Any sub that weighs less than tons is called a midget. They can't travel too far on their own, and depend on support vessels to extend their range. In shallow water, where sonar returns are cluttered, they can prove quiet and sneaky. Often this means they can lay mines or insert commandos on beaches. According to statements by South Korea, attacks from midget subs can also include torpedoes.
Iran adds 2 mini submarines to naval fleet
Midget submarine - Wikipedia
They dont need to survive, if one of this fuckers sinks one frigate, a destroyer or even an auxiliary ship, the midget submarine payed itself. Iran never atacked a country. I was shocked when i was thinking about it. Because Iran did nog attack any country!! Iran hasn't used it's military to directly attack any other country, but has funded, trained and equipped radical Islamists for many years. They did and have taken part from the shadows in numerous other conflicts such as in Iraq.
The Threat of Midget Subs Today
The HA. This submarine was ordered to enter Pearl Harbor then attack the American warships with its torpedoes and then be scuttled with explosives next to a warship. However, she did not enter the harbor, and was grounded and captured. The Type 92 periscope was installed later in May In November , HA.
The report said one of the mini submarines — also known as midget submarines — was dubbed Ghadir and was built in 18 months. The other, a previously built Ghadir, took 10 months to overhaul. The subs have sonar-evading technology and can launch missiles from under water, as well as fire torpedoes and drop marine mines, the TV said. Iran began manufacturing Ghadir subs in