Thursday, August 04, 2011

Qing class SSB sets sail.

After a period of inspection in Shanghai, the lead class of the Qing Class SSB is ready to set sail.   If everything checked out,  expect it to be commissioned soon.

Photo credit goes to HSH---hshfans

In the meanwhile, the old 200 (PLAN's sole Golf class SSB) has returned to Port Arthur


TLAM Strike said...

The Golf:

What are those rubber bumpers on her deck for?

Coatepeque said...

Not sure.

Good catch.

i wonder the world said...

whats the word on the street (or defense forums) on how technically advanced these qing subs are?

Coatepeque said...

speculations mostly. in fact, its very technical role is still open to debate.