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US -- -- bit embarrassed after losing a 300 million dollar ship.
After it ran aground the US says guardian was then turned -- -- scrap metal because someone apparently was not paying attention.
-- -- at NASA's live in LA on this the guardian.
Appropriately named her -- so much -- morning.
A bill this wasn't just anywhere but into -- it ramming it internationally protected pristine coral reef in the Philippines and despite an apology was a major embarrassment to the navy.
Losing -- -- when you can least afford it.
United States navy is investigating why one -- fits -- best selves ran aground in that the but hi -- Big news in the Philippines but did you hear how the US turned a 300 million dollar warship.
In to scrap metal in the middle of a budget crisis probably not -- -- To make sure that both the crew in that ship comes from harm's way all right a mistake was made here.
According to the Filipino Coast -- the US has guardian endured the two but -- how reefs national park.
When officials told the ship the -- was off limits and allegedly radioed back quote.
-- complaint to the US embassy.
Minutes later it ran -- The incident made headlines in the Philippines sparking protests in spite of US apology because.
The -- is a national treasure it is uncharacteristic.
I mean we train.
Our commanding officer and he changed his crew to be extremely professional and his leadership sustained minor damage but delays allowed waves to push the whole further -- -- the coral.
Requiring salvage -- from Singapore to lift it off.
Piece by piece -- -- -- are angry the guardian is only one of eight mine sweepers in the US fleet so far the navy blames not arrogance but faulty navigational maps for losing an aging that valuable asset.
So captain has been believed in other -- possible negligence the navy is investigating how -- -- assigned to this area the Pacific.
Had the wrong maps and this is going to be expensive bill the Philippines is asking for millions in fines not to mention the seven salvage ships necessary over three months.
The cleanup -- -- embarrassment.
And significant way through.
While -- thank you -- -- and -- live there -- and.
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