Russian subs can hear ‘noisy as hell’ British ships coming from miles away, rear admiral warns

Britain’s ability to defend itself has been called into question after an investigation found Navy warships are so loud they can be heard 100 miles away by Russian submarines.

Rear Admiral Chris Parry, a former director of operational capability for the Ministry of Defence, said thepounds 1 billion ($1.6 billion) each Type 45 destroyers are “as noisy as hell” and sound like “a box of spanners” underwater.

It comes amid warnings that years of defence cuts and expensive procurement...

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