13 Sep '18, 1am

Navy Readies Ships To Help Hurricane Florence Victims

Navy Readies Ships To Help Hurricane Florence Victims

, a Navy vessel partly manned by civilian sailors, is something even more unusual. As one of the Navy’s two hospital ships , Comfort has not only a flight deck but it a staggering a 1,000-bed hospital facility complete with radiological services, a pharmacy, a CAT scan and two oxygen-producing plants. (The Navy called us Thursday morning to say that, while the Comfort is at sea she left port for protection, not to preposition for possible hurricane response.)

Full article: https://breakingdefense.com/2018/09/navy-readying-usns-co...

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