武汉剁饼子2020：France announces the first successful test-fire of cruise missiles by nuclear submarines
France announces the first successful test-fire of cruise missiles by nuclear submarines
The French Ministry of Defense issued a press release on the 21st, stating thatThe French new type of attack nuclear submarine “Sufran” successfully tested cruise missiles for the first time on the 20th at a maritime missile test base near Biscarrosse in southwestern France.
The communiqué said,”Syfran” is the first of the new generation of French attack nuclear submarine “Barracuda” class.Will be delivered to the French Navy at the end of 2020,Official service will begin in 2021.”Barracuda” class attack nuclear submarine plans to build 6 ships,To replace the “Ruby” class nuclear submarine currently serving in the French Navy.
The communique also said,The cruise missile tested on the 20th has a range of hundreds of kilometers.Can destroy the enemy’s infrastructure deep in the land.The “Syfran” nuclear submarine became the first French nuclear submarine with this conventional strike capability.Able to carry out continuous strikes on the enemy,Improved the penetration capability of the French army in the theater.
French Defense Minister Pali said,The cruise missile was successfully tested this time,It marked “the French Navy has a new strategic strike capability.”