So over at IMDB there is a list of “goofs” associated with many/most of the movies. I’m looking over the one for Crimson Tide and see this:
I get a reading on my BS detectors when I see this, but I’m not in a position to know for sure. Snopes doesn’t seem to address it one way or the other on their Military page, and I couldn’t find any threads on the topic here (although it’s entirely possible I chose my terms poorly).
Does anybody care to affirm (preferably with a citation of the “law”) or refute this claim?