Remembering the Fire on USS Forrestal

Remembering the Fire on USS Forrestal
Surrounded by water, but with nowhere to go, no way to escape, Sailors on USS Forrestal (CVA 59) watched in horror for one split second as flames began to engulf their ship, July 29, 1967. They jumped into action, but then came explosion after explosion, fireball after fireball. Caused ... read more
Source: Maritime ExecutivePublished on 2017-07-28