How are serving divers Navy US Navy
• How are serving divers US Navy
Submarines Navy US Navy usually come out in the autonomous navigation by an average of 90 days. At this time, life on board a submarine runs in normal mode. Tightness is the norm, so everything for comfortable life of the sailors used the technical know-how.
Also, in order to get the service of a submarine sailors must pass a series of difficult tests, psychological tests and intensive courses.
America has 72 submarines of the Navy. Sailors typically live 90 days while hiking in his ship.
The first task after immersion, is to make sure there are no leaks anywhere on the board.
After diving life on board is switched to the 18-hour schedule. This chart is divided into three or six hours of sleep, alert and free time.
Because of the artificial 18-hour schedule and the lack of natural light, keep an eye on the time of day on the board it becomes difficult. According to a sailor: "You will find most of the time on that, what kind of food you are given in the dining room. If you eat the pancakes, you know that this morning, and if you eat legumes or beans, you know, it's midnight. "
Not all of the submarines are equipped with even in a sufficient number of beds. To compensate for this, sometimes even in the torpedo compartment mounted folding beds. As a rule, the men of 15 square meters for themselves and all their possessions.
The beds in the submarines, which are sometimes called "coffins".
Of course, for the most part, the submarines are very close. Corridors are no exception.
Head room is also very small in size. Sometimes, there is provided a toilet for forty people.
Showers, also made small in order to maximize the space on a submarine for more critical devices.
Fresh food on board the submarine, as a rule, do not store more than a few weeks. Food thereafter prepared from a wide variety of non-perishable foods.
From a relatively small number of ingredients, chefs manage to cook a large number of dishes, including lasagna.
The service on board submarines based on a clear division of responsibilities, depending on the positions and specialized training.
control cabin. Here, of course, it is the periscope of a submarine.
The command bridge - is the brain of the submarine.
Navigation is carried out fully through the work of computers. Calculating machines help ensure that the submarine is exactly where it should be.
Run command controls all underwater offensive weapons.
The Shell, which is launched intercontinental ballistic missiles. Submarine weapons can range from torpedoes to ballistic missiles, "Trident", depending on the type of submarine.
The missiles "Trident" was developed as a means of deterring a nuclear attack. They can go from New York to Moscow and could destroy a city so big such as Washington. They can be equipped with both nuclear and non-nuclear warheads.
The men often spend free time in the mess-room, the TV room and about 400 films for a comfortable rest for seafarers.
For the rest of seafarers also have cards and board games to help pass the time a long voyage.
On the submarines are also gyms - tend to be small, where there are only one or two cars. This helps the sailors to keep yourself in shape.
Submarine Forces of the Navy of America played an important role in projecting US power in the world.