VIRGINIA (SSN-774) class SSN Weapon Systems // Ships // Submarines


Country of Origin: USA

The boats of the VIRGINIA class are the U.S. Navy's most advanced nuclear-powered attack submarines. They are being constructed in blocks, with various improvements being integrated in each one. The design is modular to enable the subs to be quickly equipped with future capabilities. The subs are designed to perform intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; special operations; and anti-submarine, surface and strike warfare missions. These submarines were referred to as the "Centurion"...

 

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