first published on December 17, 2019 by Will
An Aircraft carrier is THE symbol of global military domination, and without one (or several), you don’t rate.
For that very reason, they also present themselves as the juiciest target on the marine battlefield. Yet, according to retired Capt. Talbot Manvel, a former aircraft engineer and co-designer of the new Ford-class carriers, the vessel can withstand just about any punishment, short of a nuclear blast.
The following video goes further in depth as to why it may be harder to Davy Jones an American aircraft carrier than people realize.