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Soviet Nuclear Sub that Sank Off Norway in 1989 Still Emitting Radiation
By Gwladys Fouche OSLO, July 10 (Reuters) – A Soviet nuclear submarine which sank off Norway in 1989 is still emitting radiation, researchers said on Wednesday following an expedition that...
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Crew of Russian Nuclear Sub Prevented ‘Planetary Catastrophe’, Official Says
By Henry Meyer and Stepan Kravchenko (Bloomberg) –The 14 sailors who died during a fire last week on a nuclear-powered Russian military submarine prevented a “planetary catastrophe,” a top naval...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Russia Says Fourteen Russian Sailors Killed in Submarine Accident
By Polina Devitt and Christian Lowe MOSCOW, July 2 (Reuters) – Fourteen Russian sailors were killed when a fire broke out while their deep-water research submarine was carrying out a...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Watch: Russian Nuclear Submarine Rapid-Fires Four Ballistic Missiles
The Russian Defense Ministry has released video of nuclear-powered Borei-class submarine test firing a barrage of four Bulava missiles from below the surface. The test was conducted on Tuesday from...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Photos: U.S. Navy Submarines Surface in the Arctic Circle
Two U.S. Navy fast attack submarines surfaced from below the in the Arctic Circle during a multi-national training exercise currently taking place north of Alaska. The two submarines, the Los...
Friday, November 17, 2017
Argentine Navy Loses Contact with Submarine Off Patagonia
BUENOS AIRES, Nov 17 (Reuters) – An Argentine military submarine with 44 crew members on board was missing at sea in the South Atlantic on Friday, prompting a massive search...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Book Review — Seventeen Fathoms Deep: The Saga of the Submarine S-4 Disaster by Joseph A. Williams
Book Review by Rick Spilman – On the afternoon of December 17th, 1927, the US Navy submarine S-4 was surfacing near Provincetown, MA, when it was run down by US...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Monday, March 21, 2016
WATCH: U.S. Navy Attack Sub Emerges from Ice in the Arctic Circle
Some new video filmed and released by the U.S. Navy shows the awesome moment when a nuclear-powered fast attack sub surfaces from below ice in the Arctic circle. The USS...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Russian Submarine Wreck Found Off Sweden Has Probably Been There for Decades
By Elias von Hildebrand STOCKHOLM, July 28 (Reuters) – A submarine wreck discovered off the eastern coast of Sweden probably dates from World War One rather than last year...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
U.S. Rear Admiral Says Global Underwater Traffic Control Needed
The global undersea environment is increasingly crowded with the submarine equivalents of everything from jumbo jets to light aircraft, heightening the need for a control system to avoid mishaps, according to a senior U.S. naval officer.
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Sweden Says Credible Reports of Foreign Submarine In Its Waters
Sweden released on Sunday a grainy photo of a mysterious vessel in Stockholm's archipelago, as the military hunted for a foreign submarine or divers in the country's biggest such mobilization since the Cold War.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Video: Virginia-Class Submarine ‘John Warner’ Launched
Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has launched the Virginia-class submarine John Warner (SSN 785) at the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division, kicking off the final phases of construction prior to sea...
Monday, September 15, 2014
North Korea Seeking Submarines Capable of Firing Missiles
By Sam Kim Sept. 15 (Bloomberg) — North Korea has tried to enhance its submarines to make them capable of firing ballistic missiles as it seeks to boost its ability...
Monday, June 23, 2014
North Korea’s Kim Jong-Un Showboats Rusted, 1950’s-Era Submarine – PHOTOS
North Korea's "Supreme Leader" Kim Jong-un visited a naval base recently to tour a staple of the People's Navy's subsea warfare capabilities: a rusted-up, 1950's-era clunker submarine.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Russian Nuclear Submarine Rescues Sailors in Distress – PHOTOS
A group of civilian mariners got the surprise of their lives this Sunday when a giant Russian nuclear submarine came to the rescue after they had sent out a distress signal.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
$18 Billion Newbuild Order Awarded to General Dynamics
General Dynamics (GD) has their work cut out for them after winning a $17.6 billion newbuild order from the U.S. Navy yesterday. As a result of the order, General Dynamics’...
Monday, October 7, 2013
Billionaires Emulating Jules Verne Take Submarines to Sea Depths
Oct. 7 (Bloomberg) — The strange contraption slowly being assembled in a modest industrial shed in Breda, a small city in the Netherlands, bears little resemblance to Nautilus, the fictional...
Monday, June 10, 2013
Submarine Grave Discovery Propels New York Explorers’ Movie Bid
Two years after Tim Taylor and Christine Dennison put up $750,000 to find and document the R-12, and 70 years after the vessel sank, the two explorers are tapping crowd-funding site Kickstarter to finish a documentary about the discovery.
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