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.
The open letter, published Thursday morning by National Security Leaders for Biden, contains 489 names.
Families of those lost in the USS Thresher tragedy are finally getting a look at hundreds of documents about the accident.
The campaign of President Donald Trump released a letter from 235 retired senior officers backing his re-election.
The America Class amphibious assault ship was virtually commissioned July 15 at its shipyard in Pascagoula, Miss.
Three Marines and a sailor have been bitten by a coyote on the loose at Camp Lejeune.