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Georgia taxpayers billed $12,000 for Gov. Nathan Deal's press flight to Augusta

...two crew chiefs and two pilots commissioned to fly the Black Hawk helicopter at the request of Brian Robinson, the...aircraft and taken media with him.The unloaded UH-60 Black Hawk has a maximum seating capacity of 11 passengers, not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-25/georgia-taxpayers-billed
Across Georgia

...died late Wednesday at the end of a training flight at Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah. He was aboard an MH-60 Black Hawk helicopter that slammed into the ground while landing. The Army is investigating.Two crew members were injured. Army...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-18/across-georgia
Augustans hear soldier's story

The book Black Hawk Down has sold thousands of copies and was a finalist for the National...Chief Warrant Officer Cliff Wolcott was crushed as he crash-landed his Black Hawk helicopter, but his crew survived because of his ability to land the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/15/met_333537.shtml
Metro
'Hawk' is a somber look at war

'BLACK HAWK DOWN' MPAA RATING: R for intense, realistic...minutes GRADE: B The day I went to see Black Hawk Down, I asked myself "Why on earth am...movies." But I was decently surprised. Black Hawk Down is based on the true story of more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/29/xtr_335496.shtml
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Iraqi council endorses new timetable for handover of power

MOSUL, Iraq -- Two Black Hawk helicopters collided and crashed Saturday night in northern Iraq...Chinook transport helicopter on Nov. 2, killing 16 soldiers, then a Black Hawk on Nov. 7, killing all six soldiers on board. Earlier in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/16/wor_392505.shtml
World
Olympic security effort unprecedented in history of sport

...already well under way. With snipers on the rooftop and Black Hawk helicopters hovering overhead, a massive $310 million...airspace is clear will be about a dozen U.S. Customs Black Hawk helicopters and several F-16 jets stationed at nearby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/09/oly_332471.shtml
Olympics
New coach Greg Ruffin is resurrecting Paine football program

...Ruffin spent nine years in the National Guard working in aviation as a truck driver and later as a crewman, preparing Black Hawk helicopters for flight.After leaving Wentworth, Ruffin entered Lane College as a 5-foot-11, 248-pound quarterback...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/paine-college/2013-07-13/new-coach-g
Georgia Army communities grieve after helicopter crash kills 5

...SAVANNAH, Ga. - As a crew chief aboard Black Hawk helicopters in Iraq and Afghanistan...died Monday when their UH-60 Black Hawk crashed, making it the deadliest...fatalities didn't end with the Black Hawk crash. The Army identified Fort...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-15/georgia-army-communities-grie
Video watch

JUST OUT: The Mothman Prophecies TUESDAY: Black Hawk Down, Monster's Ball, Kate & Leopold and Behind the Sun JUNE 18: I Am Sam, The Majestic, Max Keeble's Big Move, Orange...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/07/app_342869.shtml
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Video watch

JUST OUT: Black Hawk Down, Monster's Ball and Kate & Leopold TUESDAY: I Am Sam, The...from Roger Ebert and other critics of some recent video releases: BLACK HAWK DOWN (****, R, 143 MINUTES) Ridley Scott's gripping, incisive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/14/app_343824.shtml
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