U.S. attack submarine strikes vessel in Gulf

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AZWarrior wrote:

Doesn’t engender great conference in our “state of the art” attack submarines if they can’t tell there is a noisy fishing scow right above it. Somebody needs to get a better crew on that thing.

Jan 10, 2013 11:15pm EST  --  Report as abuse
JWoody907 wrote:

The incident report should be an interesting read, considering that ship collisions are often the kiss of death for the commanding officer’s career, especially when they do damage to the vessels.
The only explanation I can think of is that the fishing vessel was not under power and thus its motors weren’t making noise, masking it from the submarine…

Jan 11, 2013 4:24am EST  --  Report as abuse
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