Philippine Navy Pohang Class Warship

Published on April 9, 2017 by

Last June 2014, DFA confirmed that the South Korean government would provide one Landing Craft Utility, 16 Rubber boats, and a Pohang Class Warship.

The Pohang class corvette has two variants:

  1. Anti-submarine warfare (ASW)- A type of warship which focuses on detecting undersea threats.
  2. Anti-Surface Warfare (ASuW) – A type of warship which focuses on detecting surface threats such as identifying hostile ship and air threats.

Pohang PCC-759 Corvette Armament:

  • 1 x Oto Melara 76mm main gun
  • 2x mm 38 Exocet anti-ship missile launches
  • 2x Emerlic twin 30mm guns,
  • 2x triple Mk 32 ASW torpedo tubes

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