Three US Navy Personnel Found after Helo Crash, Two Still Missing

first_img View post tag: Navy View post tag: Naval View post tag: Defence View post tag: two September 23, 2013 Back to overview,Home naval-today Three US Navy Personnel Found after Helo Crash, Two Still Missing View post tag: US View post tag: missing View post tag: personnel View post tag: Helo View post tag: Defensecenter_img An MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 6 crashed in the central Red Sea Sept. 22, while operating with the guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110).Three personnel are accounted for and stable. Search efforts continue for two remaining personnel.Assisting in the search and rescue are USS Nimitz (CVN 68), USS William P. Lawrence, USS Princeton (CG 59), USS Shoup (DDG 86), USS Stockdale (DDG 106) and USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) as well as MH-60S Knighthawks from HSC-6, and MH-60R Seahawks from Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 75 and one P-3 from Patrol Squadron (VP) 47.The crash was not due to any sort of hostile activity.The incident is under investigation.[mappress]Press Release, September 23, 2013; Image: US Navy Three US Navy Personnel Found after Helo Crash, Two Still Missing View post tag: found View post tag: still View post tag: Crash View post tag: three View post tag: after View post tag: News by topic Share this articlelast_img

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