The spokesperson of the Pakistan Navy said in a statement that the construction of the third A-054 frigate to be built in China for the Pakistan Navy and the construction of the second Militia class Route ships in Turkey has started.
The spokesman said that the construction ceremony of the third state-of-the-art ship Frigate 054 in China was held at Hudong Zhongwa Shipyard.
The ceremony was attended by Chief Naval Overseers of Pakistan Navy stationed in China and Turkey while representatives of Pakistan Navy Officership Yards and other dignitaries attended the event.
Both ships will be equipped with modern technology, various military equipment and sensors. Addition of the ships to the fleet will further strengthen the country’s maritime defense. Ships will play an important role in maintaining the balance of power in the region.