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Old 06-17-2017, 11:39 AM
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Originally Posted by eddief View Post
but you'd think modern ships would have radar collision avoidance systems. or maybe in a great big ocean "mostly" no need.
Well the USN does, called bridge crew and lookouts plus radar. BUT ships did not turn all that well and takes miles to stop. I wonder if it was rules of the road confusion or steering casualty. CO of USN ship in trouble regardless along with OOD, bridge crew, etc.
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