U.S. and Japanese ships and planes are looking for 3 people who remain missing after a U.S. Navy aircraft crashed in the western Pacific. The Navy says eleven crew and passengers were aboard the C-2 transport plane that went down in the Pacific south of Okinawa Wednesday. The Navy said that 8 people have been rescued in good condition and are aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan.
The plane was transported crew and cargo to the carrier when it crashed in the Philippine Sea. The cause of the crash unknown.