Turkish Navy – Submarines


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Attack Submarines (Diesel-powered)Bartin sub pens Turkey with subs 2020

Type 209 (12 boats active over 3 sub-classes) German widely exported design. 4 Atilay class; 4 Preveze class; 4 Gür class LOA 180′-200′ / 54.9-61 m TDISP 1,300 to 1,600 tons submerged

Type 209 Golcuk 2018
By length and general details, such as the built up casing at the base of the sail, this appears to be the Atilay variant.
Type 209 Golcuk 2017
By length and general details this seems to be one of the later two types.

Tang Class LOA 269′ / 82 m (287′ / 87.5 m after lengthening) TDISP 2,100 tons submerged.

TCG Pirireis (1980-2004) formerly USS Tang (1951-1980)  preserved as a museum boat at the Inciralti Sea Museum, Izmir TurkeyTCG Pirireis-USS Tang Izmir 2017TCG Hizirreis S-342 (1983-2004) formerly USS Gudgeon SS-567 (1952-1983) Museum boat at Kocaeli Naval Museum, Izmit. TCG Hizirreis-USS Gudgeon Izmit 2017

TCG Uluçalireis S-338 (1971-2000) Tench Class formerly USS Thornback SS-418 (1944-1971), a Pacific War veteran with war patrols off the Japanese coast. LOA 312′ / 95.1 m TDISP 2,415 tons submerged. Museum boat at Rahmi M. Koç Museum, Istambul.TCG Uluçalireis-USS Thornback Istambul 2018

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