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Narhvalen 1980 Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Narhvalen S320 219 Orlogsværftets, København 16.2.1965 10.9.1968 27.2.1970 stricken 10.2003
Nordkaperen S321 220 Orlogsværftets, København 20.1.1966 18.12.1969 22.12.1970 stricken 2.2004


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

370

Displacement normal, t

430 / 480

Length, m

45.4

Breadth, m

4.60

Draught, m

3.80

No of shafts

1

Machinery

2 Mercedes-Benz 820Db diesel-generators, 1 electric motor

Power, h. p.

1100 / 2300

Max speed, kts

10 / 17

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament

8 - 533 TT (bow, 8)

Electronic equipment

Calypso radar, SRS-M1H, GHG AN5039A1 sonars

Complement

22

Diving depth operational, m

80



Standard scale images


<i>Nahrvalen </i>1975
Nahrvalen 1975


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<i>Narhvalen </i>1980 <i>Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.</i>
Narhvalen 1980 Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.


Project history

License-built boats of German Type 205 (West German U4), modified for Danish needs.

Modernizations

1994, Narhvalen; 1995, Nordkaperen: - SRS-M1H, GHG AN5039A1 sonars; + PSU-83  sonar suite (CSU 3.2, PRS 3.4 sonars), Sealion ECM suite, new batteries were mounted

Naval service

No significant events.

Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.