Glitch forces chopper to land

Glitch forces chopper to land

There are 1 comment on the Richmond County Daily Journal story from Aug 20, 2008, titled Glitch forces chopper to land. In it, Richmond County Daily Journal reports that:

A quiet neighborhood in Ellerbe was shaken shortly after noon on Sunday, when a U.S. Army helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing in a soccer field.

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butch ragan

Ellerbe, NC

#1 Sep 1, 2008
Glad everything came out o'kay. The CH-47 is a large aircraft and had they not detected a spot to land, things could have turned to the worse. These people are highly trained and I have upmost respect for their ability to respond to even the smallest ananomaly. The Chinook is a fine aircraft. Rode in one in 1968. Thanks

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