Two Fort Campbell, Kentucky soldiers were killed Wednesday evening when a AH-64D Apache helicopter crashed during a routine training flight in a rural area in Tennessee, Army officials said early Thursday.
The U.S. Army late Wednesday confirmed that a helicopter from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, crashed near the base.
Gen. Abe Abrams ordered the grounding of the Army’s U.S. rotary fleet after two fatal crashes at Fort Hood and Fort Campbell.
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Two Army pilots were killed when their helicopter crashed near Fort Campbell in rural Tennessee, the military said. The two crewmembers were flying a two-seat AH-64D Apache during a routine training mission...