French submarine Le Téméraire (S617)(Redirected from French submarine Téméraire (S617))
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Le Téméraire is a Triomphant-class ballistic missile submarine of the French Navy, launched in January 1998, and commissioned in December 1999, six months behind schedule. The boat had, in May 1999, successfully test launched an M45 submarine-launched ballistic missile.
Le Téméraire (S 617)
|Cost:||€4.282 billions (2010)|
|Laid down:||18 December 1993|
|Launched:||21 January 1998|
|Commissioned:||23 December 1999|
|Class and type:||Triomphant-class submarine|
|Length:||138 m (453 ft)|
|Beam:||12.50 m (41.0 ft)|
|Draught:||10.60 m (34.8 ft)|
|Speed:||over 25 knots (46 km/h; 29 mph)|
|Range:||Unlimited distance; 20–25 years|
|Test depth:||Over 400 m (1,300 ft)|
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