This submarine doesn't need any explanation. If you read the comments there, it's just breathtaking. You can easily see why this is a an art of war. This literally changed the world of war and the acts of what nations would do.
USS Virginia (SSN-774)... The Virginia class (or SSN-774 class) is a class of nuclear-powered fast attack submarines (SSN) in service with the United States Navy. The submarines are designed for a broad spectrum of open-ocean and littoral missions. They were conceived as a less expensive alternative to the Seawolf class attack submarines, designed during the Cold War era, and they are planned to replace the older of the Los Angeles-class submarines,
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WILMINGTON, N.C. (May 3, 2008) Sailors man the ship and officially bring the newest Virginia-class nuclear attack submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777) to life during her commissioning ceremony. North Carolina is the fourth Virginia-class submarine to be commissioned and the first major U.S. Navy combatant vessel class designed with the post-Cold War security environment in mind.
Galveston, Texas (Sept. 4, 2006) - The Virginia-class attack submarine USS Texas (SSN 775) arrives in Galveston, Texas, for her commissioning on Saturday, September 9, 2006. Texas, the second of the Virginia-class submarines designed after the cold war specifically for the challenges of the 21st century. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Roadell Hickman (RELEASED)