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I stood rigid, spellbound, watching the white wake of the torpedo. It struck us on the starboard side almost amidships.
The silence which followed the detonation of the exploding torpedo was almost equally horrifying.
He has had the 'torpedo's shock' given him, and is the better for the operation.
Forts, mines, coast defences of all sorts, torpedo stations, magazines-- everything went up.
Just when submarine activities ended we do not know but the last vessel of this type sighted by a Pan-American merchantman was the huge Q 138, which discharged twenty-nine torpedoes at a Brazilian tank steamer off the Bermudas in the fall of
Global Torpedo Market: Information by Operation (Autonomous and Guided), by Launch Platform (Aerial and Naval), by Propulsion (Thermal Powered and Electric Powered), by Type (Light Weight and Heavy Weight), and by Region - Forecast till 2023
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jul 15 (ANI): Seeking to boost the Indian Navy's firepower, the Defence Ministry has issued a tender worth over Rs 2000 crore for buying around 100 heavyweight torpedoes which would be equipped on the force's six Scorpene-class submarines being built at the Mumbai-based Mazagon dockyards.
The British Mark VIII torpedo was spotted by Orkney company Sula Diving during a Scapa Flow underwater salvage sites survey which they were carrying out with Orca Marine for Historic Environment Scotland.
SeaSpider ATT is a new defence product that can be utilized by surface vessels and submarines to detect and destroy attacking torpedoes. The SeaSpider is a marked improvement over currently available anti-torpedo systems that reply on decoy countermeasures rather than destroying the attacking torpedo.
Hosts Jokerit have scored 20 goals in their last five matches, while Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod's fine run of three straight shutout wins was brought to a crashing halt in a 4-0 defeat to CSKA.
When the torpedo is released, the compressed air drives it viciously toward its target.
The torpedo had been spotted by a crew member on the dredger who was monitoring the vessel's underwater cameras.