MQ-9 sustains damages on approach to KHMN

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Being in Alamogordo for the Airshow, the lights flickered and I wonder if the base lost power causing lost comm's with the Reaper.


MQ-9 sustains damages on approach

10/7/2011 - HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- Officials with the 49th Wing announced a remotely piloted MQ-9 Reaper crashed on final approach here at approximately 6:45 p.m. Oct. 7.
 

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Found out that the Base did indeed lose power, but because of the crash. The MQ-9 took out some powerlines on the way down...
 
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