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Type 2008

description

The Type 2008 is an underwater, acoustic communications device for surface ships, also known as an "underwater telephone." The equipment operates in high-frequency and allows surface ships to transmit messages to submerged submarines. It also works with the Type 2010 acoustic teletype and the processor for the Type 2026 towed array.

status

No longer in service.

builders

 Marconi Electronic Systems, Ltd. (now part of BAE Systems),
   Waterlooville, Hampshire, Great Britain

issues and notes

None.

operational notes

None.

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