Topic: Weapons and Decoys

Successful torpedo firing

Published on by LSIS Brenton Freind (photographer)

HMAS Stuart fires a live MU90 torpedo 'war shot' at a submerged static target in the EAXA (East Australian Exercise Area), off the NSW South Coast. (photo: LSIS Brenton Freind)

HMAS Stuart fires a live MU90 torpedo 'war shot' at a submerged static target in the EAXA (East Australian Exercise Area), off the NSW South Coast.

The Royal Australian Navy has successfully conducted the world’s first firing of a ‘war shot’ MU90 Lightweight Torpedo.