Our underwater weapon offer
Naval Group has an effective offer in terms of conventional and nuclear-powered submarines (note: nuclear technologies are dedicated to the French navy).
Stealthy and easy to manoeuvre, the Scorpène® submarine sets new standards both on the open seas and in shallow waters. Its missions include combat against surface ships and submarines, intelligence gathering, special operations.
Barracuda: French excellence
The French navy’s new ship subsurface nuclear submarine is versatile, mobile, enduring and quick to deploy. Missions: all areas of warfare, support for deterrence, deep strikes, extended area surveillance, deployment with a naval aircraft force, cooperation within coalitions, special forces.
Conventional Barracuda: the world of silence
The conventional Barracuda is an extremely silent, powerful, versatile, discreet and enduring submarine that can be deployed over long distances for long periods.
Ship Subsurface Ballistic Nuclear submarine (SSBN)
The future third-generation ship subsurface ballistic nuclear submarine (3G SSBN) will offer the best performances in detection and discretion to benefit nuclear deterrence. Invulnerable because undetectable.