Improved LOS ANGELES (SSN-751) class Weapon Systems // Ships // Submarines


Country of Origin: USA

The boats of the LOS ANGELES class and Improved LOS ANGELES class were initially developed to counter the Soviet VICTOR-class attack submarines that were first deployed in 1967/1968. Beginning with the first of the Improved LOS ANGELES class, the BSY-1 advanced sonar/fire-control system entered service. The Improved LOS ANGELES class was modified to permit minelaying, given an under-ice capability with the retractable bow planes on the previous class relocated from the conning tower...

 

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