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dc.contributor.authorBateman, Samen
dc.identifier.citationBateman, S. (2007). Perils of the Deep: The Dangers of Submarine Operations in Asia. (RSIS Commentaries, No. 012). RSIS Commentaries. Singapore: Nanyang Technological University.en
dc.description.abstractRECENT accidents involving US Navy submarines have provided a graphic reminder of the inherent risks of submarine operations. In late December 2006, two sailors were swept to their deaths from the hull of the USS Minneapolis-St Paul in rough weather off Plymouth in the United Kingdom. About a week later, the USS Newport News, travelling submerged, hit the large Japanese tanker Mogamigawa while passing through the Straits of Hormuz. As a consequence of these accidents, the Commander of the US Naval Submarine Forces ordered a week-long “safety stand-down” of all American submarines.en
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dc.relation.ispartofseriesRSIS Commentaries, 012-07en
dc.rightsNanyang Technological Universityen
dc.subjectDRNTU::Social sciences::Political scienceen
dc.titlePerils of the Deep: The Dangers of Submarine Operations in Asiaen
dc.contributor.schoolS. Rajaratnam School of International Studiesen
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