The USS Connecticut is a nuclear-powered fast-attack submarine. File photo: US Navy
The USS Connecticut is a nuclear-powered fast-attack submarine. File photo: US Navy

US nuclear submarine hits underwater ‘object’ in South China Sea

  • Submarine damaged after hitting an unidentified object, but is in a ‘safe and stable’ condition
  • Vessel now headed to the US base at Guam, its nuclear propulsion plant not affected

Topic |   South China Sea
The USS Connecticut is a nuclear-powered fast-attack submarine. File photo: US Navy
The USS Connecticut is a nuclear-powered fast-attack submarine. File photo: US Navy
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