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22.02.2012 - USA: Sedm mrtvých při srážce vrtulníků

During a night exercise at the training complex in Yuma, Arizona in a remote part of space collided helicopters of the USMC AH-1W Super Cobra (160107), and UH-1Y Venom (168039) of 469. the squadron of light attack helicopters of the marine corps 39. the air group marine corps 3. the air wings of the marine corps (Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 469 "Vengeance", Marine Aircraft Group 39, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing / HMLA-469, MAG-39, 3rd MAW). On board both helicopters, killing all seven crew members. Six men were from the base at Camp Pendleton in California and one from Yuma.
The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Source:
aviation-safety.net
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news.yahoo.com
usnews.msnbc.msn.com.
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