INS Shankush (S45)

Career
Name: INS Shankush
Builder: Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft, Kiel, Germany
Commissioned: 20 November, 1986
Status: Active
General characteristics
Class & type: Shishumar class submarine
Displacement: 1450 tons surfaced
1850 tons submerged
Length: 64.4 m (211 ft)
Beam: 6.5 m (21 ft)
Draught: 6 m (20 ft)
Propulsion: 4 x 2400 hp diesel-electric motors
1 x Siemens 4600 hp motor
4 x 1.8 MW Siemens alternators
1 shaft
Speed: Surfaced 11 knots (20 km/h)
Submerged 22 knots (41 km/h)
Range: Snorting 8,000 nautical miles (15,000 km) at 8 kn (15 km/h)
Test depth: Test depth 260 m (850 ft)
Complement: 40 (incl 8 Officers)
Armament: 14 x AEG-SUT Mod 1 wire-guided active/passive torpedoes
24 x external strap-on mines

INS Shankush (S45) is a Shishumar-class diesel-electric submarine of the Indian Navy.[1]

References

  1. ^ [indiannavy.nic.in]