Military Factory

Ballistic Missile Submarines

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 1/6/2016

Pioneered in the German U-Boats of World War 2, the Ballistic Missile Submarine is a top threat under the ocean today.





There are a total of (16) Ballistic Missle Submarines in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service. Flag images indicative of country of origin.




2013
Alexander Nevsky (K-550)
The Alexander Nevsky (K-550) is a relatively new ballistic missile submarine commissioned by the Rus... [Read More]
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1974
CNS Type 091 (Han)
The Han was the first nuclear-powered submarine designed and built by the People's Liberation Army -... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the CNS Type 091 (Han)

1987
CNS Type 092 (Daqingyu)
One oft-overlooked facet of the Chinese military is its underwater force consisting of a variety of ... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the CNS Type 092 (Daqingyu)

2010
CNS Type 094 (Jin)
Beginning in 2010, the Type 094 ballistic missile submarine succeeded the Type 092 Xia-class in serv... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the CNS Type 094 (Jin)

1972
Delta I (Project 667B Murena)
The Soviet Navy expanded considerably following the close of World War 2 (1939-1945), evolving from ... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Delta I (Project 667B Murena)

1976
Delta II (Project 667BD Murena-M)
The four Delta II (Project 667BD Murena-M) nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines followed the... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Delta II (Project 667BD Murena-M)

1994
HMS Vanguard (S28)
HMS Vanguard (S28) is similar in operational scope to the nuclear-powered, missile-laden American Oh... [Read More]
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2015
INS Arihant (S-73)
With a burgeoning military-industrial complex all its own, the nation of India has undertaken a myri... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the INS Arihant (S-73)

1997
Le Triomphant (S616)
The Le Triomphant (S616) (translating to "The Triumphant") is a modern French Navy nuclear ballistic... [Read More]
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1981
RFS Dmitri Donskoi (TK-208) / (Typhoon / Akula)
By the time of the 1970s, the West was firmly entrenched in a "Cold War" with the Soviet Union to th... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the RFS Dmitri Donskoi (TK-208) / (Typhoon / Akula)

1961
USS Ethan Allen (SSBN-608) (SSN-608)
The USS Ethan Allen represented the lead ship of her five-strong Ethan Allen-class ballistic missile... [Read More]
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1959
USS George Washington (SSBN-598)
The Cold War became largely a tit-for-tat affair between the Soviet Union and the United States. For... [Read More]
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1963
USS Lafayette (SSBN-616)
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1981
USS Ohio (SSGN-726 / SSBN-726)
The Soviet Union and the West were involved in a high stakes game of cat and mouse throughout the Co... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the USS Ohio (SSGN-726 / SSBN-726)

2014
Vladimir Monomakh (K-551)
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2013
Yuri Dolgoruky (K-535)
For 2013, the Russian Navy is continuing its programs that will see all-new nuclear-attack submarine... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Yuri Dolgoruky (K-535)