Plans to replace the Trident nuclear weapons system

From blogs.independent.co.uk| Mon Nov 26 2012, 09:44:32

Recent issues surrounding the Astute class submarines of the Royal Navy have wide implications for Scotland. Firstly, twenty-five miles west of Glasgow, in Argyle and Bute, four Vanguard class submarines store the entirety of Britain's nuclear capacity. The submarines were built and introduced in the 1990s, following the end of the Cold War; their launch [...]

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