Electric Boat Division (General Dynamics Corporation) - USA
USS Tullibee (SSN-597)
Traveling under the surface to search, track, and / or engage or reconnoiter areas.
Active patroling of vital waterways and maritime areas; can also serve as local deterrence against airborne and seaborne threats.
Serving in support (either firepower or material) of the main surface fleet in Blue Water environments.
1 x S2C nuclear reactor driving 2 x steam turbines; 2 x electric powerplants developing 7,300 shaft horsepower to 1 x shaft.
1 knot = 1.15 mph; 1 nm = 1.15 mile; 1 nm = 1.85 km
4 x 21-inch (533mm) bow-mounted torpedo tubes.