MB and ICN carry out sections of the “Riachuelo” Submarine

Google Translation On January 13 and 14, the Brazilian Navy (MB) and the company Itaguaí Construções Navais (ICN) transferred three S40 “Riachuelo” sections to the Construction Shipyard, on Madeira Island, in the Itaguaí Naval Complex, , the first submarine of the Submarine Development Program (PROSUB). The program provides for three more conventional units and the first Brazilian submarine with nuclear propulsion. The five-kilometer journey was completed in 11 hours, starting at the Steel Structures Manufacturing Unit (UFEM), which is also located in Itaguaí, Rio de Janeiro (RJ). The logistics operation…

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