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U.S. military chopper bursts into flames in Japan

Oct 11, 2017

U.S. military chopper bursts into flames in Japan

An American military helicopter burst into flames after landing in an empty field in Okinawa Wednesday. No injuries were reported. The U.S. Marines said the CH-53 chopper caught fire during a training flight and was forced to land in the village of Higashi, which is ...

Ospreys chalk up third emergency landing since December

Jun 11, 2017

Ospreys chalk up third emergency landing since December

A U.S. Marine Corps Osprey was undamaged and no crew members were injured after the tilt-rotor aircraft made an emergency landing Saturday at Amami airport in Kagoshima Prefecture, a Japanese government source said. The U.S. military explained it was a preventive landing to avoid an ...