Washington, June 22, 2021, Tuesday
On the one hand, America’s relations with Russia are not so good at the moment and on the other hand America is trying to rein in China’s growing power in the South China Sea.
Amid tensions with the two countries, the United States is working on new weapons, and as part of that, the US Navy has tested the world’s most powerful conventional bomb. The bomb weighed 18,000 kg and was dropped at sea near the American aircraft carrier Gerald Ford.
The Navy has released a video in which the atmosphere is shown shaking as if there was an earthquake in the water. The Navy has termed it as Full Ship Shock Test. The epicenter of the quake was reported below the epicenter at magnitude 3.9.
The Navy conducted the test at sea 100 miles off the coast of Florida, USA. The bomber struck in front of a US military base shortly after noon. The bomber struck in front of a US military base shortly after noon. This test was done to determine the extent to which an aircraft carrier could withstand a bomb attack.
However, the video of the blast has also gone viral. It has been seen by nine lakh people. The US Navy says the bomber struck in front of a US military base shortly after noon. This will not have any adverse effect on the environment. There is also discussion that two such tests were done.