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For Sale: America’s Lethal Nuclear-Powered Submarines?

Manufacturer

General Dynamics Electric Boat Division and Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. – Newport News Shipbuilding.
Service

USN
Armament

Tomahawk missiles, twelve VLS tubes, MK48 ADCAP torpedoes, four torpedo tubes
Propulsion

One nuclear reactor, one shaft
Speed

25+ knots
Crew

15 officers; 117 enlisted