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Executive Summary: Crash of CH-47D Aircraft in Wardak Province, Afghanistan on 6 August 2011

Published: 22 October 2011

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+3 # MikeM 2011-10-22 23:02
This investigation was carried out by a very experienced and bright aviation officer (BG Colt). I was his PZ control for a significant mission and conducted mission planning for other missions of his in Iraq when he was a BDE CDR in the 101st. I fully trust there's no spin here.
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+1 # Michael Yon 2011-10-23 23:30
Golden Seconds: An Open Letter to Secretary Panetta and President Obama

Please read carefully and distribute widely.
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