Only option to dismantle minesweeper USS Guardian trapped in Philippines

Defence IQ Press
Posted: 01/28/2013

The U.S. Navy is cutting its losses with the minesweeper vessel that is trapped on a reef just off the Philippines. The USS Guardian ran aground earlier this month after its navigational system placed the Tubbataha Reefs eight nautical miles away from its current position. Following an analysis of the options available to recover the ship, "our

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Posted: 01/28/2013

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