He stepped out with another man and two shots were fired and then he entered the control room again and began shooting again…. He had a magazine with 30 rounds in it so I took the view that someone had to stop him.
I pushed him against the wall and we wrestled, then I pushed him into another wall which resulted in him going to the ground and I managed to get the weapon from him and threw it aside under a table.
I shouted for someone to help as I held him down and my chief executive was the first to come, and he did a remarkable job of restraining him.
Royal Navy Commander Iain Breckenridge was quoted saying: The Americans were utterly taken aback, blown away with what they were seeing. In November The Guardian reported that there had been a serious leak that caused an emergency surfacing because a cap for a pipe was made of the wrong metal, even though the inventory claimed proper checks had been made, that there were problems with reactor monitoring instruments because the wrong grade of lead was used, and circuit boards had not been correctly fitted.
An MoD spokesman said "It is normal for first of class trials to identify areas where modifications are required and these are then incorporated into later vessels of the class.
Astute departed Faslane on her maiden deployment at the beginning of , spending eight months abroad.
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