US Navy submarine USS GEORGIA crew medevaced after accident, Spain
Spanish Salvage Agency Salvamento Maritimo reported, that it medevaced sailor from the US Navy submarine USS GEORGIA in the early hours Mar 28 in Alboran sea east of Cartagena, Spain. Sailor lost a hand in an accident, details unknown. He was transferred on board of SAR boat SALVAMAR MIMOSA and later airlifted by helicopter to hospital.
SAR boat SALVAMAR MIMOSA, MMSI 224363280, length 21 meters, flag Spain.
USS GEORGIA – Ohio-class nuclear submarine, displacemenet 18750 tons, crew 155, armament torpedoes and missiles.