anti-submarine rocket


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Noun1.anti-submarine rocket - a shipboard system to fire rockets at submarinesanti-submarine rocket - a shipboard system to fire rockets at submarines
shipboard system - a system designed to work as a coherent entity on board a naval ship
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The BTV, which includes the proven Vertical Launch Anti-Submarine Rocket (VL/ASROC) Mk-114 rocket motor, ignited successfully, penetrated and exited through the canister cover and performed a guided flight profile similar to a tactical configuration.
The ships are armed with an eight-cell launcher for Kalibr and Klub (3M54E) anti-ship and surface-to-surface missiles, a 100-mm main gun, Kashtan gun/missile close-in air defense systems, Shtil vertical-launch air defense missile systems, two torpedo tubes, an anti-submarine rocket system and a Ka-28 or Ka-31 helicopter, according to globalsecurity.
The ships will also be fitted with indigenously developed twin-tube torpedo launchers and anti-submarine rocket launchers.

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