February 21st, the U.S. military in Iraq said a U.S. military helicopter crashed in northern Iraq base when it was landing and two pilots died.
According to a press released by the U.S. military, the helicopter had an incident near the base airport.
“At the time there was no hostile forces, there was no report of fire on the hostile forces.”
At present, the U.S. military is investigating the cause of the accident.
Since the war in Iraq in 2003, about 4370 U.S. soldiers were killed in Iraq.