Submarine Squadron TWO
Submarine Squadron TWO maintains headquarters in building 1 at Naval Submarine Base New London. Squadron TWO's mission is to carry out the assigned tasks designated by Commander Submarine Force U.S. Atlantic Fleet; to provide operation direction as well as administrative and logistic support to assigned ships including those under construction at the Electric Boat Division of General Dynamics; and to monitor and coordinate all support provided to all ships and activities by the Naval Submarine Support Facility.
Squadron TWO has several assigned classes of submarines, some of which are unique. It is the only attack submarine squadron that includes a nuclear submarine research vessel, Submarine NR-1. The mission of this ship is to gather scientific data from the ocean environment.
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