24 07 2012

flyingcuttlefish:

It was a worker, not the vacuum cleaner ….

Originally posted on flying cuttlefish picayune:

A fire has been reported on a nuclear-powered submarineat a Maine shipyard.

Fire crews are responding to the blaze on the USS Miami SSN 755 at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, located on an island in the small town of Kittery near Portsmouth, N.H. The Portsmouth Herald newspaper says several firefighters have been injured. . .  (more)

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Latest-News-Wires/2012/0523/Fire-burning-aboard-nuclear-sub-USS-Miami

Several South Portland firefighters have joined the response to a fire aboard a nuclear submarinedocked at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. . . .

- but it’s all under control …. nothing to look at here, move along ….

UPDATES, May 24

NOW it’s a 4 ALARM Fire

Fire cripples US nuclear submarine

“The fire was located in the forward part of the ship. The ship’s reactor was not operating at the time and is in the other end of the ship and therefore not affected. No weapons are on board…

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