Estimated speed of the boats was about 27 to 30 knots [50 to 56 km/h]", and that it "appeared that they were approaching the ship in a torpedo launch attitude". True to type, a recent announcement by the Israeli navy about the adoption of a new torpedo came with few details.But it appears to be an interesting torpedo — more advanced, with state-of-the-art technology. They were used as secret naval weapons in World War II.The basic concept is still in use.
JNS.org – Israel’s Elbit Systems defense company on Tuesday announced a recent successful test launch of a torpedo by its Seagull unmanned … The name was commonly used to refer to the weapons that Italy, and later Britain, deployed in the Mediterranean and used to attack ships in enemy harbours. “This is an event that happens once in decades,” an Israeli source told Jane’s. The Seagull, an Israeli unmanned boat, just successfully fired a torpedo.This may seem like a small step, but naval warfare may never be the same. The torpedo boats gave chase, but did not expect to overtake their target before it reached Egypt. Others tell me that the aircraft that were launched carried http://daccessdds.un.org/doc/RESOLUTION/GEN/NR0/240/87/IMG/NR024087.pdfHot summer of 1967: The Israeli attack on America and the 'Soviet destroyer. Type 10 was the only model based on the Type 92 torpedo. (House Armed Services Committee InvestigationThe official U.S. records of the Liberty incident were designated Senate Foreign Relations Committee TestimonyThe press release for the BBC documentary film Articles with unsourced statements from May 2019The Mirages left after expending their ammunition, and were replaced by a flight of two The Israeli government said that three crucial errors were made: the refreshing of the status board (removing the ship's classification as American, so that the later shift did not see it identified), the erroneous identification of the ship as an Egyptian vessel, and the lack of notification from the returning aircraft informing Israeli headquarters of markings on the front of the hull (markings that would not be found on an Egyptian ship). As a common root of these problems, Israel blamed the combination of alarm and fatigue experienced by the Israeli forces at that point of the war when pilots were severely overworked.At about 5:45 am Sinai time, a ship-sighting report was received at Israeli Central Coastal Command (CCC) in respect of When the torpedo boats arrived, Commander Oren could see that the ship could not be the destroyer that had supposedly shelled Arish or any ship capable of 30 knots (56 km/h) speed.