U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 3rd Class Jason Waite U.S. Representative John P. Murtha, of Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District, delivered the principal commissioning address. NAVAL BASE SAN DIEGO, Calif. – USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) hasn’t moved from the pier-side spot where it caught fire on July 12 and burned … [27] By 14 July the number of injured had risen to 61, as more people were treated for minor injuries, including heat exhaustion and smoke inhalation, the following day. Smoke rises from the USS Bonhomme Richard at Naval Base San Diego in San Diego, after an explosion and fire onboard the ship In this July 12, 2020, file photo. La dernière modification de cette page a été faite le 21 juillet 2020 à 10:23. Cinq navires de l’United States Navy ont été nommés Bonhomme Richard ou Bon Homme Richard: Les autres navires seront nommés d'après le précédent : Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. Le bâtiment de l’US Navy s’est alors en partie embrasé. Bonhomme Richard, formerly Duc de Duras, was a warship in the Continental Navy.She was originally an East Indiaman, a merchant ship built in France for the French East India Company in 1765, for service between France and Asia. The U.S. Navy on Monday announced it will decommission the USS Bonhomme Richard, the warship that caught fire and burned for days this summer … On November 26, 1944, USS Bon Homme Richard (CV 31) was commissioned with Captain A. O. Navy officials announced Monday that the ship, the suspected target of an arsonist, would be scrapped. L’« USS Bonhomme Richard » ne reprendra pas la mer. Bon Homme Richard departed Norfolk 19 March 1945 to join the Pacific Fleet and arrived at Pearl Harbor on April 5, 1945. Here’s how she looked Monday docked in San Diego [13], During the summer of 2013 Bonhomme Richard participated in Exercise Talisman Sabre 2013. Her helicopters flew supplies and medical personnel into various areas of Indonesia, as well as evacuating the wounded. On 5 August 2017 a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265 with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit took off from Bonhomme Richard and then crashed in Shoalwater Bay on the east coast of Australia. Navy. [36], On 30 November 2020, Navy officials said that attempting to repair the damage and return Bonhomme Richard to service would take between five and seven years and cost an estimated $2.5 billion to $3.2 billion. Bonhomme Richard participated in Exercise Talisman Saber 2017 involving more than 33,000 Australian and U.S. troops in June 2017. Il sera déconstruit, ainsi en a décidé la Navy. LHD-6 is the third ship of the United States Navy to bear the name first given by John Paul Jones to his Continental Navy frigate, named in French "Good Man Richard" in honor of Benjamin Franklin, the publisher of Poor Richard's Almanac who at the time served as U.S. ambassador to France. À bord tous unis contre le feu. During the commissioning, Mrs. Murtha gave the traditional order to "Man our ship and bring her to life!". [20], An explosion occurred about 8:50 a.m. on 12 July 2020 aboard Bonhomme Richard while in her homeport at Naval Base San Diego undergoing maintenance. L'USS Bon Homme Richard (CV-31) est un porte-avion de classe Essex de l'United States Navy.Deuxième navire de la Marine américaine à porter ce nom, il reprend le nom de la frégate Bonhomme Richard de la guerre d'indépendance. Ce navire amphibie de la classe WASP a été sérieusement endommagé le 13 juillet dernier lors d'un incendie. Federal Fire Department San Diego and US Navy Sailors continue to fight the fire to save the ship, USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard’s (LHD 6) heritage committee hosted a celebration Jan. 15, celebrating the 25th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Day. On a port visit in Guam on 28 December, the ship and her Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) were ordered to the Indian Ocean to help in relief efforts following the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake. Instead, the decision was taken to withdraw the ship from service and, following extensive component recovery, have it sold for scrap. 