Naval Vessels Asia

Here is an overview of my spotted naval vessels from Asia (NATO member state Turkye is listed separately), include the English name of their navy branch an naval flag, but without a fleet list.

These ships often visit major maritime events and travel around the world with new cadets/midshipmen as the ambassadors for their country.


China


PLAN Changbai Shan - 989

amfibisch transport ship

in service 2012 - navy; China (People's Liberation Army Navy)

photo taken in Rotterdam - January 25, 2015


PLAN Chaohu - 890

replenishment oiler

in service 2013 - navy; China (People's Liberation Army Navy)

photo taken in Rotterdam - January 25, 2015


PLAN Yuncheng - 571

frigate

in service 2010 - navy; China (People's Liberation Army Navy)

photo taken in Rotterdam - January 25, 2015



India


INS Tarangini - A75

sailing training ship

in service 1997 - navy; India (Indian Navy)

photo taken in Amsterdam - August 22, 2015



Japan


JS Kashima - TV3508

training vessel

in service 1990 - navy; Japan (Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force)

photo taken in Antwerpen (Belgium) - August 08, 2016



Oman


RNOV Shabab Oman II - S2

sailing training ship

in service 2014 - navy; Oman (Royal Navy of Oman)

photo taken in Den Helder - June 23, 2017



South Korea


ROKS Chungmugong Yi Sun-shin - DDH975

helicopter destroyer

in service 2003 - navy; South Korea (Republic of Korea Navy)

photo taken in Antwerpen (Belgium) - November 04, 2018


ROKS Dao Cheong - AOE58

fast combat support ship

in service 1998 - navy; South Korea (Republic of Korea Navy)

photo taken in Rotterdam - October 31, 2015


ROKS Kang Gam Chan - DDH979

helicopter destroyer

in service 2007 - navy; South Korea (Republic of Korea Navy)

photo taken in Rotterdam - October 31, 2015