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Chopper Crash

MANHATTAN - An explosion brought down a U.S. Navy helicopter during a Jan. 8, 2014, training flight off Virginia Beach, a crewman who survived claims in a lawsuit against L-3 Communications, along with the widows of two pilots and a crewmen killed in the crash.

L-3 faces similar complaints in Manhattan Supreme Court and U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut. The federal complaint names Sikorsky Aircraft and several others as defendants.

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