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Offline tomahawk6

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Dangerously Close Encounter
« on: January 10, 2020, 23:36:21 »
Short video of an encounter between a Russian spy ship and a US destroyer. Fortunately no collision. ;D

https://video.foxnews.com/v/6121495730001#sp=show-clips

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Re: Dangerously Close Encounter
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2020, 00:21:57 »
Short video of an encounter between a Russian spy ship and a US destroyer. Fortunately no collision. ;D

https://video.foxnews.com/v/6121495730001#sp=show-clips

I think back in the "old" days of the cold war this happen all the time.  Plus I think their were times they really did hit each other

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Re: Dangerously Close Encounter
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2020, 06:16:16 »
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4jQhnXrWbg



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SME4w037FgA



Think there was actually 2 other incidents also, can't find any details or video on them, so I could be wrong.  But yes, it happened.
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Re: Dangerously Close Encounter
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2020, 16:23:41 »
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4jQhnXrWbg


The USS Caron got off fairly lightly in that incident.  It's eventual (unexpected) fate, at the hands of its own navy following decommissioning, was not so minor.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=19&v=VFyt3bM_MJo&feature=emb_logo
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