News Flash – Ship mishap postpones military exercise indefinitely

ASAN, Guam — Joint Region Marianas has confirmed that a French Navy LandingCraft Unit involved with the Jeanne D’Arc Multinational Exercise has run aground and thatthe exercise has been indefinitely postponed. The French-led exercise began today in Guamand was scheduled to run until May 18. Part of the exercise was planned to take place onTinian starting on May 15.  The LCU impacted the sea floor in Apra Harbor at 7 a.m. this morning. No one wasinjured. The LCU sustained damage to one of its two propellers but was able to return toNaval Base Guam under its own . . .

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