Aung Zeya-class frigate

Aung Zeya class frigate is a class of frigates operated by the Myanmar Navy. The ship was built locally with Chinese assistance. The lead ship of the class is named for Aung Zeya (Alaungpaya), the founder of Konbaung Dynasty of Burma (Myanmar).

As of 2014, the lead ship (F-11) is the only ship in this class.

Aung Zeya-class frigate
Class Ship
Type Frigate
Manufacturer Myanmar Naval Dockyard
Production Period 2008 - 2010
Origin Myanmar
Country Name Origin Year
Myanmar 2010
Country Name Operational Year Retirement Year
Myanmar 2010 View
ManufacturerName Production From Production To Quantity
Myanmar Naval Dockyard 2008 2010 1 View

Builders: Myanmar Naval Dockyard
Operators:  Myanmar Navy
Preceded by: UBS Mayu
Succeeded by: UMS Kyan Sittha
Cost: US$ 200 M
Built: 2008
In commission: 2010
Building: 1
Completed: 1
Active: UMS Aung Zeya
General characteristics
Type: Frigate
Displacement: 2,500 ton (estimated)
Length: 108 m (354 ft)
Propulsion: CODAD, 4 × SEMT Pielstick 16 PA6 STC diesels, 5700 kW (7600+ hp @ 1084 rpm) each
Speed: 30 kn (56 km/h) estimated
Range: 3,800 mi (6,100 km) estimated
Sensors and
processing systems:
RAWL-02 Mk III L-band 2D search radar[1]
Type 347G 76 mm gun fire control radar
2 × Racal RM-1290 navigation radars, I-band
SNTI-240 SATCOM
Electronic warfare
and decoys:
Type 922-1 radar warning receiver
HZ-100 ECM & ELINT system
Armament: 8 × Kh-35 anti-ship missiles
6 × SA-N-5 surface to air missiles
1 × Oto Melara 76 mm Super Rapid Canons
4 × AK-630 6-barrel 30 mm CIWSguns
Triple 324 mm YU-7 ASWtorpedoes
Rocket Launchers, possibly ASWrockets or decoy rockets
Aircraft carried: 1

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