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Army helicopter accidentally drops missile launcher over Pingtung

11/03/2021 09:56 PM
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Taipei, Nov. 3 (CNA) An empty Hellfire missile launcher detached and fell from an Army AH-64E Apache attack helicopter during a midair test in Pingtung County Wednesday, with officials suspecting the launcher's release button may have been pressed accidentally.

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