USS Fitzgerald to return to U.S. for extensive repairs

Jun 30, 2017

USS Fitzgerald to return to U.S. for extensive repairs

The U.S. Navy's guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald will return home for repairs following its fatal collision last month with a Filipino freighter south of Tokyo Bay, a naval official said Friday. Seven crew members died in the collision on June 17. Whether the crew of ...

U.S. Navy holds Japan memorial for sailors killed in crash

Jun 27, 2017

U.S. Navy holds Japan memorial for sailors killed in crash

Thousands of flag-waving mourners lined the streets of a U.S. naval base in Kanagawa Prefecture on Tuesday where a memorial service was held for seven sailors killed in a collision with a cargo ship this month. The facility in Yokosuka is the home port of ...