U.S. 8 in new nuclear submarines and an aircraft carrier welded document fraud detection
data for: the U.S. Navy, “Virginia” class attack submarines
Global Times special correspondent Liang Xiaoyi reported that the U.S. media recently revealed that because the United States Department of Defense under the shipyard workers in the detection of fraud on the book, the United States at least eight nuclear submarines and a carrier of the ten thousand welded joints to be re-tested.
United States, “Defense News” reports, this incident was on May 14 was revealed. According to reports, is responsible for manufacturing in the United States Newport Teniu of 斯诺斯罗普 Grumman shipyard. A welding plant for welding inspectors do not check, but in the file marked “qualified” word. On the same day, in the higher-ups to review its work, he has three detection of unauthorized tampering with the files.
the inspectors had detected all eight nuclear submarines for the latest Virginia-class nuclear attack submarines, including the “North Carolina” sign, “New Hampshire” sign, “New Mexico” sign, “Missouri” was, “California” was, “Mississippi” was, “Minnesota” and “John Warner” was, and had just delivered the U.S. Navy’s “Bush” nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. The inspectors have been dismissed. Crime in the U.S. Navy has begun after receiving the report, independent inspections.
According to reports, a 7800-ton submarine with more than 300,000 welds. For the submarine, because the welding work is vital event, fatal problems occur.