5 missing after Army helicopter goes down, items found
August 17, 2017
Honolulu (AP) — A multi-agency team scoured the ocean off Hawaii on Wednesday for five soldiers aboard an Army helicopter that went down during a nighttime training exercise.
The UH-60 Black Hawk went missing when another Army helicopter training with it lost visual and radio contact about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, said Lt. Col. Curtis Kellogg, a spokesman for the 25th Infantry Division.
Two pilots and three crew members were on board, he said. The Army has notified the soldiers' families, Kellogg said.
"As we do this work, the soldiers and their families are in the forefront of our minds. That'...