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Army Choppers in New Capacity Launch Missiles at Target Vessel

BARKING SANDS, Kauai -- One of the Army's new roles -- at sea rather than on land -- was recently on display 55 nautical miles north of the Garden Isle during Rim of the Pacific exercises. Two AH-64D Apache attack helicopters from Schofield Barracks launched eight "fire and forget" AGM-114L Hellfire missiles at the decommissioned Pearl Harbor frigate USS Crommelin. The Hellfire has been used since 1985, and widely in Iraq and Afghanistan, but the model fired is being refined for Army use with the goal of... more


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