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French cruiser sub Surcouf. Lost under mysterious circumstances, believed rammed by US freighter in 1942. Guns are 8 inch.
Evening Quickie #soldierporn: A cruise with a view.
The ballistic missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson transits past the Olympic Mountains as it prepares to conduct sea trials in Bangor, Wash., Jan. 16, 2013.
Flag Raised on K-329 Severodvinsk - First Russian Yasen-Class Submarine Officially Accepted into Russian Navy Service
Laid down in 1993, the first Yasen (Ash Tree) class submarine experienced budgetary delays, and was finally launched in 2010. It began sea trials in September 2011, and began operation in the Russian Navy in December 2013.
Based on the Akula and Alfa-class submarines, the Yasen-class is intended to replace Soviet-era subs in the Russian Navy. It has ten torpedo tubes and a 32 or 40 cell VLS system for launching Kalibr cruise missiles.
New York. Brooklyn Navy Yard, Dry Dock 4?, January 24, 1916.