KRI Tanjung Dalpele

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This article is about current Indonesian ship "KRI Dr Soeharso (990)". For the former Indonesian ship "Tanjung (971)", see TS Pretoria.
Class overview
Name: Tanjung Dalpele/Dr Soeharso
Succeeded by: Makassar class
Completed: 1
General characteristics
Class & type: Hospital Ship/Landing Platform Dock
  • 11,300 tons standard displacement
  • 16,000 tons full displacement
Length: 122 m (400 ft)
Beam: 22 m (72 ft)
Draught: 6.7 m (22 ft)
Propulsion: Diesel Engine
Complement: 75 crew + 65 medical staff, accommodations up to 40 patients

KRI Tanjung Dalpele is an Indonesian warship of the Tanjung Dalpele class.[1]


The contract for the USD $35 million ship was signed with Daewoo International in September 2003.[2] The ship is a Landing Platform Dock designed and built by Daesun Shipbuilding and Eng.Co.Ltd Pusan. Later the role for this ship has changed to a Hospital Ship, and the ship was renamed[3] as KRI Dr Soeharso with pennant number 990 on 1 August 2007.