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US Military Helicopter Crashes into sea off Queensland coast

Sat Aug 05, 2017 12:56 pm

A US military helicopter has crashed on Saturday afternoon into the sea off Queensland, Australia

It is unclear how many were onboard the helicopter but several are unaccounted for

The MV-22 was based in Shoalwater Bay training area near Rockhampton

The crash is being described as a mishap

http://www.news.com.au/national/us-mari ... 47312e3215

http://www.msn.com/en-au/news/australia ... spartanntp
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Re: US Military Helicopter Crashes into sea off Queensland coast

Sat Aug 05, 2017 3:11 pm

Tragic. Hope they find survivors!
 
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Re: US Military Helicopter Crashes into sea off Queensland coast

Sat Aug 05, 2017 3:14 pm

Update

23 of 26 onboard have been accounted for, 3 are still missing

http://www.news.com.au/national/queensl ... 631d1bbc85
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Re: US Military Helicopter Crashes into sea off Queensland coast

Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:09 pm

I would strongly question the possible defense that because Georgina Mitchell referred to the MV-22 Osprey as a helicopter it should then be identified as such by this site.

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