Three military service members were
injured when a UH-3H Sea King carrying 10 passengers had a mishap
while landing aboard USS Preble (DDG 88) in the North Arabian Sea
during a routine passenger transfer/logistics run.
One injured Sailor was evacuated to Camp Arifjan medical
facility in Kuwait, while the others are being treated aboard
Preble. All are in stable condition.
Preble is conducting Maritime Security Operations in the
Northern Arabian Gulf as part of Command Task Force 58.