TITLE

Researcher spots China's new nuclear sub on Google Earth

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
East-Asia-Intel Reports;7/4/2007, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the new nuclear ballistic missile submarine seen on Google Earth by a researcher. Hans M. Kristensen, director of the Nuclear Information Project at the Federation of American Scientists (FAS), spotted the images, photographed by the commercial Quickbird satellite in late 2006. One photo is of what is apparently the new Type 094 Jin-class SSBN at the Xiaopingdao base near Dalian, China.
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25832413

 

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