“The latest developments were used in the construction of this submarine with a displacement of 1800 tons, and it will be armed with powerful weapons systems. This together will significantly strengthen the Navy of the Republic of Korea, ”the release said.
The report also notes that "the submarine, named" Hon Bom Do "in honor of the fighter for the independence of Korea from Japan, will be armed, including torpedoes and the latest guided missiles."
According to the information, the length of the submarine is 65 m, width - 6,3 m, its maximum speed - up to 20 knots.
It is planned that the boat will be transferred the fleet in the second half of 2017