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KOREAN PEOPLE'S ARMY NAVAL FORCE (NORTH KOREA)

AMPHIBIOUS SHIPS AND CRAFT

NAMPO landing craft (1975-1988)

1990

Names

96 units

Builders

North Korea: 96 units

Completed

1975-1980: 96 units

Losses

none

Transfers

none

Discarding

in service (2019): 96 units

  

 

Displacement standard, t

 

Displacement full, t

82

Length, m

27.7

Breadth, m

6.10

Draught, m

1.80

No of shafts

4

Machinery

4 M50F-4 diesels

Power, h. p.

4800

Max speed, kts

40

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)

325(19)

Armament

2 x 2 - 14.5/89

Military load 60 troops

Sensors

Zarnitsa or type 351 radar

Complement

19

Ship project history: Fast assault craft, construction was based on 'Chong Jin' hull but with narrow ramp and personnel hull instead of tank turret fwd.

Modernizations: none

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2019