Tuesday, December 3, 2013

The I-400 has been found!

The I-400 has been found!  This is the first giant bomber-carrying submarine built the Japanese in World War II with the objective of attacking the U.S. mainland.  It was captured at the end of the war by the U.S. Navy, studied, and then sunk in 1946 to prevent the Soviets from getting access to it.  Now researchers from the Hawai'i Undersea Research Laboratory have located its wreckage.  The video at right shows the first sighting of it...

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