I would love to hear why people are still talking about this and against it. If you are upset by this, I’d love for you to leave a comment and tell me why.
****From The Navy Times ******
Female submariners finish 1st part of trainingBy Sam Fellman - Staff writer
Posted : Monday May 9, 2011 15:57:54 EDT
The Navy’s first female submariners have reached their first training milestone — completing nuclear power school — and are on track to arrive at four ballistic- and guided-missile subs as soon as this fall, the Navy announced Monday in a press release.
Having finished nuclear power school, eight women were to report Monday to the Submarine Officer Basic Course in Groton, Conn., joining a class of 74 men; it is the first co-ed class in SOBC history. Following the 10-week course, they will enter the next phase of their training, Naval Nuclear Prototype Training. They are expected to arrive at their subs in February 2012, according to Lt. Brian Wierzbicki, spokesman for Submarine Group 10. Continue reading