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Navy plane ‘pulverized’ coral in Kaneohe Bay, state divers say

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    Rear Adm. Kevin P. Lenox discusses the recovery and salvage efforts of the downed Navy plane in Kaneohe Bay.

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                                Above, the P-8A Poseidon airplane that skidded off the runway at Marine Corps Base Hawaii sat on the runway Monday.

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    Above, the P-8A Poseidon airplane that skidded off the runway at Marine Corps Base Hawaii sat on the runway Monday.

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                                Damage to a coral reef in Kaneohe Bay was surveyed Monday by state divers.

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    Damage to a coral reef in Kaneohe Bay was surveyed Monday by state divers.

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                                Rear Adm. Kevin Lenox, commander, Carrier Strike Group Three, spoke Monday at a news conference at Marine Corps Base Hawaii.

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    Rear Adm. Kevin Lenox, commander, Carrier Strike Group Three, spoke Monday at a news conference at Marine Corps Base Hawaii.

Kim Fuller, an aquatic biologist with the state DLNR’s Division of Aquatic Resources, said department divers today will continue to assess the damage to the reef. Read more

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