GORAE class Weapon Systems // Ships // Submarines

Country of Origin: North Korea

The GORAE class, known as the SINPO-B class in the U.S. intelligence community, is a one-off diesel-electric ballistic missile submarine in service with the North Korean navy. HULL: The hull of the GORAE class bears a superficial resemblance to the Yugoslav SAVA and HEROJ classes. Some analysts dispute that the GORAE design is based on Soviet or Yugoslav submarine designs despite physical similarities. The hull lacks visible diving planes. It is approximately 219 ft (66.8 m) long...


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