Tugs, salvors respond to grounded Navy cruiser at Pearl Harbor

(HONOLULU) — A U.S. Navy ship is listing to starboard after running aground at Pearl Harbor, the Honolulu Advertiser newspaper reported. Commercial tugboats and Navy salvors are attempting to dislodge the USS Port Royal after lightering the 567-foot vessel of personnel and fuel. The Navy said a sonar dome below the guided missile cruiser’s bow seems to be damaged.
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By Professional Mariner Staff