June 18, 2017

Navy collisions rare but provide lessons in their wake

By Jerry Hendrix

Source: USA Today

Journalist(s) Bart Jansen

While investigators search for the cause of a fatal collision involving the USS Fitzgerald with a container ship near Japan, Navy experts said such accidents are "very rare" but could provide lessons for future sailors.

Read the full piece on USA Today.

  • Jerry Hendrix

    Senior Fellow and Director, Defense Strategies and Assessments Program

    Jerry Hendrix is a Senior Fellow and the Director of the Defense Strategies and Assessments Program at the Center for a New American Security. A retired Captain in the United...