holzmann
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What Happened To The "Osama Raid Helicopter?"

Sun Aug 07, 2011 7:19 pm

...what happened to the remaining pieces of that "special" helicopter that was used in the OBL raid?

Did China get everything?
 
tower
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What Happened To The "Osama Raid Helicopter?"

Tue Aug 09, 2011 4:16 am

I have no source for it, but I'm fairly certain I read somewhere that the US was finally able to reach a deal and get it returned to us.
 
mham001
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RE: What Happened To The "Osama Raid Helicopter?"

Sat Aug 13, 2011 3:58 am

it was returned after about a month.
 
LTC8K6
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RE: What Happened To The "Osama Raid Helicopter?"

Sun Aug 14, 2011 8:09 pm

China was apparently allowed to examine it, and take samples, and then it was returned to the U.S.

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/09700746-c681-11e0-bb50-00144feabdc0.html

[Edited 2011-08-14 13:11:44]

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/...an-china-usa-idUSTRE77D2BT20110814


[Edited 2011-08-14 13:15:13]
 
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RE: What Happened To The "Osama Raid Helicopter?"

Sun Aug 14, 2011 10:31 pm

Quoting LTC8K6 (Reply 3):

All the more reason not to trust the Paki's. Friends indeed.......
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