The Chinese PLA Navy

039G Diesel-Electric Submarine

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Class: 039G
Number of hulls built: 12
Visit: Fleet 314 & 324 have visited Hong Kong

Displacement: 2,250 tons (underwater)
Length: 74.9m
Beam: 8.4m
Speed: 15knots surface, 22knots underwater
Range: 3,300knots at 4knots

YJ-82 Anti-ship Missiles
6 x Torpedo Launchers

Incident: On Thursday, 26 October 2006, a 039G submarine is said to have "popped up" and "surfaced within firing range of its torpedoes and missiles before being detected" within 5 nautical miles (9 km) of the carrier USS Kitty Hawk while she was operating in the Pacific Ocean.































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Model Kit:
Hobby Boss 87020.
Hobby Boss has incorrectly labelled it as 039A.
Sunday, 1 May 2016