Russia to deploy 30 underwater nuclear drones able to DESTROY naval bases for combat duty

A FLEET of more than 30 Russian underwater drones capable of carrying nuclear warheads are reportedly being prepared for military operations.

The Russian Navy will deploy four submarines able to carry multiple Poseidon drones for combat duty, a defence industry source has revealed.

Designed for covert underwater attacks, Poseidon drones can carry nuclear warheads with yields of up to two megatonnes – enough to destroy a naval base.

"Two Poseidon-carrying submarines are expected to enter service with the Northern Fleet and the other two will join the Pacific Fleet,” the source told Russian news...
source: Daily Star

2019-01-13 00:59
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