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Afloat Class A Mishaps

As of  16 Sep 2014 


Ship and Submarine Mishaps

  • 22 Jun 2014: (Atlantic Ocean) Water in fuel damaged 1A main propulsion diesel engine (MPDE).
  • 09 Jun 2014: (Jacksonville, FL) Unintended shaft revolution during dead-stick berth shift resulted in damage to main reduction gear.
  • 23 Apr 2014: (WESTPAC) Explosion in NR 1 Main Reduction Gear, resulting in damage to the casing.
  • 14 Apr 2014: (Atlantic Ocean) Class A fire in CG uptake space.
  • 12 Feb 2014: (Black Sea) FFG ran aground while entering Samsun, Turkey. Initial reports indicate damage to the propeller.
  • 16 Nov 2013: (SOCAL) A BQM drone hit a CG-47 class ship during a training exercise.


 Diving Mishaps

  • No mishaps this FY.

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