The pilot safely ejected from the F-35C aircraft and was recovered via U.S. military helicopter. The pilot is in stable condition. There were seven total Sailors injured; three Sailors required MEDEVAC to a medical treatment facility in Manila, Philippines, and four were treated by on-board medical personnel. All three MEDEVACs are assessed as stable. Of the four Sailors treated by on-board medical, three have been released. Additional details and the cause of the inflight mishap is under investigation.
Naval News Staff 30 Sep 2022
The U.S. Navy, Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy, and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) conducted a tri-lateral anti-submarine warfare exercise...
Naval News Staff 23 Sep 2022
British and American forces took part in a SINKEX (sinking exercise) striking a former US Navy Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate in the North Atlantic.