TITLE

IN MY VIEW

AUTHOR(S)
Polmar, Norman
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Naval War College Review;Autumn2006, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p119
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the operations of nuclear powered cruise missile submarine (SSGN). The author challenges the aspects for the SSGN to be a truly dual-mission submarine. He stresses that an 18,750-ton, 560-foot submarine requires a significant depth of water. He questions the scenarios in which the troops carried by an SSGN will be landed for a clandestine operation.
ACCESSION #
23450937

 

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