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Old 07-07-2011, 08:43   #1

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CMF Ship USS Philippine Sea (CG 58) rescues crew from Brilliante Virtuoso

My son is aboard the USS Phillipines GO JASON!!!
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Old 07-07-2011, 09:18   #2
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A crud oil ship on fire? What kind of mess it that going to make. Hope the fire just burns out leaving the ship afloat.
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Good news - thank you for sharing!
Please thank Jason for his service!
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ATTA BOY JASON and the rest of the crew of the USSPHILIPPINE SEA!!!!!!

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Re: navy rescue

Did the ship continue to burn?

Well if the Somalis blame the rest of the world for their perceived woes they will have to justify a VLCC load of crude on their beaches. I wonder who they'll blame?

Well done Jason and crew.

By the way, have a look at the blowup photos of the ship - see crop attached - That ain't no barbed wire entanglement. The Captain should be grilled. Rediculous if ships won't even properly defend themselves.
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