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Name[]

It was called "Operation Behemoth".

Exercise[]

Surface and submarine naval exercise. Operation Behemoth (English:hippopotamus)-1 and Behemoth-2 were military exercises held by the Soviet Northern Fleet. Behemoth-2 was the first time a nation's ballistic missile submarine launched all of its missiles at once. The Soviet Northern Fleet had many Ballistic missile submarines by this time.

Duration[]

It was for a few days in 1989 and 1991.

Participants[]

USSR.

Also see[]

Link[]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Behemoth