Undersea Archive

  • By Fleet Master Chief April Beldo Manpower, Personnel, Training, and Education (MPT&E) Fleet Master Chief Jan. 16, 2016, was an amazing day. In fact, it was one of the most memorable […]

    A Day I’ll Never Forget

    By Fleet Master Chief April Beldo Manpower, Personnel, Training, and Education (MPT&E) Fleet Master Chief Jan. 16, 2016, was an amazing day. In fact, it was one of the most memorable […]

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  • When our midshipmen take on West Point’s cadets in the 116th Army-Navy Game, the mids will be wearing uniforms that pay homage to seven types of our ships - detailed on seven hand-painted […]

    #ArmyNavy Game: Our Navy’s Subs and USNA’s Wide Receivers

    When our midshipmen take on West Point’s cadets in the 116th Army-Navy Game, the mids will be wearing uniforms that pay homage to seven types of our ships - detailed on seven hand-painted […]

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  • For enemies of the United States, the U.S. Navy is a frightening adversary; but perhaps the most frightening thing about it is the fact that at any given moment, the […]

    Inside the U.S. Navy’s Silent Service

    For enemies of the United States, the U.S. Navy is a frightening adversary; but perhaps the most frightening thing about it is the fact that at any given moment, the […]

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  • By Vice Adm. Joseph E. Tofalo Commander, Submarine Forces This weekend we reached an important milestone in United States submarine history – the centennial of the first submarines to be […]

    Connecticut’s Submarine Century

    By Vice Adm. Joseph E. Tofalo Commander, Submarine Forces This weekend we reached an important milestone in United States submarine history – the centennial of the first submarines to be […]

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  • The fast-attack submarine USS Seawolf (SSN 21) returned to its homeport of Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton Aug. 21, following a six-month deployment. During the deployment, Seawolf conducted routine submarine operations, which […]

    USS Seawolf Completes Six-Month Arctic Deployment

    The fast-attack submarine USS Seawolf (SSN 21) returned to its homeport of Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton Aug. 21, following a six-month deployment. During the deployment, Seawolf conducted routine submarine operations, which […]

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  • By Rear Adm. Joseph E. Tofalo Director, Undersea Warfare Division (N97) This weekend, we celebrated the anniversary of the first SSBN patrol. For the uninitiated, SSBN means Ship Submersible Ballistic (Nuclear) with […]

    50+ years and counting!: Anniversary of first SSBN patrol

    By Rear Adm. Joseph E. Tofalo Director, Undersea Warfare Division (N97) This weekend, we celebrated the anniversary of the first SSBN patrol. For the uninitiated, SSBN means Ship Submersible Ballistic (Nuclear) with […]

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  • The Navy will commission its newest attack submarine, North Dakota, during an 11 a.m. (EDT)  ceremony Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Submarine Base New London in Groton, Connecticut. Before we commission […]

    Inside North Dakota (SSN 784)

    The Navy will commission its newest attack submarine, North Dakota, during an 11 a.m. (EDT)  ceremony Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Submarine Base New London in Groton, Connecticut. Before we commission […]

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  • By Rear Adm. Dave Kriete Commander, Submarine Group 9 Today marks an important milestone for our Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) force – the 30th anniversary of the commissioning of […]

    Sailing Past 30 for the Ohio Class Boomers

    By Rear Adm. Dave Kriete Commander, Submarine Group 9 Today marks an important milestone for our Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) force – the 30th anniversary of the commissioning of […]

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  • Today, the nation commemorates the 4000th strategic deterrent submarine patrol by conducting dual ceremonies at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Ga., and SUBASE Bangor, Wash. What is a strategic deterrent […]

    By the Numbers: 4,000 Patrols of Strategic Deterrence

    Today, the nation commemorates the 4000th strategic deterrent submarine patrol by conducting dual ceremonies at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Ga., and SUBASE Bangor, Wash. What is a strategic deterrent […]

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  • By Adm. Cecil D. Haney Commander, U.S. Strategic CommandToday, the nation commemorates the 4,000th strategic deterrent submarine patrol with dual ceremonies at SUBASE Kings Bay, GA and SUBASE Bangor, WA. While […]

    Boomers on Patrol for 50+ Years Complete 4,000 Patrols

    By Adm. Cecil D. Haney Commander, U.S. Strategic CommandToday, the nation commemorates the 4,000th strategic deterrent submarine patrol with dual ceremonies at SUBASE Kings Bay, GA and SUBASE Bangor, WA. While […]

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