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President Obama Honors Sailors, Soldiers and Airmen Killed in Afghanistan Helicopter Crash

Posted August 10, 2011 by BNO News

President Barack Obama traveled to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware on Tuesday to honor the 30 U.S. troops who were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan on Saturday.

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New Zealand Engineer Dead After Being Sucked Into Plane Engine

Posted August 9, 2011 by BNO News

Police in New Zealand are investigating the death of an aircraft engineer, Miles Hunter, 51, who was sucked into the engine of a C-130 Hercules transport plane early Monday morning.

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US Army Helicopter Shot Down in Eastern Afghanistan Killing 38, Including 22 Navy SEALs

Posted August 6, 2011 by BNO News

A US Army Chinook helicopter on a mission to deliver elite Navy SEALs on a rescue mission crashed Saturday morning, killing all 38 on board, including 22 members of the famous SEAL Team Six.

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Brazilian Air Force Plane Crash Kills All Eight On Board

Posted August 3, 2011 by BNO News

A Brazilian Air Force plane carrying eight people crashed in southern Brazil on early Tuesday afternoon, killing everyone on board, officials said.

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Military Plane Crashes in Morocco, Killing 78

Posted July 26, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Nearly 80 people were killed on Tuesday morning when a Moroccan Royal Armed Forces C-130 Hercules transport aircraft crashed into a southern Morocco mountain during bad weather, state-run media reported. There were three survivors.

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Thai Military Helicopter Crashes During Rescue Mission for Earlier Chopper Crash

Posted July 19, 2011 by BNO News

A Thai military helicopter has been reported missing on Tuesday and is believed to have crashed near the Myanmar border with nine people on board, officials said.

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US Army Private Arrested for Attempting to Smuggle Explosives Onto Airliner

Posted July 14, 2011 by BNO News

A U.S. soldier has been arrested and charged with attempting to board a United Airlines flight while possessing a small amount of explosives, prosecutors in Arizona confirmed on Thursday.

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Turkish Air Force Jet Trainer Crashes Into Sea, Pilots Missing

Posted July 14, 2011 by BNO News

A pilot and trainee were missing after their twin-engine Cessna T-37 Tweet training aircraft crashed into the Aegean Sea on Thursday.

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Cessna Intercepted by F-15′s Near Camp David After Violating Restricted Airspace

Posted July 10, 2011 by BNO News

Two fighter jets on Saturday intercepted two small planes near Camp David, where President Barack Obama is spending the weekend.

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NATO-Chartered Cargo Plane Crashes in Afghanistan, Killing 9

Posted July 6, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Silk Ways Airlines Ilyushin IL-76 ferrying supplies from Azerbaijan to the main U.S./NATO airbase in Afghanistan crashed Tuesday night, killing all nine people on board.

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Japanese Pilot Missing After F-15 Crashes Into the Sea

Posted July 5, 2011 by BNO News

The pilot of a Japanese F-15 fighter jet that crashed over the East China Sea on Tuesday remains missing, officials said.

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Pilot Attempting to Impress Woman Intercepted by F-16s After Straying Into Mexican Airspace

Posted July 1, 2011 by NYCA Admin

Nothing turns on a lady more than flying your Cessna into the crosshairs of a heavily-armed supersonic fighter jet.

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Missing US Air Force F-16 Pilot Found Dead in Nevada, Was Unable to Eject

Posted June 30, 2011 by BNO News

Captain Eric Ziegler was unable to eject before his F-16 Fighting Falcon crashed during a training exercise Tuesday night, according to Air Force officials. He leaves behind a wife and 9-month-old daughter.

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F-16 Pilot Still Missing Three Days After Crash in Nevada

Posted June 30, 2011 by BNO News

The U.S. Air Force on Wednesday said search and rescue efforts were still being conducted for the missing pilot of an F-16 aircraft that crashed Tuesday evening in Nevada.

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Iran Tests New Shahab-3 Missiles Capable of Reaching Israel, US Bases

Posted June 28, 2011 by BNO News

Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps test-fired fourteen missiles on Tuesday on its second day of exercises, officials said.

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U.S. Prosecutors Charge German Man with Murder of Airmen at Frankfurt Airport

Posted June 23, 2011 by BNO News

U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday charged a German man with murdering two U.S. service members during a shooting spree at Frankfurt airport in early March. German officials previously described it as an act of terrorism.

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‘My Bad’: South Korean Military Apologizes for Shooting at Passenger Jet

Posted June 20, 2011 by BNO News

South Korean military officials on Monday apologized after its troops mistakenly opened fire on an Asiana Airlines passenger plane early Friday morning when they misidentified it for a North Korean military plane.

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Coast Guard Choppers Intercept Small Plane Near US Capital

Posted June 18, 2011 by BNO News

Two U.S. Coast Guard helicopters late Saturday morning intercepted a small plane after it entered restricted airspace near Washington, D.C., officials said.

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South Korean Troops Try to Shoot Down Airliner After Mistaking it for North Korean Jet

Posted June 18, 2011 by BNO News

South Korean troops mistakenly opened fire at an Asiana Airlines passenger plane early Friday morning after misidentifying it as a North Korean military plane, the Yonhap news agency reported on Saturday.

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Militants Fire Rockets at Basra Airport in Iraq

Posted June 16, 2011 by BNO News

Several militants on Wednesday morning fired a series of rockets at Iraqi and American forces who are stationed at Basrah International Airport in southeastern Iraq, the U.S. military said on Thursday.

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