15 iulie 2020

Helicopter water drops help fight fire on USS Bonhomme Richard


July 15 (UPI) -- The USS Bonhomme Richard continued to burn in San Diego on Wednesday, as Navy helicopters fought the fire with helicopter water drops.Two fires are burning aboard the ship, one forward and one aft, and firefighters were only able to access the forward fire on Tuesday, Navy officials said . The amphibious assault ship caught fire on Sunday morning.AdvertisementFirefighting operations continued on Wednesday, as Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 3 aircraft cooled the ship's [...]