[ No headline ]

Soviet submarines are hiding under arctic ice in increasing numbers said James Watkins, US chief of naval operations. To counter them, a nuclear-powered submarine is planned that would be quieter and faster than present attack subs and protected by heavier steel to break through thick ice.

of stories this month > Get unlimited stories
You've read  of  free articles. Subscribe to continue.

Unlimited digital access $11/month.

Get unlimited Monitor journalism.