INS Sindhukesari (S60),Sixth Attack Submarine in Sidhughosh Class,Indian Navy

INS Sindhukesari (S60),Sixth Attack Submarine in Sidhughosh Class,Indian Navy

INS Sindhukesari (S60),Sixth Attack Submarine in Sidhughosh Class,Indian Navy

INS Sindhukesari (S60) is a Sindhughosh-class diesel-electric submarine of the Indian Navy.It is the sixth attack submarine in its fleet of Sidhughosh class.It was commissioned on 16 February 1989 in Indian Navy and is in active service in Indian Navy as of 2016.

INS Sindhukesari (S60),Sixth Attack Submarine in Sidhughosh Class,Indian Navy

Batch of INS Sindhukesari

Description,Engine and Power

The INS Sindhukesari has the length of 72.6m ,Beam length of 9.9m and Draught of 6.6 m.The submarine has the surface displacement of 2325 tons and 3076 tons when dived underwater.

The submarine is diesel powered and has a total of six motors ;2x 3650 hp diesel-electric motors,1x 5900 hp motor,2x 204 hp auxiliary motors and 1x 130 hp economic speed motor.

The submarine has a speed of 10 knots (19km/h) on surface,17 knots (31 km/h) when submerged and In Snorkel mode the speed of submarine is 9 Knots(17 km/h).The range is 400 miles(640 km) when submerged and 6000 mi (9700 km) during snorting at 7 kn (13 km/h).INS Sindhukesari (S60),Sixth Attack Submarine in Sidhughosh Class,Indian Navy

Armaments and Other Details

INS Sindhukesari has  a crew capacity of 52 (including 13 Officers) and has endurance of 45 days.It can submerged to the maximum depth of 300 m (980 ft).

INS Sindhukesari is equipped with the Klub ZM-54E SS-N-27 antiship cruise missiles with a range of 220 km.
INS Sindhukesari (S60),Sixth Attack Submarine in Sidhughosh Class,Indian Navy

It is also equipped with  9k34 Strela-3 Man portable air defence missile system also called SA-14 Gremlin.Torpedos include Type 53-65 passive wake homing torpedo,TEST 71/76 anti-submarine ,active-passive homing torpedo and 2 Dm-1 mines in lieu of torpedo tube.

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