Submarine l'Espadon, Saint-Nazaire

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A prime example of French naval innovation, Submarine l'Espadon started as a target for torpedo practice, but ended up impressing the naval community by successfully making a journey under ice in the Norwegian Sea at far as 70 degrees north. Docked as a museum ship since 1987, she can be seen in all her glory resting at port. Peruse the complexity of the control room and admire the ingenious design that allowed this vessel to conquer the cold and ice under the sea’s immense pressure. Make Submarine l'Espadon a centerpiece of your Saint-Nazaire vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Saint-Nazaire trip planner.
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  • Must do when it comes in the region see or sub marinies live and work I their tire my hat
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  • Submarine present in SAINT-NAZAIRE for many years which is very interesting to visit and well located in an airlock of the former base.
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  • A trip almost underwater site is has see also is the former base of German submarines. life on Board could not be simple, and the explanations are good.
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