30/09/1954 World's first nuclear-powered submarine is commissioned
USS Nautilus Voyage to the North Pole
Submarine - The First Nuclear Submarine USS Nautilus (SSN-571)
The First Nuclear Submarine in The World - HERO SHIPS USS Nautilus
The vessel was called USS Nautilus. Nuclear propulsion allowed her to remain submerged longer than diesel-electric submarines. USS Nautilus broke many records in her first years of operation. She traveled to locations previously beyond the limits of submarines. She was decommissioned in 1980 and preserved as a museum ship.