U-461 submarine, Peenemünde

The Soviet submarine project 651 (NATO designation Juliett) was accepted into the Northern fleet in 1965 with the name K-24, then renamed B-124. The ship was on combat duty until 1988. This is the largest diesel-powered submarine in history. Now this submarine is located in the Harbor of Peenemunde as a Museum ship. Here you can get acquainted with the internal structure of the boat and feel the harsh atmosphere of the service of Soviet submariners during the Cold war.

U-461 submarine, Peenemünde

Project 651 submarine (Juliett-class)

Peenemünde, Juliett-class submarine (U-461)

At the end of the 50s in the USSR, the design bureau "Rubin" developed a project of a submarine armed with cruise missiles (read more)


Retractable devices of the Juliett-class submarine

Project 651 submarine (Juliett-class)

On the conning tower of the submarine, there are many extendable devices: communication antennas, three periscopes for various purposes, a radio direction finder, and antennas for the missile guidance system (read more)