Finally after all the straps, ropes, tie-downs, and bracers had been installed and checked the helicopter was ready for its last flight. Sgt. Jon O'Gaffney, center, briefs the recovery team with the plan the flight crew will take to approach, hook up, and haul away the broken pieces. A CH-47 Chinook crew from Bravo Company, 1-126th General Support Aviation Battalion, was called to assist aviators from the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center from Fallon, Nev., on Jan. 5, 2012. One of their Navy MH-60S Seahawk's had crash landed during a training mission high in the Toiyabe National Forest near

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Finally after all the straps, ropes, tie-downs, and bracers had been installed and checked the helicopter was ready for its last flight. Sgt. Jon O'Gaffney, center, briefs the recovery team with the plan the flight crew will take to approach, hook up, and haul away the broken pieces. A CH-47 Chinook crew from Bravo Company, 1-126th General Support Aviation Battalion, was called to assist aviators from the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center from Fallon, Nev., on Jan. 5, 2012. One of their Navy MH-60S Seahawk's had crash landed during a training mission high in the Toiyabe National Forest near

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