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Name of Service: People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN)
Date Formed: September 1950
(Strength) Personnel: 250,000
Vessels on World Warships: 335

Active Ships

Name Class Pennant Designation
- Song (Type 039) 320 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 314 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 321 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 322 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 323 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 324 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 315 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 316 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 318 Submarine
- Song (Type 039) 327 Submarine
- Jin (Type 094) Ballistic Missile Submarine (Nuclear)
- Jin (Type 094) Ballistic Missile Submarine (Nuclear)
- Jin (Type 094) Ballistic Missile Submarine (Nuclear)
- Jin (Type 094) Ballistic Missile Submarine (Nuclear)
- Jin (Type 094) Ballistic Missile Submarine (Nuclear)
- Yuan (Type 041) 330 Submarine
- Yudeng (Type 073-III) 943 Landing Ship Medium
- Yuhai (Type 074) 3111 Landing Ship Medium
- Yuhai (Type 074) 3113 Landing Ship Medium
- Yuhai (Type 074) 3115 Landing Ship Medium
- Yuhai (Type 074) 3116 Landing Ship Medium
- Yuhai (Type 074) 3117 Landing Ship Medium
- Yuhai (Type 074) 3229 Landing Ship Medium
- Yuhai (Type 074) 3244 Landing Ship Medium

Historic Ships

Name Class Pennant Designation
- Ming (Type 035) Submarine
- Ming (Type 035) 232 Submarine
- Ming (Type 035) 233 Submarine
- Ming (Type 035) 356 Submarine
- Ming (Type 035) 357 Submarine
Anshun Jianghu II (Type 053H1) 554 Frigate
Changde Jianghu I (Type 053H) 509 Frigate
Changsha Luda 161 Guided Missile Destroyer
ChangZheng 1 Han (Type 091) 401 Submarine (Nuclear)
ChangZheng 2 Han (Type 091) 402 Submarine (Nuclear)
Chongqing Luda 133 Guided Missile Destroyer
Guangzhou Luda 160 Guided Missile Destroyer
Hongcang Fuqing Fleet Oiler
Huangshi Jianghu III (Type 053H2) 535 Frigate
Huayin Jianghu I (Type 053H) 513 Frigate
Ji'an Jianghu I (Type 053H) 518 Frigate
Jinan Luda 105 Guided Missile Destroyer
Jishou Jianghu II (Type 053H1) 557 Frigate
Jiujiang Jianghu I (Type 053H) 516 Frigate
Kaifeng Jianghu I (Type 053H) 520 Frigate
Lianjiang Houjian (Type 037-II) 774 Guided Missile Patrol Craft
Lin Fu Hunt (Type I) Destroyer Escort
Maoming Jianghu I (Type 053H) 551 Frigate
Nanchang Luda 163 Guided Missile Destroyer

Future Ships

Name Class Hull Number Pennant Designation
'Type 052D #14' Luyang III (Type 052D) Guided Missile Destroyer
'Type 055 #2' Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer
'Type 055 #3' Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer
'Type 055 #4' Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer
- Lada (Project 677) Submarine
- Lada (Project 677) Submarine
- Lada (Project 677) Submarine
- Lada (Project 677) Submarine
- Jiangdao (Type 056) 598 Corvette
- Jiangdao (Type 056) 599 Corvette
- Jiangdao (Type 056) Corvette
- Jiangdao (Type 056) Corvette
- Jiangdao (Type 056) Corvette
- Jiangdao (Type 056) Corvette
- Project 901 Combat Support Ship
- Project 901 Combat Support Ship
- Jiangkai II (Type 054A) 535 Guided Missile Frigate
- Shandong (Type 001A) 18 Aircraft Carrier
Chengdu Luyang III (Type 052D) 120 Guided Missile Destroyer
Guiyang Luyang III (Type 052D) 119 Guided Missile Destroyer
Nanjing Luyang III (Type 052D) 155 Guided Missile Destroyer
Nanning Luyang III (Type 052D) 157 Guided Missile Destroyer
Qiqihar Luyang III (Type 052D) Guided Missile Destroyer
Renhai Type 055 Guided Missile Destroyer