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In the News: South Chinese Submarine Base Spotted

Posted by JungleBoot on May 3, 2008

Fox News has obtained satellite photos (one image) showing a large harbor and 20 massive tunnels under construction.  Defense analyst believe these images could be a new submarine base for the Type 094 Jin-class nuclear submarines (Telegraph sources).  It is expected 6-8 of these submarines will be built with one becoming operational in 2008.

Type 094 Jin-Class SubmarineSuspected new base.


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