US Nuke Armed Sub Enters the Mediterranean Sea

7 11 2022

“Give Kremlin A Warning”: US ‘Nuclear Apocalypse’ Submarine Enters Mediterranean Sea



From U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. Sixth Fleet Public Affairs
GIBRALTAR – The U.S. Navy Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Rhode Island (SSBN 740) arrived in Gibraltar for a scheduled port visit, Nov. 1, 2022.

the USS Rhode Island

The Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Rhode Island (SSBN 740) is capable of carrying up to 20 submarine-launched ballistic missiles with multiple warheads.

Second U.S. Ballistic Missile Submarine Makes Unusual Appearance In Just Two Weeks
USS Rhode Island’s public port call in Gibraltar follows the even more unusual Navy disclosure about the USS West Virginia in the Arabia Sea.

(2019) USS Rhode Island successfully test-fired a Trident II D5 Missile

BBC – Trident missile factfile

Trident II D5 missile warheads
The Trident II missiles are capable of carrying W76 or W88 multiple independently targeted eeentry vehicles (MIRVs). The MIRV is composed of an arming, fusing & firing (AF&F) assembly, a nuclear assembly, and electronics.

W88 Warhead 475 Kilotons

W76 Warhead 100 Kilotons

For comparison – Hiroshima bomb was 15 kilotons
THE EFFECTS OF A 300 KILOTON NUCLEAR WARHEAD DETONATED ABOVE WASHINGTON, D.C.

 

SEE ALSO US Crosses the Red Line in Ukraine / Slouching towards nuclear war/world war

 

 

 

 

 

 


 


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11 11 2022
flyingcuttlefish

and on the topic of teasing world war ….
Are British Troops Training for WWIII in California’s Mojave Desert?
https://sputniknews.com/20221111/are-british-troops-training-for-wwiii-in-californias-mojave-desert-1104013595.html

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