Britain’s most advanced attack submarine HMS Ambush has officially joined the Royal Navy fleet following a ceremony. Head of the Navy Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope attended the service at Faslane naval base on the Clyde where the 7,400-tonne sub was […]
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The UK’s most powerful attack submarine, HMS Astute, has been welcomed into the Royal Navy today. In a Commissioning ceremony overseen by the boat’s patron the Duchess of Cornwall, Astute officially became ‘Her Majesty’s Ship’. HMS Astute is quieter than […]
BARROW-IN-FURNESS, UK: The first of class Astute nuclear powered attack submarine left BAE Systems’ shipyard at Barrow-in-Furness for the first stage of sea trials designed to prove its capability as the most formidable vessel of its kind ever operated by […]
BARROW-IN-FURNESS, UK: The largest, most powerful and stealthiest nuclear attack submarine ever built for the Royal Navy is preparing to leave the BAE Systems shipyard in Barrow-in-Furness for sea trials. BAE Systems is responsible for the design, build and initial […]