Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force - JMSDF

 

 

Harushio class Submarine - SS

 

harushio class submarine ss 583 natsushio hayashio arashio wakashio fuyushio asashio jpan maritime self defense force jmsdf torpedo harpoon ssm

 

 

Units:

unit

laid down

launched

commissioned

decommissioned

SS 583 JDS Harushio

April 21, 1987

July 26, 1989

November 30, 1990

March 27, 2009

SS 584 JDS Natsushio

April 8, 1988

March 20, 1990

March 20, 1991

March 26, 2010

SS 585 JDS Hayashio

December 9, 1988

January 17, 1991

March 25, 1992

March 15, 2011

SS 586 JDS Arashio

January 8, 1990

March 17, 1992

March 17, 1993

March 19, 2012

SS 587 JDS Wakashio

December 12, 1990

January 22, 1993

March 1, 1994

March 5, 2013

SS 588 JDS Fuyushio

December 12, 1991

February 16, 1994

March 7, 1995

in service as TSS-3607

SS 589 JDS Asashio

December 24, 1992

July 12, 1995

March 12, 1997

in service as testbed

 

NOTES:

 

SS-585 JDS Hayashio was converted to training submarine (TSS-3606) on March 7, 2008 / finally decommissioned on March 15, 2011

SS-588 JDS Fuyushio was converted to training submarine (TSS-3607) on March 15, 2011

SS-589 JDS Asashio was converted to training submarine (TSS-3601) on March 9, 2000 / re-converted to an AIP testbed in April 2002

 

BUILDERS:

SS-583, SS-585, SS-587, SS-589 = Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Kobe, Japan

SS-584, SS-586, SS-588 = Kawasaki Shipbuilding, Kobe, Japan

 

 

Specifications:

 

Length:

77 meters

 

Beam:

10 meters

 

Draft:

7,7 meters

 

Displacement:

2450 tons (surfaced) / 2750 tons (submerged)

 

Speed:

12 knots (22 km/h) surfaced / 20 knots (37 km/h) submerged

 

Range:

 

 

Crew:

up to 75

 

Operational depth:

 

 

Propulsion:

DIESEL-ELECTRIC

2 x Kawasaki 12V25/25S diesel engines (3400 bhp surfaced)

1 x main electric-motor (7200 shp submerged)

1 shaft / 1 propeller (5 blades)

 

Armament:

6 x 21-inch (533mm) torpedo tubes for Type 80 or Type 89 torpedoes or sub-launched UGM-84 Harpoon SSM

 

images:

 

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SS 583 JDS Harushio

 

 

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SS 584 JDS Natsushio

 

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SS 584 JDS Natsushio

 

SS-584 JDS Natsushio Harushio class submarine

SS 584 JDS Natsushio

 

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SS 584 JDS Natsushio

 

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SS 584 JDS Natsushio

 

 

ss 587 jds wakashio harushio class submarine japan maritime self defense force

SS 587 JDS Wakashio

 

ss 587 jds wakshio harushio class submarine jmsdf

SS 587 JDS Wakashio

 

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SS 587 JDS Wakashio

 

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SS 587 JDS Wakashio

 

 

ss 588 jds fuyushio harushio class submarine japan maritime self defense force

SS 588 JDS Fuyushio

 

 

ss 589 jds asashio harushio class submarine jmsdf

SS 589 JDS Asashio

 

 

harushio class submarine japan maritime self defense force jmsdf line drawing

 

 

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