TITLE

We Took the Atom Sub to Sea

AUTHOR(S)
Morrow, Hugh
PUB. DATE
April 1955
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;4/9/1955, Vol. 227 Issue 41, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the experience of the author and his team in the U.S. Navy in operating the world's first atomic powered submarine, Nautilus. He relates what he and his crew felt and experienced during the submarine's first 50 hours cruise and describes how the Nautilus performs and behaves. He also shares the mishaps they encountered during the trip and notes that Nautilus gave him much less trouble than other new ships that he had operated. INSET: By the Chief of Naval Operations..
ACCESSION #
19452954

 

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