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Walrus  
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1990
Total Production: 4
Origin: Netherlands
Parent System: Walrus
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1990
Total Production: 4
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Description: The Walrus-class conventional-powered submarines were conceived to perform open sea warfare. They feature 4 533mm torpedo tubes for up to 20 Mk48 torpedoes and Harpoon anti-ship missiles. These ship can perform anti-submarine, anti-surface warfare missions as well as surveillance, reconnaissance and special operations missions.

The Royal Netherlands Navy ordered 4 Walrus-class submarines.

Walrus Specifications

Crew: 50
Number of Weapons: 20
Torpedo Tubes: 4
Dimensions
Beam: 8.40 meter (27.6 foot)
Draft: 6.60 meter (21.7 foot)
Length: 68 meter (223 foot)
Performance
Max Range: 16,000 kilometer (8,639 nautical mile)
Power
Power: 5,500 shp (4.10 MW)
Speed
Top Speed Submerged: 10.3 mps (20.0 knot)
Weight
Displacement Submerged: 2,800 ton
Displacement Surfaced: 2,400 ton
CEP: Circular Error Probable
Meters (m)   Kilometers (km)   Nautic Miles (nm)   Inch (in)   Yard (yd)   Foot (ft)   Millimeter (mm)
Pound (lb)   Kilogram (kg)   kN (KiloNewton)   Ton (t)
Meters per Second (mps)   Kilometers per Hour (kph)   Knot (kt)   Miles per Hour (mph)
Liter (l)   Galon (gl)
Year (yr)   Minutes (min)   Second (sec)
Shaft-Horse-Power (shp)

Walrus News

There are 4 news between
11 Jun 2009 and 20 Jan 2015
Tuesday, January 20, 2015Saab and Damen Team for Walrus Future Submarine Replacement Program
Wednesday, June 29, 2011Passive Sonar Processing Systems to Dutch Navy's Walrus-Class Submarines
Thursday, July 29, 2010FMS: the Netherlands Requests Sale of 40 Mark 48 Mod 7AT Torpedoes
Thursday, June 11, 2009Walrus-class Boats to Receive HABETaS Submarine Escape System

Operators & Related Equipment


OperatorsItems
Netherlands4
YearHoldings
20154
20144
20134
20124
20114
20104
20094
20084
20074
20064

Grand Total 41
Defensive Weapons
Mark 48 Mod 4x20
Mark 48 Mod 7x20
Offensive Weapons
RGM-84D Harpoonx20

Walrus Ship Listing


SerialNameStatusLaunch DateCommissionDecommission
S802 Walrus-1992-
S803 Zeeleeuw-1990-
S808 Dolfijn-1993-
S810 Bruinvis-1994-

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