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Helicopter shot down, not an "accident"
    #1398137 - 03/21/03 12:01 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

what do you think? mechanical failure or shot down?

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Re: Helicopter shot down, not an "accident" [Re: rhizo]
    #1398177 - 03/21/03 12:19 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

Its a fact that over the pase decade we have lost more soldiers to mechanical failure than to the enemy...

This is no different.


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Re: Helicopter shot down, not an "accident" [Re: rhizo]
    #1398209 - 03/21/03 12:36 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

since they just showed it on camera crashing, i'm going to go with "it was an accident"
(even though it probably doesn't matter that i saw it on the news because ALL american media lies)


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Re: Helicopter shot down, not an "accident" [Re: rhizo]
    #1398608 - 03/21/03 03:19 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

Helicopters are complex, fragile, inherently unstable pieces of machinery that have probably killed more troops in non-combat situations than any other single machine used by the military -- just ask the Canadians. A desert immediately after a sandstorm is not the most benign environment in which to operate one, either.

Almost certainly an accident.



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Re: Helicopter shot down, not an "accident" [Re: rhizo]
    #1398654 - 03/21/03 03:39 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

I know a guy who was an army reporter and he says that helicopters crash from mechanical failure way more than you'd think(and more than the military wants the public to know about).


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