Astute Class Nuclear Submarine : 2010 to Date, Hardback Book

Astute Class Nuclear Submarine : 2010 to Date Hardback


The Astute-class is the largest, most advanced and most powerful attack submarine ever operated by the Royal Navy, combining world-leading sensors, design and weaponry in a versatile vessel.

The submarines are nuclear-propelled and fuelled by a nuclear reactor powerful enough to supply a city the size of Southampton.

Its advanced technology means the submarines will never need to be refuelled.

They employ the latest sonar technology, using the largest number of hydrophones ever fitted to a submarines with outstanding sensitivity...

This is the only book that gives the inside story of the Astute class.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Haynes Publishing Group
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9781785210716



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