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NATO E-3 Sentry AWACS aircraft close call with a KC-135 Stratotanker.
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Video: AWACS Jet Nearly Crashes Into Tanker During Refueling Mission

Posted October 20, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A couple of AWACS pilots and a KC-135 tanker boom operator each probably needed a new pair of pants after this incident.

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Turkish Military Helicopter Crashes In Afghanistan, Killing 16

Posted March 17, 2012 by BNO News

A Turkish military helicopter crashed into a house on the outskirts of the Afghan capital of Kabul early Friday morning, killing twelve soldiers and four civilians on the ground, officials said on Saturday.






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A US Marine Corp CH-53D Sea Stallion, similar to the accident aircraft, seen here on the flight line for a flight at Al Asad, Iraq.
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Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan Kills 6 Marines

Posted January 20, 2012 by BNO News

Six US Marines were killed late Thursday evening when a helicopter belonging to the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force crashed in southern Afghanistan.






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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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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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NATO Launches First Attack Helicopter Missions in Libya

Posted June 5, 2011 by BNO News

NATO forces on early Saturday morning began using attack helicopters for the first time during military operations over Libya, the multinational force said.






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Shooting Spree by Afghan Pilot at Kabul Airport Kills At Least 9

Posted April 27, 2011 by BNO News

An Afghan military officer opened fire at an air force base in the Afghan capital on late Wednesday morning, officials said, killing at least nine people and injuring others.






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ISAF Helicopter Crashes in Afghanistan, Crewmembers Rescued

Posted April 23, 2011 by BNO News

A helicopter belonging to the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) crashed in eastern Afghanistan on early Saturday morning, the alliance said, but no casualties were reported.






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