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Lawmakers hold hearing on deadly ‘Extortion 17’ helicopter crash in Afgh...

Lawmakers hold hearing on deadly ‘Extortion 17’ helicopter crash in Afgh...

Related Questions about 30 Americans killed in helicopter crash in Afghanistan Congress to revisit Wardak helicopter attack, crash that killed 38 Families of helicopter attack find strength in each other Allen: Airstrike kills insurgents who shot down U.S. helicopter Stars and Stripes coverage of the Wardak helicopter crash A memorial for five U.S. soldiers killed Aug. 6 in a CH-47 Chinook helicopter crash stands in a hangar in Olathe, Kan., on Aug. 14 at a ceremony honoring them. Killled were Chief Warrant Officer 4 David R. Carter, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Bryan J. Nichols, Staff Sgt. Patrick D. Hamburger, Sgt. Alexander J. Bennett and Spc. Spencer C. Duncan. Heather Graham-Ashley/U.S. Army Wreckage of a Chinook helicopter shot down last week is seen at the site of crash at Tangi Valley in Wardak province some 60 miles (97 kilometers) southwest of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thur...

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