SHANG (407) class SSN Weapon Systems // Ships // Submarines

Country of Origin: China

The SHANG class, also known as Project 093, consists of China's second-generation nuclear-powered attack submarines. The design is similar in performance to the Russian VICTOR III-class SSNs, on which the design was based. The boats in this class were built as replacements for the HAN-class. The initial variant, also known as the SHANG I, was followed by the Type 093A/SHANG II and Type 093B/SHANG III designs. See "Variants," below for more information. HULL: The submarine features...


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