The Seawolf class is a type of nuclear-powered submarine used by the US Navy. It was intended to replace the Los Angeles class, with design work starting in 1983. The original plan was to build a fleet of 29 Seawolf submarines over a decade, but this was eventually reduced to just 12 vessels. The end of the Cold War and budget limitations led to the cancellation of further additions to the fleet in 1995, resulting in only three Seawolf submarines being built. The high cost of these submarines, around $3 billion each, made them the most expensive fast attack subs in the US Navy and the second most expensive submarines overall, after the French Triomphant-class ballistic missile subs. The cancellation of the Seawolf program led to the development of the smaller Virginia class.
he Seawolf class of submarines was designed to be the most advanced and stealthy fast attack submarines in the US Navy. They are equipped with advanced sonar systems, torpedoes, missiles, and mines, and are capable of operating in both shallow and deep waters. The Seawolf class is powered by a nuclear reactor, which allows them to operate for extended periods of time without needing to refuel. These submarines are also equipped with an
Air Independent Propulsion (AIP) system, which allows them to operate quietly while submerged. The Seawolf class is designed to be highly agile and maneuverable, making them well-suited for a variety of missions, including intelligence gathering, anti-submarine warfare, and special operations support.
A handcrafted 20-inch Mahogany Seawolf Class Submarine model that recreates a beautiful rendition of this beautiful boat!
USS Connecticut (SSN-22) Submarine,Navy,Scale Model,Mahogany,20 inch,Seawolf Class Class
USS Connecticut (SSN-22) Submarine Dive with the USS Connecticut (SSN-22) Submarine again in this handcrafted 20-inch submarine. Each piece is carved from wood and handpainted to provide a piece you’ll love. Length – 20 inches USS Connecticut (SSN-22) is a … Read More
USS Jimmy Carter (SSN-23) Submarine,Navy,Scale Model,Mahogany,20 inch,Seawolf Class
- Length – 20 inches
- Made from Mahogany
- US Veteran Owned Business
- The product is not intended to be used by children 12 years and younger.
USS Seawolf (SSN-21) Submarine,Navy,Scale Model,Mahogany,20 inch,Seawolf Class Class
USS Seawolf (SSN-21) Submarine Dive with the USS Seawolf (SSN-21) Submarine again in this handcrafted 20-inch submarine. Each piece is carved from wood and handpainted to provide a piece you’ll love. USS Seawolf (SSN-21), is a nuclear powered fast attack … Read More