Torpedo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
A Mark 46 Mod 5 lightweight torpedo.

The torpedo, is an explosive projectile weapon that moves by itself (using a propeller), launched above or below the water surface, that goes underwater toward a target, and made to explode when it hits a target or is near to it. Torpedoes may be launched from submarines, surface ships, helicopters, aircraft, etc.

Other websites[change | edit source]