SALVATORE PELOSI (S-522) class SS Weapon Systems // Ships // Submarines


Country of Origin: Italy

THE SALVATORE PELOSI-class are improved versions of the NAZARIO SAURO class, representing the third of four batches in the class. The design was improved again with the PRIMO LONGOBARDO class. HULL: These boats are 1 ft 6 in (0.5 m) longer than their predecessors and displace an additional 100 tons submerged. These subs in the class have a single hull, with a single watertight bulkhead. The forward diving planes are located on the sail instead of on the hull. The pressure hull is...

 

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