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IHS Jane's 360 - 11 August 2017
The vessel deployed was the first-of-class Perdana (La Combattante II) ship, KD Perdana (3501), a 44 m missile-capable fast attack craft built by France shipbuilder CMN Group, and commissioned by the RMN in 1972, according to Jane’s Fighting Ships .

KD Perdana berthing at the Abu Bakar Maritime Base in August 2017, marking the first arrival of a naval vessel at the facility (Royal Malaysian Navy)