Thursday, December 18, 2014

The giant tubes that launch nuclear missiles in Ohio-class submarines

The giant tubes that launch nuclear missiles in Ohio-class submarines

Impressive photo of the giant tubes that house four of the 24 Trident II D5 Submarine Launched Ballistic Missiles (SLBM) carried by Ohio-class nuclear submarines. 14 of these submarines travel for months underwater, carrying fifty percent of all the active thermonuclear warheads in the US arsenal.

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