Hyman Rickover: Father of the Nuclear Navy
Hyman Rickover was the most famous and controversial flag officer of his era (1950-1980). Rickover was a visionary who saw the potential of nuclear energy in creating a Navy unequaled in control of the world’s oceans which unbalanced the Cold War. Through his nuclear engineering systems of reactor safety, demanding material quality and personnel responsibility, he built propulsion plants which have a perfect safety record for 67 years.
John Lindstedt is a former nuclear-trained naval officer who served on the nuclear missile submarine, USS Kamehameha, SSBN 642. He made three strategic deterrent patrols in the Mediterranean Sea. He is an avid historian of the U.S. Naval Submarine Force. ... read more
Date: Mon, May 10, 2021
Delivery Method: Live Online
Time: 2:15-3:30pm CT
Instructor: John Lindstedt
Enrollment Limit: 300
Program Number: SPRI:418
Registration opens Tue, Jan 12, 2021.