Wednesday, February 22, 2012
4 Hurlburt Field airmen die in crash in Africa. The U-28A aircraft the airmen were aboard crashed Saturday. 2/18/2012, near Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, in the Horn of Africa. The men were returning from a mission in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, according to a Hurlburt Field Florida news release and were 12 miles out when the plane went down...there is no known cause for the plane crash as of yet.
The U-28A Recon Spy Plane has a maximum cruise speed of 270 knots or 310 miles per hour (MPH) and a maximum ceiling of 30,000 feet. The U-28A Recon Spy Plane can land on dirt or grass strips, it is not a high speed plane nor does it need paved runways.
Camp Lemonnier DJIBOUTI AFRICA, CJTF-HOA Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa conducts operations in the Combined Joint Operations in Somalia and Yemen. The access agreement made by officials from the U.S. Embassy in Djibouti with the Djiboutian government allows for use of the camp, as well as a nearby airport and port facilities.
As the only U.S. military installation in Africa, Camp Lemonnier enables Special Forces operations in the Horn of Africa. After the 2001 terror attacks, the U.S. began to expand anti-terrorism efforts in the region. As a result, it established the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa. Today, Camp Lemonnier is home to CJTF-HOA and 23 tenant commands.
The Camp supports about 2,500 U.S., joint and allied forces military and civilian personnel and U.S. Department of Defense contractors. For more information about Camp Lemonnier, go to the CNIC site at http://www.cnic.navy.mil/CLDJ/index.htm .
The Al-Shabaab terror group in Somalia have published a story on the SomaliMemo website about the U-28A plane going down and the four Hurlburt AFB men killed, Insha alah alaahu akbar God is Great, see link CLICK HERE.
US SPY PLANE GOES DOWN IN SOMALIA AFRICA. Let’s see how long it takes the Al-Shabaab terror group (aligned with Al-Qaeda) to claim they shot down the U-28A spy plane and publish it on the Somali Memo website http://www.somalimemo.net/
The Al-Shabaab terror group uses the SomaliMemo website www.somalimemo.net to post their articles, like above, the SomaliMemeo website is hosted in the USA by Domainmonster.com, see Domainmonster.com Inc, One Broadway, 14th Floor, Kendall Square, Cambridge MA 02142, USA.
Bill Warner Sarasota Private Investigator, SEX, CRIME, CHEATERS & TERRORISM at www.wbipi.com