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U.S. military aircraft crashes in western Iraq

March 15, 2018

This report originally published at

Release No: 18-028 March 15, 2018


March 15, 2018

Release Number 20180315-28




U.S. military aircraft crashes in western Iraq


TAMPA, Fla. – A U.S. military aircraft has crashed in western Iraq with U.S. service members aboard. 

Rescue teams are responding to the scene of the downed aircraft at this time.

Further details will be released when available. 

An investigation will be initiated to determine the cause of the incident.

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