On the morning of May 10, two 052D missile destroyers were launched at the Dalian Shipyard. Up to now, the 052D destroyers that the Chinese Navy has launched have reached 20 ships. This is also the same as last July, after the two 055-type destroyers were launched at the same time, the Dalian Shipyard once again launched two ships at the same time.
According to relevant information, the two 052D destroyers launched in this batch will go to different sea areas for performance testing. It is expected to be delivered to the Chinese Navy within two years. The first ship of the type, Kunming, was launched in August 2012 and officially entered the Chinese Navy in March 2014.