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Picture of the Day: Fatman In A Little Submarine

» by June 18th, 2014 at 1:30 pm » Comments (13)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] North Korean leader Kim Jong-un stands in the conning tower of a submarine in this picture published by the official Rodong Sinmun daily on Monday.  [Chosun ...more »

US Navy Decides To Retire Nuclear Submarine After Worker Intentionally Set It On Fire

» by March 30th, 2014 at 8:45 pm » Comments (8)

It is pretty amazing the damage and the cost that one idiot did to the US Navy just so he could get out of work early: The Navy said farewell Friday ...more »

Picture of the Day: Submarine Strength of Northeast Asia

» by September 1st, 2013 at 12:58 pm » Comments (4)

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Picture of the Day: The ROK Navy’s Submarine Ahn Jung-geun

» by August 8th, 2013 at 1:29 pm » Comments (6)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] This is the 1,800-ton submarine Ahn Jung-geun whose interior was disclosed to the press by the South Korean Navy for the first time on Aug. 4, ...more »

US Military Reportedly To Keep Nuclear Weapon Equipped Submarine In South Korean Waters

» by March 12th, 2013 at 8:26 am » Comments (12)

This is likely just a demonstration of US resolve to protect South Korea because I cannot believe anyone is taking the North's threats of launching a nuclear attack seriously: After two ...more »

China Converts Y-9 Aircraft for Anti-Submarine Operations

» by January 13th, 2013 at 6:40 pm » Comments (7)

According to a Korean language article on the Chosun Ilbo's Military News website , China has developed an anti-submarine aircraft comparable to the P3 Orion.  The Chinese converted their ...more »

US Postpones Anti-Submarine Exercise with South Korea

» by September 4th, 2010 at 10:09 pm » Comments (4)

The long awaited anti-submarine drill between the US and South Korea has been put to a hold due to yet another typhoon that could be bearing down on the Korean ...more »

Why Didn’t the Anti-Submarine Exercise Detect the North Korean Submarine?

» by June 6th, 2010 at 5:02 am » Comments (5)

I don't know enough about what a Navy anti-submarine exercise is to determine if this had any relevance: The night a torpedo-armed North Korean submarine allegedly sank a South Korean ...more »

Pentagon Announces Joint Anti-Submarine Exercise With South Korea

» by May 30th, 2010 at 6:38 pm » Comments (22)

This seems more like a political show of creating the appearance of doing something in response to the Cheonan sinking: The U.S. and South Korea are planning two major military ...more »

Korea Selects German U-214 Submarine Design

» by January 10th, 2010 at 5:09 am » Comments (0)

Korea has announced its latest expansion of its naval assets: The German Type 214 was selected by Korea over the French/Spanish Scorpene Class that has been ordered by Chile, ...more »

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