NWI - Naval Warfare

Barracuda launch sees France open new nuclear chapter

12th July 2019 - 15:41 GMT | by Richard Thomas in Cherbourg

RSS

Save this for later

The product of a generation of intellectual and physical labour from French industry, government and military agencies, the first of the French Navy’s Suffren-class nuclear-powered attack submarine was launched at a ceremony at Naval Group’s facility in Cherbourg on 12 July.

Drawing dignitaries and guests from across ...

Want to read more?

Premium news content is only available to Shephard Plus subscribers or Online News subscribers

Back to News

Share to

Linkedin