The First Combat Set of Poseidon Nuclear UUV is Ready

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The First Combat Set of Poseidon Nuclear UUV is Ready
Russia continues to underwater investments. According to local media agencies, the first combat set of Poseidon nuclear Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) is ready.
Nuclear power plants of next-generation super torpedoes were installed as well. Systems are delivered for the brand-new Project 949A (NATO Reporting Name: Oscar II) class Belgorod (K329) submarine of the Russian Navy. The platform also completed the launch trials of Poseidon.The First Combat Set of Poseidon Nuclear UUV is ReadyThe system is also known as Status-6 Oceanic Multipurpose System or Kanyon-BZK-008. Poseidon is developed to carry out deep water long-range operations and can be equipped with up to 100 megatons warhead. The platform is intended as a deterrent delivery system for a nuclear strike to naval bases, critical infrastructure or anti-missile deployments. UUV can reach beyond 5,200 nautical miles range with relatively high velocity, thanks to nuclear propulsion.The First Combat Set of Poseidon Nuclear UUV is Ready

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