Launching Ceremony – F22P Frigate

Launching Ceremony of F22P Frigate being built for Pakistan Navy, was held at KS&EW on 16th June 2011. The Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Noman Bashir was the chief guest at the launching ceremony. The vessel is the fourth F22P Frigate built indigenously at the KS&EW with the chinese assistance. The first three such Frigates- PNS Zulfiqar, Shamsher and Saif, were built in China.

Admiral Noman Bashir remarked the launching of the F22P Frigate at the KS&EW as a commendable accomplishment and a manifestation of the indigenous policy of the government specially attaining self-reliance in Maritime defence capabilities.