Diesel-electric submarine ROKS Dosan Ahn Chang-ho (SS 083)

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Classification

Type:
Submarine: Attack submarine

Basic information

Country of build:
Builder:
builder: Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd.
Laid down:
Launched:
Status:

Measurements

Surface displacement:
3358 t
Submerge displacement:
3750 t
Length:
83.5 m
Beam:
9.6 m
Draft:
7.62 m

Machine

Propulsion:
  • Diesel-electric, low noise skew back propeller
  • 4 * Bumhan Industry PH1 PEM fuel cell each with 150 kW
Surface speed:
12 knots
Submerge speed:
20 knots

Crew

Complement:
50

Combat assets

Armament:
  • 6 * 533 millimetres torpedo tubes (Tiger Shark torpedo and Harpoon)
  • 6 * VLS tubes (Cruise and ballistic missile)

ROKS Dosan Ahn Chang-ho (SS 083) is the first attack submarine of the Dosan Ahn Changho-class submarine for the Republic of Korea Navy. Launched on September 14, 2018. Now it is at the stage of sea trials, before being handed over to the South Korean Navy.

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