Hearing without being heard. Seeing without being seen. Impressive, stealthy and scalable, Naval Group submarines have earned their reputation in the world’s oceans. They command respect and are the best assets of navies to guarantee sovereignty at sea.
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 high seas and in shallow waters. Missions: combat against surface ships and submarines, intelligence gathering, special operations.
Barracuda: French excellence
The French Navy’s new nuclear attack 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 extremely silent, powerful, versatile, discreet and enduring submarine that can be deployed over long distances for long periods.
Nuclear ballistic missile submarine (SSBN)
The future 3rd generation nuclear ballistic missile submarine (SNLE 3G) will offer the best performances in detection and discretion for nuclear deterrence. Invulnerable because undetectable.