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Black Hawk Crash: 5 aircrewmen missing after Army Black Hawk helicopter goes down off Hawaiian coast

Black Hawk Crash: 5 aircrewmen missing after Army Black Hawk helicopter goes down off Hawaiian coast Featured (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Whitney) Black Hawk

This is a breaking news story.

The U.S. Army and Coast Guard are searching for five missing aircrewman following a downed Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii.

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A debris field was spotted about near Kaena Point, Oahu, late Tuesday night, local time, and responders are currently searching for five missing aircrewman, the U.S. Coast Guard reported.

Two Black Hawk aircrews were reportedly training between Kaena Point and Dillingham Airfield when communications were lost, the Coast Guard said.

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