USS Bonhomme Richard Searches for Victims of Sunken Korean Ferry

Published at 4:52 p.m. on April 18, 2014 | Modified at 4:53 p.m. on April 18, 2014

EAST CHINA SEA -- An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25, lands on the flight deck aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) April 17, 2014, after conducting search and rescue operations near the scene of the sunken ferry Sewol in the vicinity of the island of Jindo. Sailors and Marines aboard of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship Bonhomme Richard are conducting search and rescue operations as requested by the Republic of Korea.

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