The People’s Liberation Army first announced 056 frigates will be equipped with the Hong Kong Garrison
056 type frigate
BEIJING, June 28, the Chinese Ministry of National Defense held a regular press conference today, Defense Ministry spokesman Geng Yansheng said in answering a reporter’s question, 056 frigates have been included in the Garrison facelift scheme.
A reporter asked: There are reports that the Garrison may be switched to the 056 type frigate, Can you confirm that? What are the considerations?
Geng Yansheng said equipment on the Hong Kong Garrison and Hong Kong Garrison in Hong Kong since the weapons and equipment is constantly updated by the rolling adjustment, the combat effectiveness would be enhanced. Next, the garrison’s weapons and equipment will be based on the needs of Hong Kong’s defense and armament development plan in accordance with the military dress, timely updates. It is understood that the 056 frigate has been included in the Garrison Dress. (According to the Department of Defense website)
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shipboard weapons be concise
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domestic latest 056 frigates will strengthen the naval air defense capability (Figure)