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US Sailor Goes Missing From Aircraft Carrier

Search and rescue undertaken in North Arabian Sea
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 7, 2020 2:00 AM CDT

(Newser) – A US Navy sailor went missing from the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz in the North Arabian Sea on Sunday, CNN and ABC News report. "The sailor was not located upon a search on board which resulted in a man overboard being called and the activation of the search and rescue," Cmdr. Rebecca Rebarich, a 5th Fleet rep, tells ABC. The sailor has not been named. The guided-missile cruiser USS Princeton has joined in the search and rescue operation. The Nimitz deployed to the Pacific and the Middle East in late April. (Read more Navy stories.)

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