INDONESIAN NAVY SUBMARINE WITH 53 CREW MISSING IN BALI SEA

0
283

On Apr 21 all contacts were lost with Indonesian Navy KRI NANGGALA (402) Cakra-class submarine with 53 crew, which was conducting torpedoes drill in Bali sea, some 20 nm (according to AIS data) north of northern Bali island coast. Active search was launched, with deployment of Navy and SAR ships and boats. As of 1320 UTC Apr 21, SAR was under way, results unknown. 
Indonesian Navy KRI NANGGALA (402) Cakra-class submarine, displacement 1390, length 60 meters, built 1981, armament torpedoes, sea endurance 50 days, trial depth 240 meters.

Posted in Accidents by Mikhail Voytenko on Apr 21, 2021 at 13:25.