Houdong class Fast Attack Craft (Missile)

Houdong class missile boat is the newest upgrade of the Type 021 class missile boat. The new boat is modified to carry C-801/802/803 while retained the hull of the original Type 021. Although the design was successful, more capable missile boats such as the Houxing class missile boats were already becoming available, so the Houdong class was geared for export, with Iran being the first customer and the one in Chinese inventory is used as training for foreign crews, and as demonstrator to other potential customers, as well as other test and trial purposes.


For Huangfeng class of the Type 021 class missile boat:
  • Displacement: 205 t
  • Length: 38.6 m
  • Beam: 6.8 m
  • Draft: 2.7 m
  • Speed: 35 kt
  • Range: 350 or 800 nm @ 30 kt
  • Propulsion: 3 Soviet M503A or Chinese diesel engines @ 8,025 or 12,000 hp with 3 shafts
  • Complement: 28 (including 3 officers)
  • Armament:
    • Anti-ship missiles: 4 Silkworm missiles or 4 C-101 supersonic anti-ship missiles
    • Guns: 4 AK-230 and 2 25 mm (II x 2)
  • Radars:
    • Surface search radar: 1 Type 352 Square Tie
    • Fire control radar: 1 in the aft radome (some)

BNS DurdharshaP 8125Huangfeng (Soviet Osa-I)21 China
BNS DurdantaP 8126Huangfeng (Soviet Osa-I)21 China
BNS DordandaP 8128Huangfeng (Soviet Osa-I)21undefined China
BNS AnirbanP 8131Huangfeng (Soviet Osa-I)21undefined China

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