Naval Warfare

PREMIUM: Imagery reveals new construction at Myanmar dockyard

9th February 2021 - 01:09 GMT | by The Shephard News Team in Indo-Pacific

Significant and rapid construction of major naval vessels is apparent at Myanmar's naval dockyard.

Newly released commercial satellite imagery dated 30 December 2020 reveals that the Myanmar Navy has started constructing two new ships at its Naval Dockyard Headquarters near Thanlyin.  

Imagery shows two hulls taking shape at this facility, in addition to the second 81m Inlay-class OPV under construction since 2017 ...

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