Sweden’s New Submarine is Probably the World’s Stealthiest
The National Interest -

Caleb Larson

Security, Europe

The features that went into building this submarine are wild.

Saab’s Gotland-class recently enjoyed a refit, and is very quiet—the U.S. Navy even leased the first of the class, the HMS Gotland for two years in order to evaluate the sub’s capabilities and to improve their own anti-submarine techniques against a peer adversary. The Gotland-class is very stealthy, but pales in comparison to Sweden’s upcoming Blekinge-class, represented by two hulls, the HMS...


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