Wednesday, September 3, 2014
(Undated) -- Over two dozen U.S. service members are safe after a Marine helicopter crashed Monday in the Arabian Sea. The Navy says 17 Marines and eight sailors were on board the chopper when it crashed following training exercises in Djibouti . The 25 were rescued from the Gulf of Aden and transferred to the USS Mesa Verde. The helicopter was trying to land on the ship when the crash occurred.