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Bonhomme Richard took the place of USS Essex as the command ship for Expeditionary Strike Group Seven and switched homeport from San Diego, California to Sasebo, Japan, on 23 April 2012. USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) is a Wasp-class amphibious assault ship of the United States Navy commissioned in 1998. The event included a cake cutting ceremony, informational displays and a speech by Chief Electronics Technician Donnielle Clay, a guest speaker of the Bonhomme Richard heritage committee. L'USS Bonhomme-Richard en feu à San Diego (actualisé) Une explosion suivie d'un incendie a fait au moins 57 blessés (21 initialement) dimanche à bord du Bonhomme-Richard dans la base navale de San Diego, en Californie. [8][1], Among other unit awards, Bonhomme Richard has been awarded the Navy Battle "E" eight times. Repairing Fire-Damaged USS Bonhomme Richard Would Likely Take Years, Admiral Says Sailors and Federal Fire San Diego firefighters combat a fire aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) … https://fr.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=USS_Bonhomme_Richard&oldid=173114737, Portail:Forces armées des États-Unis/Articles liés, licence Creative Commons attribution, partage dans les mêmes conditions, comment citer les auteurs et mentionner la licence. After thorough consideration, the Navy has decided to decommission USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), a Wasp-class amphibious assault ship, due to the extensive damage sustained during the July fire., [24], Three investigations are ongoing related to the fire. Elle fut nommée d'après L'Almanach du Bonhomme Richard de Benjamin Franklin. [citation needed] Alongside Bonhomme Richard, 20 other ships and over 200 aircraft took part in what was Australia's largest exercise to date. (Photo : compte Facebook de Surface warriors) L’« USS Bonhomme Richard » victime d’un incendie Publié le 13/07/2020 12:24 | Mis à jour le 14/07/2020 19:32. Smoke rises from the USS Bonhomme Richard after an explosion and fire on board the amphibious assault ship at Naval Base San Diego. L'annonce a été faite le 30 novembre (lire ici).Sur l'accident, voir mon post ici.. Bonhomme Richard played two significant roles in Operation Iraqi Freedom; first, she offloaded more than 1,000 marines and gear from the 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines into Kuwait. Like the previous five Wasp-class ships, Bonhomme Richard is designed to embark, deploy and land elements of a Marine landing force in amphibious assault operations by helicopter, landing craft and amphibious vehicle, and if needed, to act as a light aircraft carrier. Ports of call include East Timor; Phuket, Thailand; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; and Oahu, Hawaii. [5] Navy leaders decided to decommission and scrap the ship because repairs were estimated to take up to seven years and cost up to $3.2 billion. It … Her next deployment was in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, beginning 17 January 2003 and lasting to 26 July 2003. From 24 January to 24 July 2000, the ship made the first Western Pacific (WESTPAC) deployment of any U.S. Navy ship in the 2000s as part of Operation Southern Watch. Like the previous five Wasp-class ships, Bonhomme Richard is designed to embark, deploy and land elements of a Marine landing force in amphibious assault operations by helicopter, landing craft and amphibious vehicle, and if needed, to act as a light aircraft carrier. Second, after delivering her attack and transport helicopters, troops, and vehicles, she took up position just miles off the coast of Kuwait and became one of two light aircraft carriers, or "Harrier Carriers", along with USS Bataan in the Persian Gulf, launching AV-8B Harrier strike aircraft into Iraq. Twenty-three personnel were rescued, while three died, their bodies being recovered about three weeks later. She deployed as part of Operation Enduring Freedom from 1 December 2001 to 18 June 2002. [3], On 12 July 2020, a fire started on a lower deck while the ship was undergoing maintenance at Naval Base San Diego. Bon Homme Richard (CV 31), the second ship to bear the name after John Paul Jones’s Revolutionary War Frigate was launched on April 29, 1944 by the New York Navy Yard. [24], The day the fire erupted, 17 sailors and four civilians were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries;[25][26] all but five were released by morning of the next day, navy officials said. [10] Cost of replacement was estimated about $4 billion (2020 dollars).