PNS Hamza (S139)
|Namesake:||Hamza ibn ‘Abd al-Muttalib|
|Builder:||Pakistan Navy dockyard, Karachi|
|Commissioned:||26 September 2008 |
|Class and type:||Khalid-class submarine|
PNS Hamza, named after Hamza ibn ‘Abd al-Muttalib, is Khalid-class submarine of Pakistan Navy. Hamza is the third member of the Khalid class. She was built in Pakistan at Pakistan Navy dockyard, Karachi under a transfer of technology contract signed on 21 September 1994 with DCNS France.