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2013-11-29 Caucasus/Russia/Central Asia
Holy Red October Batman....
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Posted by Warthog 2013-11-29 10:07|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6484 views ]  Top

#1 Armed with 18 torpedoes and eight surface-to-air missiles,

SAMs, eh? That should add an interesting twist to the sub-chasing game.
Posted by SteveS 2013-11-29 14:42||   2013-11-29 14:42|| Front Page Top

#2 Diesel Electric?

None of the performance specifications about range and patrol loiter time make any sense.

There is more to this boat that the Russians want us to know.
Posted by Bill Clinton 2013-11-29 15:17||   2013-11-29 15:17|| Front Page Top

#3 Up scale coastal defense boat. A good one. Likely designed for export. Look at the picture in shipyard, note the size of the sail as related to hull.
Posted by Shipman 2013-11-29 18:07||   2013-11-29 18:07|| Front Page Top

#4 Mehhh, AFAIK the most important vessel in any RN overseas task force is the FLEET/OCEAN SALVAGE TUG - CHECK BACK WID ME AFTER IT CHANGES.

Nice to look at though.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2013-11-29 18:40||   2013-11-29 18:40|| Front Page Top

#5 With a coastal boat, there's always the hope you can swim back to shore.
Posted by SteveS 2013-11-29 18:49||   2013-11-29 18:49|| Front Page Top

#6 Kursk junior...
Posted by M. Murcek 2013-11-29 21:29||   2013-11-29 21:29|| Front Page Top

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