F or a century, Groton, Connecticut has been home to the Naval Submarine Base and Training School. It’s turned into an economic staple for the region with the presence of submarine manufacturer, General Dynamics Electric Boat. The state of Connecticut is celebrating one hundred years as the “Submarine Capital of the World”. WNPR in this program hour discusses the history of the submarine industry and how it fares today. These vessels continue to play an important role in U.S. military strategy.