buggerit84 said:I thought it was because of the pressure changes caused by the diving of the boat rather than the radiation from the reactor that was the problem with said unborn spawn. Hence wenches can't be divers either.
The RAN has had female ships divers since the mid 80s and there have been no reported problems. The only reason CD is not open to them is the extremely high physical standards required and the fact that it is classed as a direct combat role. Although what job on a warship isnt?