The Fleet Support Service of the French Navy, the Service de Soutien de la Flotte (SSF) has awarded the French shipbuilder DCNS a contract for the maintenance of nuclear-powered attack submarines of the Le Triomphant-class. The contract will run between November 2016 and 2025.

The fleet is comprised of Le Triomphant, Le Téméraire, Le Vigilant and Le Terrible submarines. They are armed with the M51 improved missile with nuclear warhead.

n08-013-n-11-dcns-h-simon-b(Triomphant-class, DCNS).

n09-062-n-01-dcns-h-simon-b(Triomphant-class, DCNS).


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