Japan Maritime Self Defense Force submarine training Oyashio collided with fishing boat
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BEIJING, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) Kyodo News, 10 8:00 pm, the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force base in Yokosuka submarine “pro-surge” floating in the training, the training and is responsible for guarding the boat, “28 turtle pill” collision. The accident occurred at Kirishima City, Kagoshima Prefecture Fukuyama Fukuyama-cho area of ??Kagoshima Bay, 5 km. No casualties reported.
“tide” (2700 tons), a total of 85 crew. Maritime Self Defense Force team was riding a “28 turtle pill” (4.5 tons) vessels. Maritime Self Defense Force, said the collision caused by “pro-surge” periscope in the vicinity of the paint off, “28 turtle pill,” the mast partially damaged. According to the Ministry of Maritime Security Kagoshima news, then “28 turtle pill” itself into a naval pilot of Kagoshima. Oyashio fuel leakage has not occurred and other issues. The Security Department is investigating the cause of the accident to send patrol boat.
Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force, said the day “pro-surge” operation is determined to implement sound navigation. To prevent the submarine collided with the surrounding fishing, charter a fishing boat SDF perform security duty in the training area. It is reported that this is the area approach the practice drills.