The incident occurred when the aircraft approached the carrier. The pilot managed to eject and was picked up at sea by helicopter.

That strike group United States Navy led the "Carl Vinson" is sent from the area of Singapore to the Korean Peninsula, it became known on 8 April.

The redeployment of a squadron connected with concern the growing military potential of the DPRK. The latest launch of a ballistic missile North Korea has carried out 5 April.