BELGOROD (K-139) class Weapon Systems // Ships // Submarines


Country of Origin: Russia

The BELGOROD is a modified variant of the OSCAR II-class nuclear-powered guided-missile submarine. The boat is designed to carry the Poseidon nuclear-armed uncrewed underwater vehicle (UUV). She can also serve as a mothership for deep-sea nuclear midget submarines conducting missions on the sea floor, including working on or sabotaging deep sea cables. HULL: The BELGOROD is longer than the OSCAR II class, measuring 604 ft (184 m) in length. The additional space accommodates special...

 

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