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UPDATE: USS Guardian Investigation Faults Lack of Leadership and Situational Awareness

“USS Guardian leadership and watch teams failed to adhere to prudent, safe, and sound navigation principles which would have alerted them to approaching dangers with sufficient time to take mitigating action,” wrote Admiral Cecil D. Haney, Commander of the U.S. … Continue reading

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Navy to Dismantle Ship Aground on Tubbataha Reef, Philippines

The U.S. Navy said Wednesday that it would dismantle a minesweeper that ran aground on a coral reef in the Philippines after carefully studying all options on how to remove the damaged ship. Navy spokesman Lt. Cmdr. James Stockman said … Continue reading

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