmar Navy (all photos : BaoMoi)
The information of Myanmar is part of confidential, but recent Chinese press has officially announced the first photo related to building projects frigate hull number F-14 of Myanmar Navy with active support from the Chinese.
CNJ newspaper said, the frigate was placed No. F-14 is being finalized and the final finishing stage before being officially launched.
The newspaper also said that China, the frigate F-14 is made with technology equivalent of the F-12 Kyansittha was launched in late 2012.
Accordingly, this ship is applied the stealth technology in its design, the superstructure of the ship and helicopter hangar behind.
On the strength of power, the vessels equipped with super rapid gun Oto Melara 76mm of French, four 30mm cannon with a rapid-fire, and anti-ship missile C-802 produced by China.
Pictures of the F-14 is being completed building at the shipyard Sinmalaike.
Chinamil of China said that with the emergence of this class frigate, the strength of the Myanmar navy will significantly improve and become a new force in Southeast Asia.
It is expected that the vessel will be officially launched next month.
The overall design model of the F-14 as well as the F-12's previously Myanmar navy.
After has been launched, the F-12 Kyansittha was deployed with radar installations, weapons and completing a testing process.
Chinese media focusing especially on the cooperation of defense technology with Myanmar and confirms the partnership will help ensure that Myanmar could produce the modern military weaponry to meet the current requirements.