Thursday, February 18, 2021

Military And Intelligence News Briefs -- February 18, 2021

A helicopter from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 3 combats a fire aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) at Naval Base San Diego, July 14, 2020. (Garrett LaBarge/U.S. Navy) 

The Navy has announced plans to dismantle, sell or sideline eight ships, including one that was ravaged by a devastating fire last summer. 

The amphibious assault ship Bonhomme Richard will be dismantled starting April 15, according to a Navy-wide administrative message issued Friday. 

The Bonhomme Richard was badly damaged in a July fire that burned for four days 

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 Military And Intelligence News Briefs -- February 18, 2021 

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