U.S. Navy’s Virginia Class Submarines To Get 76% More Firepower

The Virginia Class submarine is already heavily armed. Each boat can carry up to 37 torpedo-sized weapons, such as Tomahawk cruise missiles. Twelve of these slots are in two vertical launch systems (VLS), known as the Virginia Payload Tubes. The new Block V (5) batch of submarines will add 28 more slots in its VLS. … Continue reading U.S. Navy’s Virginia Class Submarines To Get 76% More Firepower