Defence Helicopter

Somali pirates fire on US Navy Helicopter

28th August 2009 - 09:45 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


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At approximately 8:00 a.m. local time, August 26, Somali pirates aboard Motor Vessel (M/V) Win Far, fired what appeared to be a large caliber weapon at a US Navy SH-60B Helicopter from Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light (HSL) 49, embarked aboard USS Chancellorsville (CG 62).

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