What happened on HMS Bounty?
Since: Jan 08
#1 Mar 30, 2013
1) old movie prop
2) badly maintained
3) sailed INTO a hurricane
4) no engines
5) no generators
6) no pumps
WTF do you WANT?
#2 Mar 30, 2013
Coast Guard: HMS Bounty Rescue
HMS Bounty, also known as HM Armed Vessel Bounty, was a small merchant vessel purchased by the Royal Navy for a botanical mission. Wikipedia
Owner: Royal Navy
Builder: Blaydes Shipyard
Place built: Kingston upon Hull
Bounty was an enlarged reconstruction of the original 1787 Royal Navy sailing ship HMS Bounty. Built in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia in 1960, she sank off the coast of North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy on 29 October 2012. Wikipedia
Since: Jan 08
#3 Mar 30, 2013
take your head out of your ass long enough to RTFA and notice that all seven of my observations come from the article.
intelligent individuals in more modern, better built, better equipped ships than that thing realize that Steering. Toward. A. Hurricane. Is. Not. A. Good. Idea.
“Obama Shames the USA”
Since: Apr 09
#4 Mar 31, 2013
The HMS Benghazi sunk with Obama at the wheel.
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