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Royal Navy Commissions 2nd Astute SSN

Royal Navy Commissions 2nd Astute SSN

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 […]


Royal Navy’s New Submarine Gets Royal Approval

Royal Navy’s New Submarine Gets Royal Approval

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 […]


Astute Nuclear Submarine Leaves for Sea Trials

Astute Nuclear Submarine Leaves for Sea Trials

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 […]


Royal Navy’s Most Advanced Attack Submarine Prepares for Sea Trials

Royal Navy’s Most Advanced Attack Submarine Prepares for Sea Trials

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 […]


 
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