Mar 11, 2014
Singapore Considers Larger Amphibious Ships
The Republic of Singapore Navy currently operates a fleet of four Endurance-class LPDMs
Current LPDM fleet have performed well in supporting humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HADR) missions in recent years.
The RSN currently operates a fleet of four Endurance-class multipurpose LPDMs which were commissioned between 2000 and 2001. Each of the 8,636-tonne full-load displacement vessels can accommodate two Super Puma helicopters on deck and carry up to 18 main battle tanks (MBTs).
The vessels were built by Singapore Technologies (ST) Marine.