HHI Launched The 2nd And Final Jose Rizal-Class Frigate For The Philippine Navy

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries launched BRP Antonio Luna, the Philippine Navy’s (PN) second and final Jose Rizal-class frigate. The event took place today at the Ulsan shipyard.

Philippines defense Secretary Lorenzana, top defense and Navy officers attended the ceremony. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was also signed between the Philippines and Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) for the design and construction of a new patrol ship starting next year.

The lead ship ‘Jose Rizal’ was launched on May 23, 2019 at the same shipyard. It is scheduled for delivery…


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