U.S. Helicopter Missing on Nepal Aid Trip

U.S. defense officials said Tuesday A U.S. military helicopter carrying six Marines and two Nepalese Army soldiers went missing during a mission in Nepal delivering aid to victims from Tuesday's earthquake. So far there have been no indications that the aircraft crashed. U.S. Army Col. Steve Warren said an Indian helicopter in the air nearby at the time heard radio chatter from the Marine aircraft about a possible fuel problem. He said the Huey, carrying tarps and rice, had dropped off supplies in one location and was on the way to a second site when contact was lost.



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