Diesel-electric submarine JS Uzushio (SS-592)

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Classification

Submarine class:
Type:
Submarine: Attack submarine

Basic information

Country of build:
Builder:
builder: Kawasaki Shipbuilding Corporation
Laid down:
Launched:
Commissioned:
Status:

Measurements

Surface displacement:
2750 t
Submerge displacement:
4000 t
Length:
81.7 m
Beam:
8.9 m
Draft:
7.4 m

Machine

Propulsion:
  • Diesel-electric
  • 2 * Kawasaki 12V25S diesel engines
  • 2 * Kawasaki alternators
  • 2 * Toshiba motors
  • 3,400 hp (2,500 kW) surfaced
  • 7,750 hp (5,780 kW) submerged
Surface speed:
12 knots
Submerge speed:
20 knots

Crew

Complement:
70

Combat assets

Electronics:
  • Hughes/Oki ZQQ-6 hull-mounted sonar
  • flank¬†arrays
  • Towed array sonar
  • JRC ZPS 6 I-band search radar
Armament:

6 * HU-605 21 in (533 mm) torpedo tubes with 20 reloads for: 

  • Type 89 torpedoes
  • UGM-84 Harpoon
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