Atom Bonk February 18, 2009Posted by baldricman in News.
Tags: atomic, collision, nuclear, sub, submarine
Don’t panic, Nuclear subs collide all the time!
After the recent story about the French and British nuclear subs colliding in the Atlantic, and the inevitable ensuing noise and hype around it….
…that one expert called the gravest in nearly a decade. (Nuclear Sub Collision)
…I found the following article in The Register quite refreshing:
There’s widespread media panic at moment over the news that French and British nuclear-missile submarines collided beneath the Atlantic earlier this month. But in fact atomic-powered and -armed submarines have been bumping into each other – and sometimes sinking – for decades with no significant effects…
For the full article, see sub-prang panic