How America is Making Sure Its New Ford-Class Aircraft Carriers are Ready for Battle
And why Russia and China should be very nervous.
Following the explosions, Navy engineers, experts and weapons developers conduct a thorough assessment of the blast’s impact upon ship structure, systems, technologies and weapons.
While Shock Trials are a standard element of ship development prior to deployment, they will likely take on a particular importance for the first-of-its-class Ford carrier.
This first appeared in Scout Warrior here.