New Submarines

The Norwegian Submarine Project is on track. Germany and Norway are working closely together on procuring identical submarines, and the joint process towards the submarine supplier tkMS is well under way.

Illustration - German submarine.

New Submarines - status per 1 February 2018

En videreføring av ubåtkapasiteten anses helt sentral for at Forsvaret skal kunne opprettholde en avskrekkende effekt. I samsvar med den nye langtidsplanen for Forsvaret, skal Norge anskaffe fire nye ubåter som skal fases inn fra midten av 2020-tallet.

Tyskland er valgt som strategisk samarbeidspartner for nye ubåter

Germany strategic partner

After a comprehensive evaluation process, The Norwegian Government decided on Germany as strategic partner for new submarines. The partnership is based on a German-Norwegian common purchase and lifetime management of identical, new submarines.

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Germany chosen as strategic partner for new submarines to Norway

After a comprehensive evaluation process, The Norwegian Government decided on Germany as strategic partner for new submarines. The partnership is based on a German-Norwegian common purchase and lifetime management of identical, new submarines.