September 25, 2022

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Here is the new American nuclear submarine – what is it capable of

The newcomer enriches the fleet submarines United States: It’s New Jersey, the largest and most powerful nuclear submarine in existence. The full name isVirginia New Jersey(SSN 796), which was recently launched in James River, Virginia, is in the Newport News shipbuilding division of the company that built it. It is a beast of scale and technology never seen before: the submarine weighs 7,800 tons and has been submerged and From the tugs to the dockyard of the shipyard for final fit-out, testing and crew approval as can be seen in the great video we’ve attached to the bottom of the lot.

“Ready for the Navy”

Reaching this milestone in construction is a very rewarding event for our shipbuilding team‘, announced Jason WardVice President of Virginia Submarine Builder A Newport News. “Our shipbuilders and suppliers have put in years of hard work. We are now looking forward to running our water testing program and working on sea trials so we can get them to the Navy“It is clear that in the context of a war like the current situation, a submarine would be very useful if Putin’s conflict required the deployment of more forces on the Black Sea.

New Jersey properties

Through a collaboration agreement with General Dynamics Electric Boat, nearly 10,000 shipbuilders and suppliers from 50 states have been involved in the construction of New Jersey since construction began in 2016, and it is now nearly 92% complete. Virginia-class nuclear-powered fast attack submarines are designed for many submarines missions Both at sea but also near the coast to replace older submarines. Virgins have dozens of new technologies and innovations that increase their firepower, maneuverability and stealth to dramatically improve their ability to face the enemy. They can support multiple mission areas and can travel at speeds of more than 25 knots.

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threat to aircraft

as he writes ProphetAnd This submarine is 115 meters long and can produce 280,000 horsepower Energy in a single nuclear reactor. Think about it, his independence is 33 years Without the need to refuel. How do you attack the opponent? With 12 long-range Tomahawk missiles plus “Four UGM-84 Harpoon torpedo tubesIn all, it can carry 37 units of ammunition on board that can reach more than twice that of the fifth generation. This sea monster has not yet been put into operation, the United States would like to implement this sea monster with certain equipment laser Capable of shooting down a plane in four seconds. The alien gadget will have this power to strike and destroy drones, planes and also ships with incredible precision.