Naval Mines

 

  Moored Contact - Mk 6 & 16

Magnetic Dip needle - Mk 10 & 12

  Magnetic (variations) - Aircraft laid - Mk 13 & 25/36

  Submarine laid - Self-propelled Mk 27/49

Acoustic  - Aircraft laid Mk 52

Magnetic - Harbor Defense - Mk 18 & 51

Anti-submarine - Mk 52, 55

Sweep Obstructor - Mk 53

Moored - Aircraft-laid - Mk 56-57

DST-115 Program

Captor - Mk 60

Destructor - Mk 36-40-41

Quickstrike - Mk 62, 63

Modular Quickstrike - Mk 64, 65

Submarine-launched Mobile Mine (SLMM) - Mk 67 

EX-68/IWDM/Substrike

  Post-1991

  Environmental concerns

  Mine Warfare--the Future


This is unclassified material and is provided by:
The U.S. Naval Institute from their book:
 Guide to World Naval Weapons Systems, 1991/92
 and other sources and is used with permission.

 

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