TITLE

SSGN Conversion Will Boost Offensive Power of the Fleet

AUTHOR(S)
Wegner, Brian J.
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jul2004, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on a single Ohio-class guided-missile submarine (SSGN) which will be armed with 154 Tomahawk cruise missiles. Conversion of four Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarines into the SSGN configuration; Suitability of the SSGN for testing and evaluation of submarine technologies with its large payload capacity, versatility and multiple large ocean interfaces. INSET: Model for Sea Power 21.
ACCESSION #
13715428

 

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