A new kind of submarine, mainly employed to data acquisition, but excellent deterrent against all threat, thanks his stealth capability. ITALY developed the submarine of the future equipped with AIP propulsion and SCUBA equipped commandos. Midum size 1500 ton, perfect for near coast operations but with important oceanic capabilities. The indispensable tool for protect the National Interests in the 21th century. What do You think about a fleet of 4 submarine Todaro class (U-212 A) in service with the Royal New Zealand Navy?