Red October: Submarine Bridge Sets

At least one of the submarine bridges was built on an enormous gimbal, so it could be tilted to simulate the sub banking and turning and rising and diving, etc. Must have cost a fortune.

Photos of this are rare for some reason, but here are two:

Red Set 1

Obviously, the above is a photo of Connery and Baldwin on the Red October’s bridge.

Red Set 2b

This appears to be a shot of the Red October’s bridge as well. Here you can see the more of the depth and height of the set.


Author: Staff Writer

Thirty-something graphic designer trapped in a boring part of Florida.

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