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Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin KDX-II Class Destroyer Republic of Korea ROK Navy 충무공 이순신급 구축함 ROKS Munmu the Great Dae Jo-yeong Wang Geon Gang Gam-chan Choe Yeong Hyundai Heavy Industries HHI DSME 대한민국 해군 datasheet pictures photos video specifications

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Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin class Destroyer - ROK Navy
also known as KDX-II Destroyer
 
 
 
Built by Hyundai Heavy Industries and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, the Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin class Destroyers are multirole, ocean going warships deployed by the Republic of Korea Navy. The 6 vessels of the class were built as part of the KDX-II project to strengthen ROK Navy defense against North Korea and other emerging threats as well as provide the ROK Navy with true blue water, ocean going capabilities.
 
Description
Built by Hyundai Heavy Industries and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, the Chungmugong Yi Sun Shin class Destroyers are multirole, ocean going warships deployed by the Republic of Korea Navy. The 6 vessels of the class were built as part of the KDX-II project to strengthen ROK Navy defense against North Korea and other emerging threats as well as provide the ROK Navy with true blue water, ocean going capabilities.
 
Shiplist
Name
Hull Number
Launched
Commissioned
Builder
ROKS Chungmugong Yi Sun Shin
975
05/2002
11/2003
DSME
ROKS Munmu the Great
976
04/2003
09/2004
HHI
ROKS Dae Jo-yeong
977
11/2003
06/2005
DSME
ROKS Wang Geon
978
05/2005
11/2006
HHI
ROKS Gang Gam-chan
979
03/2006
10/2007
DSME
ROKS Choe Yeong
981
10/2006
09/2008
HHI
 
Variants
- KDX-IIA: A proposed variant of the KDX-II fitted with the AEGIS system (or an equivalent).

Technical Data
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Missions
» Anti-air warfare
» Anti-surface warfare
» Anti-submarine warfare
» Conduct accurate strike on enemy land based targets.
Weapons
Guns:
» 1x BAE Systems 5"/62 caliber Mark 45 mod 4 (127 mm) main gun

» 1x Thales Goalkeeper 30 mm CIWS
Missiles:
A total of 56 Vertical Launch System (VLS) cells:
» 32x Mk41 VLS for Raytheon RIM-66 SM-2MR Block III surface-to-air missile
» 24x Doosan K-VLS for Hyunmoo III land attack cruise missiles and/or K-ASROC Red Shark torpedo
» 1x Raytheon Mk49 mod 1 Guided Missile Launcher (with 21x RIM-116 RAM Surface to Air missiles)
» 8x SSM-700K Hae Sung anti-ship missiles
Torpedoes:
» 2x 324-mm Mk 32 triple torpedo launchers (for K745 LW Blue Shark torpedoes)
Sensors, Electronics, Decoys
  • Combat Management and Information Systems:
    Thales TACTICOS combat management system
    BAE Systems–Samsung KDCOM combat data system
    BAE Systems WDS Mk 14
    Samsung Thales Naval Shield Integrated Combat Management System
  • Radars and ESM:
    1x Raytheon AN/SPS-49(V)5 2D long-range radar (LRR)
    1x MteQ SPS-95K search/navigation radar
    1x Thales MW08 G-band 3D target detection & tracking radar
    2x Thales STIR 2.4 fire-control radars
    2x Raytheon OT-134 missile target illuminators
  • Sonars:
    1x Atlas Elektronik DSQS-21BZ hull mounted sonar
    1x Daewoo towed linear passive sonar
  • Decoys/Counter measures/Jammers:
    LIG Nex1 SLQ-200K Sonata EW suite and Jammers
    4x Mark 36 SRBOC decoy launchers (6 rounds each)
    1x Daewoo towed torpedo decoy system
  • Communications:
    Link 11, 16
    SATCOM
    LIG Nex1 & Huneed Technologies JTDLS (Korean Joint Tactical Data Link System)
    Thales AN 453/N Naval TACAN System
Engines/Propulsion/Power
Propulsion type: CODOG (Combined diesel or gas)
Gas turbines: 2x GE LM2500
Diesel engines: 2x MTU 20V956 TB92
2x Propeller Shafts
 
Specifications
Type
Guided Missile Destroyer (DDG)
Korean Destroyer eXperimental II
Crew
300 sailors
Operators
Republic of Korea Navy
Performance
Speeds: 29+ kts
Range: 5,000 nm @ 15 kts
Endurance: n/a days at sea
Designer / Builder
Hyundai Heavy Industries
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering
Displacement
5,520 tonnes (full load)
Aviation
Up to 2x Super Lynx Mk99 or SH-60 Seahawk
Dimensions
Length: 150 m
Beam: 17.4 m
Maximum Draft: 9.5 m
Detailed View
Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin class Destroyer - ROK Navy - KDX II
Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin class Destroyer - ROK Navy - KDX II
Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin class Destroyer - ROK Navy - KDX II
Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin class Destroyer - ROK Navy - KDX II
Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin class Destroyer - ROK Navy - KDX II
 
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