|Swiftsure Class (1973) Fleet Attack SSN Specification|
|116.||To Swiftsure Class (1973) SSN Ships :|
|Displacement :||4,200 tonnes, (4,900 tonnes dived).|
|82.9m x 9.8m x 8.5m|
|Range :||Limited by food and crew endurance.|
capable of firing,
Spearfish and Tigerfish torpedoes
Tomahawk cruise missiles.
including, Bow, Flank, Active intercept, and Towed Arrays.
Attack and Search Periscopes.
Collision avoidance radar.
Electronic warfare equipment.
|Power plant :||Single
shaft PWR-1 nuclear reactor,
2 x geared steam turbines 15,000shp,
.4000bhp emergency diesel-electric plant.
Max Speed :
|In excess of 30 knots dived.|
|To Swiftsure Class (1973) SSN :|
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15 December, 2012.
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