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Title: Perils of the Deep: The Dangers of Submarine Operations in Asia
Authors: Bateman, Sam
Keywords: DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
Issue Date: 2007
Source: Bateman, S. (2007). Perils of the Deep: The Dangers of Submarine Operations in Asia. (RSIS Commentaries, No. 012). RSIS Commentaries. Singapore: Nanyang Technological University.
Series/Report no.: RSIS Commentaries, 012-07
Abstract: RECENT 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.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/82351
http://hdl.handle.net/10220/39934
Schools: S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies 
Rights: Nanyang Technological University
Fulltext Permission: open
Fulltext Availability: With Fulltext
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