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Day: <span>November 7, 2022</span>

Museveni Fires AirForce Commander over UPDF Chopper Crash in DRC

President Museveni on Monday night fired the Airforce Commander, Lt Gen Charles Lutaaya over multiple accidents involving UPDF choppers, ChimpReports has established.  Defence spokesperson Brig Felix Kulayigye announced in a statement that Museveni had  replaced Lutaaya with Maj Gen Charles Okidi who was promoted to the rank of lieutenant General. Okidi has been serving as …

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A Humbling and Gratifying Honor – Coast Guard News

NEW LONDON, Conn. — In a ceremony at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, retired Capt. James Hubbard was recognized for heroic service to the Coast Guard and the nation. Hubbard was recently inducted into the Hall of Heroes Wall of Gallantry memorial at the Academy for his efforts during two helicopter rescue missions that he […]

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PHOTOS: Ugandan pilot, Russian killed in plane crash

Kasese, Uganda | LOUIS JADWONG | Debris of a plane that crashed in the forests of South Kivu in the DRC last week have been found. The private business plane is believed to be the one that was being flown by Ugandan pilot Capt. Jackson Khiira Ninsiima and a Russian colleague, that was reported missing last …

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