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CH-53E Super Stallion Helicopter Catches Fire During Training near Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

CH-53E Super Stallion Helicopter Catches Fire During Training near Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

A CH-53E Super Stallion Helicopter from¬†Marine Corps Air Station Miramar was on a routine training flight when it caught fire, Thursday afternoon, June 6, Marine Corps officials said. The incident occurred around 1 p.m. when the fire broke out shortly after takeoff from Imperial County Airport, 100 miles east of …

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