antisubmarine


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antisubmarine

[¦an·tē‚səb·mə′rēn]
(ordnance)
Descriptive of equipment, mines, or missiles designed to attack or destroy submarines.
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Not surprisingly in a study of antisubmarine warfare after World War II, five chapters of the book identify and analyze Cold War influences on submarine operations and antisubmarine warfare.
The Type 26 Global Combat Ship will be a world-class anti-submarine warfare ship and will replace the antisubmarine variant Type 23 frigates.
"It's clearly designed to test our response and any weaknesses in the alliance, and we must make sure we respond in due measure." Giant aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov was joined by battlecruiser Pyotr Velikiy, antisubmarine ship Severomorsk, destroyer Vice-Admiral Kulakov and support ships.
Chirkov said that the modernization of antisubmarine warfare planes is a particular priority.
The five-day antisubmarine exercise is ''part of annual and regular exercises and will not be open to the press,'' the official said.
Aggressor aircraft attacked Randolph after intercepting the radar of an antisubmarine patrol plane circling the carrier.
As the author says, he does not pretend to relate the complete story of antisubmarine and minesweeping warfare.
The twin-engine, all-weather, amphibious helicopter has served in numerous roles through the years including antisubmarine warfare, antiship warfare, search and rescue (SAR), transport, communications, airborne early warning, and executive transport.
The Type 23 frigate, specialising in antisubmarine warfare, was accepted into service in May 1994.
Burch Construction Co., Ramona, CA, is being awarded $12,347,785 for firm-fixed-price Task Order #0002 under a previously awarded IDIQ multiple award construction contract (N62473-08-D-8607) for design-build renovation of Buildings 1 & 11, Antisubmarine Warfare Point Loma.
LCDR Douglas Anderson III, SC, USN, completed 20 years of active service and retired on March 1, 2007, after serving at Naval Mine and AntiSubmarine Warfare Command, Corpus Christi, Texas.