Chinese system, the first ship of Pakistan Navy fast attack boats in service
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According to the China National Defense Science and Technology Information Network reported that a Pakistan Navy fast attack boats Ards Matt (PNS Azmat) service, the boat is equipped with a missile built by the Tianjin Xingang Shipyard. Chief of Naval Staff of Pakistan Muhammad Asif Sang Dila (Muhammad Asif Sandila) attended the service ceremony held at Newport Shipyard.
Sang Dila said, “Ards Matt” fast attack boat service will enhance the Navy’s combat potential. Pakistan Navy is fully prepared to deal with the threats of Pakistan’s sovereignty and its territorial waters. Sang Dila said that the boat is a milestone in the defense of Pakistan and China strategic partnership, the boat’s powerful fire attack capability and stealth performance making it a truly versatile platform not only to ensure existence of the military in its operational areas, It also created a new situation of this tonnage stealth platform operations.
“Ards Matt” fast attack boats equipped with advanced weapons and sensors. The official said that the boat will increase the Pakistan Navy’s combat capability at sea. En route to Pakistan, the boat will be a brief stopover in Hong Kong, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia and Sri Lanka.
the attack boats, the second ship built by Pakistan, the construction work will be completed by the end of 2012. This two fast attack boats in 2010 in China and Pakistan started construction. (China State Shipbuilding Technology and Economy Research Institute Wu Xiaolan)