The last night a US helicopter was shot down on the Syrian-Iraqi border with seven officers and the pilot on board. The american helicopter which was shot down in the Syrian Iraqi border last night, loaded in a truck , this morning.
The Pentagon also identified on Tuesday an American special operations soldier killed in Iraq after his helicopter crashed early Monday morning. The aircraft was flying back from a joint counterterrorism operation against Islamic State militants in an undisclosed region of the country.
U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 3 Taylor Galvin, 34, of Spokane, Washington, was a pilot assigned to the elite 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, known as the Night Stalkers. He was killed after his MH-60 Blackhawk helicopter went down. The 160th is the primary aviation unit of the U.S. Special Operations Command.