ROCS Chi Kuang (PFG2-1105)

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中華民國海軍繼光軍艦 PFG-1105 20140314.jpg
ROCS Chi Kuang
History
Taiwan
Name: ROCS Chi Kuang (PFG2-1105)
Namesake: Ch'i Chi-kuang (戚繼光)
Builder:
Laid down: 4 October 1992
Launched: 27 September 1993
Commissioned: 4 March 1995
Status: in active service
General characteristics
Class and type: Cheng Kung-class frigate
Displacement: 4,203 tons full
Length: 453 ft (138 m)
Beam: 46.95 ft (14.31 m)
Propulsion: 2 × General Electric LM2500-30 gas turbines, 40,000 shp total
Speed: 29 knots
Complement:
  • 18 officers
  • 180 enlisted
  • 19 flight crew
Sensors and
processing systems:
Armament:
Aircraft carried: 2 × S-70C-1/2

ROCS Chi Kuang (Chinese: 繼光; PFG2-1105) is a Cheng Kung-class guided missile frigate of the Republic of China Navy, used mainly in local air-defense and anti-submarine roles. It is the third of eight Taiwanese-built frigates based on the Oliver Hazard Perry-class. Laid down on 4 October 1992 and launched on 27 September 1993, Chi Kuang was commissioned in service on 7 March 1995. All of these Taiwanese FFG's have the length of the later Oliver Hazard Perry FFG's, but have a different weapon and electronics fit.