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  1. #1
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    Search and rescue operation for US military aircraft under way off Queensland coast

    A SEARCH and rescue operation is reportedly under way off the coast after a ‘mishap’ involving a US Marine Corps aircraft.


    The MV-22B “Osprey” helicopter is crewed by four people and can carry up to 24 troops seated or 32 troops with the floor space loaded.


    http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/q...221ff8e787ba54




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    A US Marine MV-22 taking off from HMAS Canberra. One has crashed off Australia's east coast tonight. Search and rescue operation underway

    https://twitter.com/BevanShields/status/893796687843434498



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    Updated

    THREE people are missing feared dead, and up to 20 have been rescued, some with serious injuries after a US military aircraft went down off Rockhampton tonight

    http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/q...221ff8e787ba54




  4. #4
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    Oooohhh, a friend of ours is involved with this aircraft! Gotta find out where he is right now!



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