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03-30-2006, 03:02 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile16477/German-submarine-U-212.htm>German submarine U-212</a></b><br><br>The newest submarine-class of the German Navy and the most modern non-nuclear submarine of the world. It's propulsion system is an air-independend hydrogen propulsion system.<br />
U-31 (NATO pennant S-181) was launched in March 02 and commissioned in October 05 after long trials.<br />
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Displacement: 1,450 tons surfaced, 1,830 tons submerged<br />
Length: 56 m<br />
Beam: 7 m<br />
Draft: 6 m<br />
Speed: 20 kn (submerged)<br />
Depth: >250 m<br />
Weapons: 6x21' tubes for 12 torpedoes<br />
Complement: 27<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/933595admin.jpg>