Found the bodies of all ten of the missing sailors from the destroyer “John McCain”
MOSCOW, August 28 — RIA Novosti. The U.S. Navy found the bodies of all ten c of the missing sailors of the destroyer “John McCain”, which last week collided with a merchant vessel in the Straits of Malacca, and identified them, said in a statement the U.S. Navy.
“Divers of the U.S. Navy and marine corps currently have discovered the remains of ten of the sailors,” — said in a statement published on the website of the Navy, which previously reported the detection of two out of ten missing.
Us destroyer “John McCain” August 21, collided with a merchant vessel Alnic MC near Singapore. The command of the U.S. Navy confirmed that the incident resulted in five sailors were injured. Maritime and port authority (MPA) of Singapore announced that none of the members of the crew Alnic MC, which collided with an American ship, was not injured.
“John McCain”, launched in 1992, is class destroyer “Arleigh Burke”, which are produced since 1988. The crew of the ship with a displacement of 6630 tons is 337 people. On the armament of the ship are two missile units Aegis, artillery, anti-ship and other weapons.