The damaged USS Fitzgerald is docked at the U.S. Naval base in Yokosuka, southwest of Tokyo, after colliding in June with Philippine-flagged container ship ACX Crystal off Japan. The Navy said the guided-missile destroyer will change homeport, effective Dec. 15, to Pascagoula, where the Huntington Ingalls Industries shipbuilders will repair the ship.
The damaged USS Fitzgerald is docked at the U.S. Naval base in Yokosuka, southwest of Tokyo, after colliding in June with Philippine-flagged container ship ACX Crystal off Japan. The Navy said the guided-missile destroyer will change homeport, effective Dec. 15, to Pascagoula, where the Huntington Ingalls Industries shipbuilders will repair the ship. Eugene Hoshiko AP File
The damaged USS Fitzgerald is docked at the U.S. Naval base in Yokosuka, southwest of Tokyo, after colliding in June with Philippine-flagged container ship ACX Crystal off Japan. The Navy said the guided-missile destroyer will change homeport, effective Dec. 15, to Pascagoula, where the Huntington Ingalls Industries shipbuilders will repair the ship. Eugene Hoshiko AP File

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November 10, 2017 05:00 AM