I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

Underwater Missile Launch

At first I thought it was a failed attempt and then holy crap...

submitted by: ledzeppeloyd
< Back Next >
Underwater Missile Launch. At first I thought it was a failed attempt and then holy crap...
+ Add to Favs
View/Add
Hits: 9974 | Favorites: 2 | Emailed: 2 | Rating: 3.1 | Category: Entertainment | Date: 03/30/2012
 
 popular today
Should I Be Scared Or Aroused? [Pic] Even scary horror movie dolls need a vacation.
20 Seriously Creepy Photobombs [Pix] *Salts the windows. *Draws the circles. *Loads the guns. Okay, I`m ready. Bring it.
Foxy [Pic] For all you furries out there.
Smoking Hot [Pic] One day.... one day.
She`s So Right [Pic] Add beer... heaven.
More Comments >

Oster
Male, 40-49, Eastern US
 104 Posts
Saturday, April 7, 2012 7:21:51 AM
That was unexpectedly serene and beautiful.

onoffonoffon
Male, 30-39, Western US
 2136 Posts
Saturday, March 31, 2012 10:57:12 PM
Since no one has figured it out yet.....by having it take off from the water the blast from the rocket motor won't be near the ship and as that is a small ship that`s a real issue. It also has to go below wave level so it can achieve an initial trajectory that is truer and not affected by wave action

Squrlz4Sale
Male, 40-49, Eastern US
 6018 Posts
Saturday, March 31, 2012 3:03:29 PM
Just did some Googling. It's the RPK-2 Viyuga rocket: Soviet design, first deployed in 1973, and still used by the Russian navy. It can be launched from a ship (as here) or by a sub and can carry a conventional or nuclear payload 28 miles at subsonic speed.

Willowwatch
Female, 30-39, Midwest US
 735 Posts
Saturday, March 31, 2012 2:17:34 PM
right turn Clyde

Squrlz4Sale
Male, 40-49, Eastern US
 6018 Posts
Saturday, March 31, 2012 12:51:54 PM
For real entertainment value, they need to plop these things into the waters off Malibu, about 50 yards from a party of surfers.

More Comments >
 


Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |
© 2014 Demand Media, Inc. All rights reserved.