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Whiskey Class - Project 613 - Production

Some sources claim 256 Whiskey class submarines were built on 9 different shipyards in the Soviet Union. Other sources report the Soviet Union built a total 215 Whiskeys, while China built another 21 built locally from parts provided by the Soviet Union, known as Type 03, for a grand total of 236. VADM Burov, head of the Soviet Defense Ministry's Shipbuilding Institute from 1969-1983, confirms that 215 units built.

Year Gorkiy Nikolayev Baltic Komsomolsk Total
1951 1 - - - 1
1952 4 5 - - 9
1953 16 11 3 30
1954 29 14 - 1 44
1955 37 18 8 4 67
1956 26 15 4 4 49
1957 - 9 3 2 14
1958 - - 1 - 1
Total 113 72 19 11 215



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