INTREPIDO class SS Weapon Systems // Ships // Submarines


Country of Origin: Colombia

These diesel-electric attack submarines were the third class of subs built for the post-war German navy. Both were decommissioned and stricken by the German navy on March 31, 2011. The subs were sold to Colombia and formally transferred to Colombian service on Aug. 28, 2012. Both boats were tropicalized for services in the waters of South America. At the same time, U-16 (S-195) and U-18 (S-197) were also transferred for use as sources for spare parts. HULL: The boats in the class have...

 

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