U.S. nuclear submarine collided with the ship into port overhaul Bahrain (Photos)
the U.S.,” Hartford “nuclear submarine driving 入巴林萨勒曼 Hong Kong for repair. BEIJING, for Figure
driving 入巴林萨勒曼 Hong Kong for maintenance of the U.S. military,” Hartford “nuclear submarine. BEIJING, for Figure
United States Navy, “New Orleans” was driving 入巴林萨勒曼 amphibious transport dock ship to Hong Kong for repair. BEIJING, for Figure
” New Orleans “was driving 入巴林萨勒曼 amphibious transport dock ship in Hong Kong. Photo courtesy
Xinhua BEIJING, Riyadh, March 22 (Xinhua reporter Li Zhen) Manama news: based U.S. Fifth Fleet in Bahrain announced Wednesday in the Gulf waters in the Strait of Hormuz with The accident hit the U.S., “Hartford” nuclear submarine and the “New Orleans” was the day of amphibious transport dock ship has been driving 入巴林萨勒曼 Hong Kong for maintenance.
the U.S. Fifth Fleet statement said the two ships are currently moored boats in Salman Port, for further damage assessments and repairs, collision cause of the accident is still under investigation. U.S. Department of Defense officials said two boats in the ship before the collision is likely no communication.
after the Fifth Fleet statement said the two boats collided in the ship are in accordance with established before deployment in the Persian Gulf to perform security tasks.
the U.S., “Hartford” nuclear submarine and the “New Orleans’ No. 20 amphibious transport dock ship in the Gulf waters of the Strait of Hormuz collision,” Hartford “on the submarine 15 crew members suffered minor injuries, but the nuclear propulsion plant was not affected, “New Orleans” was the fuel tank ruptured, causing about 25,000 gallons (95,000 liters) of diesel leaked into the sea.
because every day there are more than 30% of the world’s oil transportation subject to the “Gulf throat,” said Strait of Hormuz, the collision after the accident was a significant rise in international oil prices.