Navy Ships Kept at Sea Despite Training and Maintenance Needs, Admiral Says

Crews and commanders have little time to train and ships go without maintenance because of growing demands in the Pacific, a top admiral told lawmakers on Thursday.

Fatigue and Training Gaps Spell Disaster at Sea, Sailors Warn

After two deadly collisions involving Navy ships, more than a dozen current and former officers raised alarms about gaps in maintenance and training, grueling duty schedules and expanded operations.