[11]. Pilots from Marine Attack Squadron 211 (VMA-211) and VMA-311, embarked aboard Bonhomme Richard, expended more than 175,000 pounds (79,000 kg) of ordnance, providing close air support to the Marines on the ground and during predetermined strikes in Iraq. [35], On 26 August, news outlets reported that a sailor from the ship was being investigated for arson, but no motive had been identified and no one had been charged. He said the firefighting efforts had involved sailors from many ships and units in San Diego, including the helicopter squadron HSC-3, which dropped water on the ship. Il fut en service de 1944 à 1971. A US sailor is being questioned over the possibility that they may have intentionally set a fire that caused extensive damage to the USS Bonhomme Richard at … Affichant 40.000 tonnes de déplacement, l’USS Bonhomme Richard, mis en service en 1998, était à quai pour des travaux devant notamment lui permettre d’embarquer jusqu’à 20 avions de combat F-35B [et/ou des hélicoptères]. The USS Bonhomme Richard cost $750 million to build when it was commissioned back in 1998, which amounts to about $1.2 billion in today's dollars. Les responsables de l’US Navy ont travaillé lundi pour déterminer ce qui a provoqué un incendie massif sur le USS Bonhomme Richard, un navire d’assaut amphibie, qui a fait 17 marins blessés et quatre civils. The USS Bonhomme Richard was one of 10 large amphibious ships operated by the U.S. Now that the smoke has had time to clear it seems that the U.S. Navy’s options are bad or worse when it comes to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6), … From September 2009 to April 2010, Bonhomme Richard deployed to the Fifth and Seventh Fleet Areas of Operations (AoR). ; The ship suffered a catastrophic fire in July 2020 that left it … Then Secretary of the Navy, John H. Dalton, placed the new ship in commission. USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) departed its building yard, Ingalls Shipbuilding division of Litton Industries, Pascagoula, Mississippi, on 8 August 1998, sailing into Pensacola Harbor at Naval Air Station Pensacolafor commissioning activities and culminating with the main ceremony, which was held on Saturday, 15 August 1998. On dénombre actuellement vingt-et-un blessés parmi les membres d’équipage et les pompiers engagés. Bonhomme Richard departed her building yard, Ingalls Shipbuilding division of Litton Industries, Pascagoula, Mississippi, on 8 August 1998, sailing into Pensacola Harbor at Naval Air Station Pensacola for commissioning activities and culminating with the main ceremony, which was held on 15 August 1998. L'USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) ne reprendra pas la mer! [22][23] The fire was reported to have started in an area that is normally used to park military trucks while the ship is at sea, but where shipyard workers might have temporarily placed other items including combustible materials. [6][7] Some of the ship's salvageable parts will be removed and stored for use in other ships.[8]. [31], Fire and water damage were sustained on 11 of 14 decks. [32] Sections of the flight deck and other decks were warped and bulging, while the island was nearly gutted. The Navy’s Nov. 30 announcement to decommission the USS Bonhomme Richard following July’s catastrophic fire illustrates the frailty of our naval defense industrial base. On July 12, an explosion rocked the USS Bonhomme Richard, touching off a fire that raged for four days, gutting the amphibious assault ship. USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) sits pier side at Naval Base San Diego on July 16, 2020. Il était prévu de le maintenir jusqu’en 2037. The fire that broke out on the U.S. Navy amphibious ship USS Bonhomme Richard at a shipyard in San Diego last month caused catastrophic damage to 11 … US Navy Photo US Navy Photo This post has been updated with additional historical details. The U.S. Navy has announced that it plans to scrap the USS Bonhomme Richard and not repair the amphibious assault ship ravaged by a major fire … [34], Nine sailors assigned to Bonhomme Richard were meritoriously promoted in rank on 31 July for their actions in fighting the fire. Navy Will Dismantle USS Bonhomme Richard The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship burned for five days after a fire broke out onboard July 12. The following July, Bonhomme Richard participated in RIMPAC 2006. The amphibious assault ship USS 'Bonhomme Richard' sits pierside at Naval Base San Diego. Voici quelques clichés de cet incendie qui ravage le porte-hélicoptères amphibie. Un marin fait l’objet d’une enquête pour incendie criminel dans l’incendie qui a ravagé le navire de guerre USS Bonhomme Richard en juillet, selon un haut responsable de la marine qui n’a pas souhaité s’exprimer publiquement lors de l’enquête. L’« USS Bonhomme Richard » victime d’un incendie; Le feu a pris alors que le navire, en maintenance, était à quai à San Diego. The Navy is … The Secretary of the Navy, John H. Dalton, place… [4] Admiral Michael Gilday, Chief of Naval Operations, said the event was "a very, very serious incident" and that the Navy would address any systemic problems. Maneuvers were performed off Queensland, Australia and in the Coral Sea. [14], Bonhomme Richard assisted in the air-sea rescue operation of the capsized South Korean ferry MV Sewol with helicopters on 16 April 2014.