28-Feb-12 6535 Eurocopter MH-65C Point Clear, US-Alabama (4F)

US Coast Guard MH-65C missing.  1 crew member rescue swimmer CPO Fernando Jorge was found unresponsive and later pronounced dead.  Search for the other thre on board has so far found the bodies of Lt. j.g. Thomas Cameron, and Lt. Cmdr. Dale Taylor.  The body of Petty Officer 3rd Class Andrew Knight has still not been found.

Date
February 28, 2012
Reg
6535
Make
Eurocopter
Model
AS365
MSN
6185
Location
2-3 miles off Point Clear, Mobile Bay
Country
US-Alabama
CivilMilitary
Military
Fatal
4
Operator
US-Coast-Guard
Link 1
http://www.fox10tv.com/dpp/news/local_news/mobile_county/usgc-confirms-helicopter-down
Link 2
http://www.usatoday.com/news/military/story/2012-02-28/coast-guard-helicopter-crash/53295486/1
Link 3
http://www.d8.uscgnews.com/go/doc/425/1333187/

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