Second South Korean amphibious assault ship launched

The second Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy Dokdo-class landing platform helicopter (LPH) amphibious assault ship, the ROKS Marado (LPH-6112) was launched on May 14 at Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction shipyard in Busan.

ROK Navy photo

ROKS Marado (LPH-6112) is expected to enter South Korean Navy service in 2020.