Why 18-hour schedule on submarines?
December 7, 2012 12:59 AM Subscribe
Why do US Navy submarines operate on 18-hour schedules, with 6 hours on watch and 12 hours off? How did this start? Is there independent justification, or is this some hold-over from old traditions? Why did someone think this was a good idea?
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