Wednesday, April 11, 2018

US: The US Navy submarine fleet as of April 1, 2018.

(Washington) The nice folks at Naval Analyses have knocked out a pretty decent infographic  on all the submarines that are currently in active service with the United States Navy (as of April 1, 2018).

Currently, the United States Navy operates:
  • 14 Ohio class ballistic missile submarines (SSBN).
  • 4 Ohio class (modified) guided missile submarines (SSGN).
  • 3 Seawolf class nuclear-powered attack submarines (SSN) (including the modified USS Jimmy Carter SSN-23).
  • 15 Virginia class SSN while one more, the USS Indiana SSN-789 is about to join the fleet.
  • 23 Improved Los Angeles class SSN, and 12 Los Angeles class SSN.