India’s domestic nuclear submarines is claiming the world’s most powerful deterrent
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thaindian news website reported February 11, Indian Defense Minister Antony (AK Antony) said that India build nuclear-powered attack submarine of the schemes are now the final stage. Anthony said the project a few years ago in parts of the supply side there are some difficulties, these difficulties have now been resolved.
the submarine (or called Advanced Technology Vessel) is constructed in accordance India announced in 1999, “Indian Nuclear Doctrine”, the “regulations” required the Indian nuclear power is an efficient, durable, flexible, and more change and rapid response characteristics, in order to meet the minimum nuclear deterrent in accordance with the concept of a reliable request.
“regulations” that the submarine’s diving for a long time and can not be detected in the water, to provide a flawless launch of nuclear weapons platform. The submarine is the world’s most powerful deterrent, a nuclear firepower with great stealth underwater platform. As a “no first use of nuclear weapons,” the country with such a submarine is critical for India, so that potential adversaries can prevent pre-emptive and destroy all nuclear weapons.
, the Indian Navy ready to lease Russian “Akula” class submarines, and plans for the Indian Navy’s submarine service in 2009. But last year the submarine accident, the time of their arrival in India was postponed indefinitely. (China Shipbuilding Technology and Economy Institute Wu Xiaolan)
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