Meanwhile the accident has triggered major traffic congestion on the E-5
Advancement opportunity to E-4, E-5 and E-6 is expected to increase with the change.
"Our smaller active force mandates reduced HYT as a tool to properly manage quality and increase competitiveness, reinforce promotion flow-points, and improve advancement opportunity for E-4, E-5 and E-6," added Hoewing.
The Navy estimates approximately 1,520 E-5 Sailors will be affected by the HYT change after the transition period ends.
Thinking that the aircraft still was spotted completely on the flight deck, the E-5 moved toward the tail.
A boat carrying a rescue swimmer was launched and rescued the E-5 20 minutes later without incident.
The mishap report for these two incidents listed the root cause as "human factor, unsafe act, error." In the first case, the E-5 lost situational awareness and failed to ensure the part of the aircraft he had to work on was spotted in a safe location.
* A 24-year-old E-5 while riding his motorcycle at a high rate of speed (110ft-long skid marks) ran into the rear wheels of a tractor-trailer and died.
* A 25-year-old E-5 ran over loose gravel with his motorcycle, lost control and ran off the road.
The accident took place on E-5
highway on MecidiyekE[micro]y junction at around 01:30 a.m.
As they could not arrive at overpass, people who got off metrobus, went out E-5
highway by risking their lives.