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Type 079 Yulian-class Landing Ship Medium [LSM]

Specifications

Variant - PRCType 79Type 79-IType 79-II
Variant - NATO/ONIYulingYulianYulin
Yuliang
Builder Guangzhou
Shipyard
,
Guangzhou
Guangzhou
Shipyard

Guangzhou
Xiamen
Shipyard

Xiamen
Length 56.55 meters /
183.8 feet
60.3 meters /
196 feet

207 ft
Beam 10.4 meters 10 meters
Draft 2.25 meters 2.36 meters
Displacement 600 tons 833 tons 1,100 tons
Propulsion2 diesel engines
2 shafts
2 6300Zc diesels
capable of 1,200 hp
2 12V135Ca-1 diesels
capable of 480 hp
2 shafts
2 diesel engines
Speed 15 knots 14 knots 14 knots
Endurance 1,000 miles, 7 days
Capacity 150 tons of cargo 5 tanks or
8 vehicles, or
200 tons of cargo
Three amphibious tanks
Armament 4 - dual 14.5mm machineguns 2 - dual 25mm machineguns
Some ships with a Type-81H 40-tube 122mm multiple rocket launcher
Multiple rocket launchers
Crew 25 36
NotesConstruction began in 1980



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