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How to Build a Nuclear Submarine


The construction of HMS Astute, the Royal Navy's biggest and most powerful attack submarine, which cost more than £1billion and is able to circumnavigate the globe without surfacing. The programme follows engineers, designers and skilled craftsmen as they work on the vessel, from the initial stages of production to its first journey into the open sea.

Cast & Crew

Executive Producer Tina Fletcher
Series Producer Steve Crabtree
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