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Huangfeng-class missile boats

The Huangfeng-class missile boats are Chinese copies of the popular Soviet Osa-I missile boat. Armed with the SS-N-2 Styx, the Osa and Komar missile boats have been staples of most Third World navies.

Specifications

Builder Jiangnan SY
Propulsion diesel
Length 127 feet / 38.8 meters
Beam 25 feet / 7.6 meters
Draft 10 feet / 3 meters
Displacement 205 tons
Endurance
Speed 35 knots
Crew 28
Armament
  • 4 - C-201/HY-1 SSM
  • 2 - dual 30 mm
  • Construction China built over 104 Huangfeng-class boats, and some small additional number of Osa-I boats were obtained from the Soviet Union. As many as 65 units were believed to remain at least nominally operational by 1999.


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