Navy Destroyer Damaged in Collison Will Take 2 Years to Fix (But Will Get Massive Upgrade) -

Dave Majumdar


Time well spent. 

USS Fitzgerald (DDG-62), an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer that was damaged last year during a collision that cost the lives of seven sailors, has arrived at Pascagoula, Mississippi, for repairs. The massive destroyer was transported from Yokosuka, Japan, onboard a heavy lift vessel called MV Transshelf. The vessel arrived in Pascagoula on Jan. 19.

“Fitzgerald is expected to spend several days in the Port of Pascagoula as the heavy lift ship will...


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