Dream . Believe . Achieve

Friday, April 16, 2021

Offensive And Defensive Measures Of Submarine

Offensive And Defensive Measures Of Submarine

offensive defensive measures submarine

Offensive and Defensive measures of Submarine. Submarine is a underwater ship with underwater submerging capabilities. The Submarine is the deadliest asset of the any Navy. The main feature of a Submarine is how Stealth the submarine is and how less noise it makes when underwater.

The Indian Navy has around 17 Submarines, including two nuclear Powered submarines. The Indian Navy submarines carry a large variety of Weapons are carried by Submarines like :

offensive measures submarine

  1. Light and heavy weight Torpedoes
  2. Anti Ship Cruise missile
  3. Vertical Launch Nuclear Missile
  4. Under water Mines

The main asset of a submarine is its sonar. Sonar detects the enemy presence around the submarine. The submarine uses offensive and defensive measures in the underwater warfare.

Offensive measures

The sonar sends the sound waves in the direction of enemy boats and when the waves are reflected back to Sonar. The distance and direction of Enemy boat is calculated. The Offensive actions of Submarine are:

  1. For Ships above the surface of water, the Anti ship missiles are fired from Submarine.
  2. For Submarine below the surface of water, the light and heavy weight torpedoes are fired from tubes.
  3. The Underwater mines are also deployed incase the enemy submarine makes through it then it will be destroyed.

Indian Navy Submarine

Defensive measures

The Stealth feature and less noise makes submarine deadly. If torpedoed by enemy submarine, then submarine uses following defensive measures

  1. The decoys, these works as the copy of submarine. The decoys are deployed to drift the enemy torpedo away from the submarine, so that the submarine gets out of the range of torpedo.
  2. The submarine carries out a high end movements like Zig zag maneuvers and High speed maneuvers, so that the energy of Torpedo is consumed and it gives enough time for submarine to get out of the kill range of Torpedo.

ALSO READ : INS Kavaratti Anti Submarine Warfare Corvette Got Commissioned Today

ALSO READ : The Indigenously Built INS Vikrant Is Ready For Sea Trials


BOOKS BY DDE FOR DEFENCE ASPIRANTS

 

HIGHEST SUCCESS RATE 


Start your SSB preparations with these specially curated ebooks.

Stage 1 SSB – SSB Oir ebook

SSB Psychology Test – Click Here

SSB Group Tasks  – Click Here

Thematic Apperception Test – Click Here

Situation Reaction Test – Click Here


 

Recommended Books

DDE editor
DDE editor
DDE Editorial Team comprises of researchers & content writers. The source of write ups are individual researches, references, informants and documentations. If you wish to submit a write up or information please write to contactus@defencedirecteducation.com

Related Articles

SSB Interview Articles

MUST READ BOOKS

Stay Connected

45,292FansLike
160,000FollowersFollow
1,620FollowersFollow
498,000SubscribersSubscribe

1971 DOCUMENTARY

FREE DOWNLOAD

Latest Articles

Central Armed Police Forces CAPF Notification 2021

Central Armed Police Forces CAPF Notification 2021. Applications are invited from male and female candidates to join the Central Armed Police Forces as Assistant...

Remembering Marshal Of The IAF Arjan Singh On His Birth Anniversary

Remembering Marshal Of The Indian Air force Arjan Singh On His Birth Anniversary. Arjan Singh was born on 15 April 1919 and since his...

Squadrons And Battalions Of National Defence Academy

Squadrons And Battalions Of National Defence Academy. On reporting to the Academy a cadet is allotted one of the 18 Squadrons which then becomes...

Women Military Police Soldiers Training [Unseen Pictures]

The first batch of 100 women military police soldiers are undergoing training at CMP Centre & School in Bengaluru. The passing-out parade will be...

21 Important static GK questions for CDS/AFCAT/NDA – Part III

21 Important static GK questions for CDS/AFCAT/NDA. Static GK questions play an important role in CDS/AFCAT/NDA and are easy scoring questions. You can expect...

DRDO develops an Advanced Chaff Technology for Indian Navy

Defence Research and Development Organisation DRDO has developed an Advanced Chaff Technology to safeguard the naval ships against enemy missile attack. Defence Laboratory Jodhpur...

Navy Airborne tacticians join Indian Naval Air Arm as Observers

At an impressive Passing Out Parade held on 05 Apr 21 at INS Garuda, Kochi, eleven officers of the Indian Navy and two officers...

Indian Navy participates in La Pérouse Maritime Exercise

Indian Navy and French Navy along with Quad Nations conduct La Pérouse multi-lateral maritime exercise. Indian Navy Ships INS Satpura (with an integral helicopter...

NDA & NA 1 2021 Admit Card [Download Now]

NDA & NA 1 2021 Admit Card . The Union Public Service Commission will be conducting the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination...

Evidence Of SSB Interview Scam At Allahabad Selection Centre

Evidence Of SSB Interview Scam At Allahabad Selection Centre. Recently after detecting malpractices in the officer,s selection at SSB kapurthala during a military intelligence...

These Women Officers Have Been Granted Permanent Commission In IAF

The President has granted permanent commission to the undermentioned SSC women officers of flying and navigation branch in Indian Air Force, with effect from...

Braveheart Squadron Won The Inter Squadron Cross Country Championship At INA

The Inter Squadron Novices Cross Country Championship at Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala for Spring Term 21 was conducted on 04 April 2021. The...

INSTAGRAM