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PEOPLE`S LIBERATION ARMY NAVY (PEOPLE`S REPUBLIC OF CHINA)

SUBMARINES

CHANGCHENG 119 submarines (project 613, 1957-1964)

Changcheng 119 1960

Changcheng 202 1990

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
长城 119 <Changcheng 119> 119 Kiangnan SY 4/1955 3/1956 10/1957 deleted 1981
长城 120 <Changcheng 120> 120 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted 1981
长城 119 <Changcheng 122> 122 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted 1981
长城 123 <Changcheng 123> 123 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted 1981
长城 127 <Changcheng 127> 127 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted 1981
长城 129 <Changcheng 129> 129 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 131 <Changcheng 131> 131 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 201 <Changcheng 201> 132 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 202 <Changcheng 202> 133 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 203 <Changcheng 203> 134 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 204 <Changcheng 204> 135 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 205 <Changcheng 205> 206 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 206 <Changcheng 206> 207 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 207 <Changcheng 207> 208 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 221 <Changcheng 221> 221 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 241 <Changcheng 241> 241 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 243 <Changcheng 243> 243 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 244 <Changcheng 244> 244 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 265 <Changcheng 265> 265 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 266 <Changcheng 266> 266 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted early 1990s
长城 270 <Changcheng 270> 270 Kiangnan SY // Wuhan SY     1957-1964 deleted 1981
 

Displacement standard, t

 

Displacement normal, t

1045 / 1342

Length, m

76.0

Breadth, m

6.30

Draught, m

4.55

No of shafts

2

Machinery

37D diesels / PG-101 electric motors

Power, h. p.

4000 / 2700

Max speed, kts

18.3 / 13.1

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)

8580(10) / 353(2)

Armament

earlier boats: 1 x 2 - 25/112 2M-8, 6 - 533 TT (4 bow, 2 stern, 12 or 22 mines)

later boats: 6 - 533 TT (4 bow, 2 stern, 12 or 22 mines)

Sensors

Flag radar, Tamir-5L, Feniks sonars, Nakat ECM suite

Complement

55

Diving depth operational, m

170

Ship project history: The USSR supplied components for five submarines to be assembled in Chinese shipyards until eventually the Chinese built the entire submarine. A total of twenty-one entered service, 13 built by Kiangnan SY and 8 by Wuhan SY. Obsolete by the 1980s, six had been stricken by 1989, with the remainder either laid up in reserve or serving as stationary harbour training boats.

Modernizations: 1960s, all earlier boats: - 1 x 2 - 25/112

Naval service: No significant events.

Changcheng 266 1976

Ivan Gogin, 2015