Atilay Class (Type 209/1200)

Operator: Turkey
Status: In Service
Number: 6
Names: S-347 Atilay 23-Jul-75
S-348 Saldiray 21-Oct-75
S-349 Batiray 20-Jul-78
S-350 Yildiray 20-Jul-81
S-351 Doganay 16-Nov-85
S-352 Dolunay 21-Jul-89
General Specs
Country of origin: Germany
Manufacturer: 347-349: Howaldswerke, Kiel; 350-352: Golcuk Naval Shipyard
Introduced: 1974
Displacement: 1,185 tons dived
Propulsion: Diesel-Electric
Power: 5000 SHP
Max Speed: 22 knots
Length: 183.3 ft (55.9 m)
Beam: 20.3 ft (6.2 m)
Draft: 18 (5.5 m)
Dive Depth: (1,640 ft (500 m)
Hull Material:
Fuel Capacity:
Range: 13,003 miles (11,300 nm)
Crew: 38
Armament: 8 x 533mm tubes
Torpedos 14 x AEG SST;  MK-37; MK-23
Sonar/Sensors: S 63B – Surface Search Radar
CSU-3 passive / active search and attack Sonar
Misc Systems: Doganay and Dolunay are currently undergoing moderization to improve their periscopes, inertial navigation systems and electrionic support systems.


Turkey Completes Sub Upgrades

Turkey has completed upgrades on two Ay-class submarines, contractor STM said Thursday. STM, an Ankara-based defense technologies company, said that it finished the upgrades which it had started four-and-a-half years ago. The upgraded Turkish submarines are the TCG Dognap and TCG Tolunay. STM said this is the first time a Turkish non-military company has completed […]