21 June 2021

US Navy tests warship's metal with megablast - France 24

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The US Navy has started a series of tests on its newest and most advanced aircraft carrier by detonating powerful explosions to determine whether the ship is ready for war. The first of the tests, which are known as Full Ship Shock Trials, occurred Friday when the Navy set off a giant explosive event near the USS Gerald R. Ford, according to a statement. Images and video footage showed an enormous burst of water shoot from the ocean as a result of what US media called a 40,000-pound [...]