SSN 571 AND DD 984 COLLISION PHOTOS.
THE USS NAUTILUS AND USS ESSEX COLLISION
Pictures of the damage to USS Nautilus from the USS Essex collision.
Discussion and more photos.
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USS THOMAS A. EDISON collides with the USS LEFTWICH (DD 984).
The EDISON was at periscope depth preparing to surface; it damaged its sail and sail planes,
but there was no flooding. Both ships remain operation after the accident.
Happened in November 1982 after the Edison became a Slow Attack Sub.
Sub's history and accident history.
Enlargement of sail and sail planes damage.