A rite in this regard was held at the Xingang Shipyard, China. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Mohammad Asif Sandila was the ruler visitor on the juncture. According to an representative statement, the chief guest lauded the commission of the expertise in Pakistan Navy as yet a new success of the expert working on advance of navy’s capability. Acknowledge the labors of Chinese engineers and technicians for creation of FAC (M), the chief visitor congratulate the China Shipbuilding and Offshore International Company (CSOC) and Xingang Shipyard for their full support and binder in commissioning of the craft as per program. The realization was nevertheless an additional instance of Pak-China collaboration, he thought.
The marine chief said the development of missile ability construction represent a quantum soar not simply in defense construction in marine sector of Pakistan but also address a very old operational necessity of the Pakistan Navy. The association in the venture would release fresh avenue that would be milestone in defense teamwork between China and Pakistan. The maritime chief emphasized that the initiation of projectile craft would not only addition Pakistan Navy’s combat latent but would also pay for the strength an occasion to definitely uphold its forward attendance in significant areas, causal to equilibrium the authority equation in the area. PNS AZMAT is the primary of AZMAT Class Fast Attack Craft (Missile). The contract for building of two fast attack craft (missile) was signed on the basis of move of Technology (ToT).
The primary skill was to be build in China and the subsequent at the Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works (KSEW). The boat being build in Karachi is prepared with state-of-the-art armaments and sensors, counting surface-to-surface missiles and stealth features.