[15]. Ce dimanche 12 juillet 2020 une explosion a retenti à bord du porte-aéronefs USS Bonhomme Richard alors que celui-ci se trouvait à quai. The USS Bonhomme Richard will be decommissioned after a fire suspected to be caused by arson tore through the ship in July while it was docked in San Diego, according to military officials. During Operation Iraqi Freedom, Bonhomme Richard launched more than 800 sorties, including 547 combat launches. It was a … The resulting fire was fueled by paper, cloth, rags or other materials, not fuel oil or other hazardous materials, Rear Admiral Philip Sobeck, commander of Expeditionary Strike Group 3, told reporters that evening. … In July she participated in RIMPAC 2010 in the Kaulakahi Channel, between Kauai and Niihau Islands, Hawaii, near the Pacific Missile Range Facility. Ce navire amphibie de la classe « Wasp » a été sérieusement endommagé le 13 juillet dernier lors d’un incendie. Incendié en juillet, l’« USS Bonhomme Richard » ne sera pas réparé Publié le 01/12/2020 16:09 | Mis à jour le 01/12/2020 19:46 Beginning 6 December 2004, Bonhomme Richard detached as a supporting unit of Operation Iraqi Freedom and sailed to Sri Lanka to provide support for relief efforts following the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and its subsequent tsunamis. The average cost of a Wasp-class landing helicopter dock (LHD) ship was estimated to be about $750 million[9] whereas the program unit cost of an America Class LHA (landing helicopter assault) was expected to be about $3.3 billion (2015 dollars). Durant ces dernières semaines, deux autres navires ont été victimes d’incendies. USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) is a Wasp-class amphibious assault ship of the United States Navy commissioned in 1998. U.S. Representative John P. Murtha, of Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District delivered the principal commissioning address. The contract to build her was awarded to Ingalls Shipbuilding on 11 December 1992, and her keel was laid down on 18 April 1995. Bonhomme Richard participated in several operations. The Naval Criminal Investigative Service, along with other federal agencies continue to investigate. [33] The Navy removed the aft mast of the damaged ship to ensure it would not collapse. [30] The minor injury total had risen to 63 total (40 sailors and 23 civilians). [28][29], On 16 July, five days after the explosion, the Navy announced that all fires had been extinguished. [21] Since the ship was in maintenance, on-board fire-suppression systems had been disabled, delaying the onset of firefighting efforts, according to Admiral Sobeck. Two investigations are being conducted by Naval Sea Systems Command: the first is a failure review board investigation of safety issues relating to ship design and structure, and how changes could prevent future fires from spreading through ships under similar circumstances; the second is a safety review related to the events and activities that occurred on the ship prior to the fire and their relation to existing navy policies and procedures; finally, an investigation into command issues is being led by Vice Admiral Scott Conn, the commander of the 3rd Fleet. On 4 January 2005, the ship helped airlift relief supplies to the coast of Sumatra, Indonesia.[12]. It took four days for firefighters to extinguish the fire, which injured at least 63 sailors and civilians[4] and severely damaged the ship; the cause of the fire is still under investigation. Bonhomme Richard deployed in Operation Unified Assistance from 5 January 2005 to February 2005. Une grande partie de l’incendie, qui brûle encore lundi matin, est encore inconnue, y compris l’étendue des dommages causés au navire, qui est amarré à la base navale de S [16] This was followed by a week long port call in Melbourne. L'USS Bonhomme Richard (1765), anciennement Duc de Duras, une frégate construite en France et placée à la disposition de John Paul Jones en 1779. Rule, Jr., in command. [17][18][19], On 8 May 2018 Bonhomme Richard completed her homeport change to San Diego. The Navy said on Monday that it … In July 2008, the ship took part in RIMPAC 2008 off the coast of Hawaii. 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