I’d like to talk about what I feel is the Navy’s best platform, the guided missile submarine (SSGN). Their existence is not a secret by any means and yet relatively few people are aware of them or have a good feel for their capabilities.
|SSGN - 154 Strike Missiles|
The only drawback is that the Navy has only four of these subs. While that is plenty during peacetime, the Navy will certainly wish for more if war with
|VPM with Seven Missiles|
The SSGNs are our single most potent and effective strike platform. While the cost of providing replacements in the form of stretched
is high, this is one area where the cost is fully justified. Virginias