USA: Sailors from MDSU Die While Conducting Dive Operations

Two Sailors from Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit (MDSU) Two died while conducting diving operations in Maryland, Feb. 26.

One victim was declared deceased at the scene. A second victim was transported to a local medical facility where he was later pronounced dead.

The service members’ next of kin have been notified however the names are being withheld for 24 hours in accordance with Navy policy.

Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Group Two is conducting an investigation into the deaths of the Sailors.

Naval Today Staff, February 27, 2013

Share this article

Follow Naval Today

Events>

<< May 2015 >>
MTWTFSS
27 28 29 30 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Naval Combat Systems

The two day event promises detailed presentations, high-level debate and interactive discussions: you will gain remarkable insight and build…

read more >

Arctic Patrol and Reconnaissance 2015

This year’s Arctic Patrol and Reconnaissance event will bring the Arctic and Observer nations together to discuss the latest operational…

read more >

Offshore Patrol Vessels Middle East

Increase your naval capabilities by finding affordable and effective new technological solutions to your maritime operations…

read more >

Engine As A Weapon (EAAW)

The Engine As A Weapon (EAAW) series of international symposia, organised by The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology…

read more >