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Victoria-Class Submarines Bow Sonar System Upgrade

Project Type

Project Replace


The BSSU project's objective is to recapitalize the legacy sonar suite of the Victoria Class with components of the AN/BQQ-10 sonar.


BSSU will reinstate a tactical advantage over threat platforms and gain improved survivability.

The requirements of this project will be met through a Foreign Military Sales arrangement.

Funding Range

$50 million to $99 million

Anticipated Timeline (Fiscal Year)

Options Analysis Phase
Definition Phase
Implementation Phase
Initial Delivery
Final Delivery

Defence Capability Areas

Defence Capability Investment Areas

Key Industrial Capabilities

Not applicable.

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