- Apr 29, 2015
L&T's New Submarine displayed at DefExpo'22
- Diesel-electric midget submarine
- ~45 meters long (just 25 meters shorter than Scorpene).
- 4.3 meters pressure head diameter and 5.9 meters height
- Displacement 500 tonnes surfaced (550 tonnes submerged).
- Endurance 20+ days and Range 2000 nautical miles.
- Total crew 12: 2 operators, 2 diver support personnel and 8 special forces.
- Two swimmer delivery vehicles (each having 4 special forces) to deploy soldiers to shores.
- Carries two torpedoes for limited offensive roles.
- If supplied to Navy, will be scaled up for L&T's upcoming conventional submarine program.