Juan Jose Garcia-Herrera died from injuries suffered in the fall aboard the USS Nimitz, according to Navy officials.
The 21-year-old sailor fell several stories onto the pier from the ship's aircraft elevator.
The top enlisted sailor with a California-based helo squadron was removed over a loss in confidence in his ability to lead.
The elderly electrician collapsed on board as the aircraft carrier underwent maintenance at Naval Air Station North Island.
The Navy is investigating what caused a fuel tank to fall from a utility helicopter while it was on the ground last week.
Maj. Gen. John Richardson IV has launched a yearlong effort to heal the base's deeply scarred image.
Congressman Dan Crenshaw is a former Navy SEAL and the headliner in one of the most hyped-up joint campaign ads ever.
You may soon be able to pick up your prescriptions at the commissary or exchange without waiting in line.
The Marine Corps is considering a plan in which it could funnel all recruits to a new base.
The mere possibility of the Marine Corps shaking up where it trains new recruits has drawn swift backlash.