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    INS Chakra (Akula class) Submarine : Pictures & Discussions

    Brief Intro: INS Chakra is a 8,140-tonne (8,010-long-ton) Project 971 (or Project 518; NATO: Akula-class submarine) nuclear-powered attack submarine. The construction of the Nerpa submarine was started in 1993, but was then suspended due to lack of funding. The Indian Navy sponsored the...
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    Indian Nuclear Attack Submarines (SSN) - Updates & Discussions

    Faced with a belligerent China, India has launched its project to build six more nuclear-powered submarines. The nuclear power will allow them greater endurance under sea as the submarines need not surface to ‘breathe’. Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba, while replying to a question, said on...