Photos of the indigenously built Durgam class anti-submarine warfare large patrol craft (ASW LPC) from Khulna Shipyard prior to launch on 29 December 2016.
The Durgam class ASW LPC is Bangladesh’s first 500 plus tonne warship. It is equipped and armed with state-of-the-art sensors and weapons supplied by China, Japan and Europe.
The Durgam class ASW LPC’s are equipped with depth charge rails for conducting ASW besides torpedo tubes for launching ET52C torpedoes.
Khulna Shipyard is building up a wide ranging portfolio of warships and other types of naval craft for meeting the requirements of Bangladesh’s armed forces and export clients.
Khulna Shipyard is capable of building guided missile corvettes now. The on time completion of the Durgam class proved to be