I can say this, the Skipper’s career is virtually over. A collision like this at sea on a Navy warship is always a career ender. So pretty much that skippers Navy career is finished and if makes past the Admiral’s mast. He will never set foot on a US Navy warship or command a US navy warship ever again.
Here’s the Picture of the Damage from the USS Fitzgerald DDG-62
Pretty much that’s gona leave a HUGE mark and You can bet your wallets that this is gona cost Billions of dollars to repair. I can bet ya, their are gona be some people on that destroyer who will be out of the JOB very shortly.