Panel: ‘Navy Has Done Itself a Major Favor’ in Releasing Thresher Investigation

The rolling release of a previously secret report and investigation of the 1963 loss of USS Thresher (SSN-593), the Navy’s worst submarine disaster, is providing new lessons for today’s sailors and shipbuilders, said the former submarine commander who brought suit to declassify the documents. Now that the documents are declassified, submarine safety instructors, “can take … Continue reading Panel: ‘Navy Has Done Itself a Major Favor’ in Releasing Thresher Investigation