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Old September 23, 2018, 11:43 AM
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Bangladesh Navy Buying Two Chinese Frigates Type - 053

On June 9, 2018, according to the official FB of the navy of Bangladesh, the Bangladesh Navy has already purchased two Type 053H3 second-hand frigates from China. These two vessels were the 521 Jiaxing frigate and the 522 Lianyungang frigate, planned for this year. To be delivered to the Bangladesh Navy in September or October.

The 053H3 frigate is a second-generation fully enclosed guided missile frigate designed and built in the 1990s in China. The first ship of the frigate, the Jiaxing, started construction in 1997. It was launched in 1998 and officially joined the Chinese Navy in 1999.
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