Risk of Collision Between US and Chinese Militaries Is Growing. A US submarine that crashed into an underwater mountain in the South China Sea highlights the danger of US operations in the region by Dave DeCamp.
US Navy fired the commander of a nuclear-powered submarine that crashed into an underwater mountain, saying the accident was preventable.
US Navy Fires Commander of Submarine That Crashed in the South China Sea. China has called out the US for not being transparent about the incident by Dave DeCamp.
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Rita Rosenfeld The US Navy fired 3 top crew members aboard a nuclear submarine that crashed into an underwater mountain. Commander Cameron Aljilani & 2 others removed after an investigation into the incident in the disputed South China Sea. The USS Connecticut struck the object last month.
24thCentury Man I read yesterday about a U.S. submarine that had crashed into an underwater mountain. Thankfully no one was killed but every time I read about this happening to a sub I think of those first scenes in The Abyss when sub sinks in that movie.