Aircraft carrier failed to enforce social distancing, letting Covid spread: Pentagon watchdog

Aircraft carrier failed to enforce social distancing, letting Covid spread: Pentagon watchdog

WASHINGTON — Commanders of the USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier failed to enforce social distancing and withdrew sailors too early from quarantine last year, aggravating an outbreak of Covid-19 among the ship’s crew, according to a report from a Pentagon watchdog.The Roosevelt leadership also “allowed social gathering areas to remain open” and continued to conduct…