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PT PAL cuts steel for Indonesian Navy’s fifth, sixth KCR-60M vessels

05 August 2019

Key Points

  • PT PAL has begun work on Indonesia’s fifth and sixth KCR-60M fast attack craft
  • The vessels are expected to join the Indonesian Navy fleet in 2022

State-owned shipbuilder PT PAL has held a steel-cutting ceremony for two more KCR-60M fast attack craft on order for the Indonesian Navy (Tentara Nasional Indonesia – Angkatan Laut: TNI-AL).

Steel for the vessels, which will be the fifth- and sixth-in class overall, were cut on 2 August at PT PAL’s facilities in Surabaya.

According to specifications provided by the company, these vessels will inherit the main design features of the first four vessels in the class.

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