Tag: submarine-launched ballistic missile

N. Korea Submarine Missile Allows Covert Nuclear Strike on US

In a worrying step showing North Korea’s rapidly expanding nuclear strike capabilities, the Communist regime recently held a test of a new submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), the first time it has launched a missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead from underwater. According to US defense officials cited by […]

North Korea Flight Tests New Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile

http://freebeacon.com/national-security/north-korea-flight-tests-new-submarine-launched-ballistic-missile/ North Korea conducted the first flight test of a new submarine-launched ballistic missile last month, defense officials said this week. The flight test of what the Pentagon is calling the KN-11 missile took place Jan. 23 off the coast of North Korea from a sea-based platform—not a submarine—located […]