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Walrus leaves polar region to snooze on Dutch submarine at naval base in North Holland

A female walrus was discovered sleeping on a Dutch submarine in a naval base in North Holland.Walruses normally live in the polar regions – several hundred miles north. This particular animal is one of at least two of the species that have been seen far from their Arctic habitat.Freya, as the animal has been named, […]

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US Navy sacks three top commanding officers of submarine that crashed underwater mountain

The US Navy has sacked three top crew members aboard a nuclear submarine that crashed into an underwater mountain. Commander Cameron Aljilani and two others were removed after an investigation into the incident in the disputed South China Sea. The USS Connecticut struck the object last month, forcing the vessel to come to the surface […]

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United States: Navy nuclear engineer, wife arrested for selling nuclear submarine secrets

A US navy nuclear engineer and his wife have been charged with trying to sell nuclear secrets to what they thought was a foreign state. Jonathan Toebbe and his wife Diana were arrested in West Virginia over the weekend, the Justice Department announced. They allegedly tried to sell nuclear submarine design data, hidden in a […]

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Submerged Chinese submarine spotted sailing near Japan’s territorial waters

Japan’s defence ministry said on Sunday that a submarine believed to be from China was spotted in waters near its southern islands, as maritime tensions persist in the Pacific. Japan’s navy on Friday morning identified a submerged vessel sailing northwest just outside territorial waters near Amami Oshima island, part of Kagoshima prefecture, the ministry said […]

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Sunk Indonesian navy submarine split into three parts

The Indonesian navy submarine that sank off the coast of Bali on Wednesday has been found split into three pieces on the sea bed, officials say. All the vessel’s 53 crew have been confirmed dead. Navy officials said they had received signals from the sub’s location more than 800m on Sunday. An underwater rescue vehicle […]

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Debris of missing Indonesian Navy submarine found on ocean floor

The Indonesian submarine that went missing on Wednesday off the coast of Bali with 53 people on board has reportedly sunk. Rescuers found debris including prayer mats, where the submarine went missing. The Indonesian navy has insisted the sub was in good condition but an oil slick where it is thought the vessel submerged has […]

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Indonesia submarine with 53 people goes missing off Bali; neighbours offer help

An Indonesian navy submarine has gone missing with 53 people on board, military officials say. The KRI Nanggala-402 was conducting live-fire torpedo exercises north of the island of Bali when it lost contact at about 3:00am on Wednesday morning. Some reports say contact was lost after the submarine had been given clearance to dive into […]

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INS Arihant Is A Nuclear Submarine Made In India

India’s first indigenous built nuclear submarine INS Arihant, has successfully completed its first Deterrent Patrol. This means it’s enlisted and is on patrol carrying missiles, in this case nuclear missile. Nuclear-powered submarines armed with nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles (SSBNs) they are very difficult to detect. They can stay in waters for months before being detected. INS […]