submarine base


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submarine base

[¦səb·mə′rēn ¦bās]
(naval architecture)
A base providing logistic support for submarines.
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The Trident submarine base at Bangor has the largest stockpile of nuclear warheads in the United States.
By JO2 Jennifer Spinner, Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay Public Affairs
Officials at Faslane submarine base, near Glas-gow, confirmed that HMS Splendid had left the facility but would not comment on its destination.
A Swede and a Finn who were arrested in the United Kingdom on Friday night (15 November) after entering a nuclear submarine base have pleaded not guilty to causing criminal damage.
Commissioned as a limited duty officer in 1986, his previous duty stations include: CO of Shippingport (ARDM-4); operations director, Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay; USS Dwight D.
After 6 years of negotiations, a Norwegian delegation led by Deputy FM Espen Barth Eide is allowed into the top secret Andreeva Bay nuclear submarine base, where tons of highly radioactive waste are stored about 45 km from the Russian-Norwegian border.
In nearby Kiel is the World War II German submarine base.
Steven Somerville died in an accident on the vessel while it was on a port visit to the American submarine base at Kings Bay, Georgia, a Ministry of Defence spokesman confirmed last night.
From The New York Times on Representative Sam Gejdenson, Democrat of Connecticut, on the value of the Naval Submarine Base in Groton: "Gejdenson, whose Congressional district includes Groton, said it would be impossible to quantify a century of Navy influence on the region, `but certainly it has to be in the hundreds of billions of dollars.' ...
Jeff Shaw, a reporter who's covered the submarine base at Bangor, Washington, for the past two years, writes: Russia might be ready to START, but the United States is refusing even to begin.
Navy Submarine Base at New London as a high-value facility vulnerable to terrorist action.
Senator David Perdue (R-GA), chairman of the Senate Armed Services Seapower Subcommittee, joined The Camden Partnership at Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base to discuss passage of the U.S.

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