Tag: Gorae class

North Korea’s New Ballistic Missile Submarine Is A Refurbished Antique (Updated)

North Korea has offered the first glimpse of a “new” diesel-electric ballistic missile submarine, or SSB. However, rather than a successor to the country’s first SSB, the lone example of the Gorae class, official state media showed premier Kim Jong Un inspecting what appears to be a significantly modified 1950s-era Romeo class attack sub.