Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  

New Review: Ukrainian Submarine “Zaporizhzhia” 641 Foxtrot class

Recommended Posts

Product Image

The Soviet Foxtrot class submarine, known as Project 641, was a diesel-electric powered attack submarine. First commissioned in 1971, they served until 1994 with Soviet and satellite operators. This particular boat first saw service with the Soviet Navy. When the Soviet Union broke up, this boat was in port in Ukraine. The fledgling Ukrainian Navy seized it, becoming the first, and only submarine in Ukraine service. Upon the Russian takeover of the Ukrainian State, the boat reverted to Soviet control. Interesting stuff indeed, and I still can't pronounce the name!!

read more

View the full article

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites
Sign in to follow this