posted on Jul, 28 2006 @ 08:47 AM
MIRV stands for Multiple Independently-Targeted Reentry Vehicle. Unfortunately, torpedoes do not reenter anything really, so how about
MITOTILFAOLTTNOCBBTDATMBTAAABOLNHTSITOADLACONG? Multiple Independently-Targeted Object That Is Launched From An Obscenely Large Tube That No One Can
Be Bothered To Design And Then Manufacture Because They Are All A Bunch Of Lazy No Hopers That Sit In Their Offices All Day Looking At Calenders Of
As maker of paper planes said, the tubes and other hardware required to make something like this successful would have to be massive.
Anyways, subs and ships have so many tubes to make something like this overkill, and torpedoes these days work by blowing up under
creating a massive air-bubble which snaps the ship. You need a lot of explosive in one hit to do that, an effect which lots of smaller torpedoes would
not be able to achieve.