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Aerospace & Defense

Japan's 'dragon' submarine leaves Kawasaki Heavy dock

Toryu is among the nation's largest, with 2,950-ton displacement

Kawasaki Heavy Industries' Toryu submarine is introduced Nov. 6 at a launch ceremony in Kobe, Japan.

KOBE, Japan -- The advanced Toryu submarine built by Kawasaki Heavy Industries debuted to much fanfare in a launch ceremony Wednesday.

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