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Marine pilots recount daring rescue mission

By Dan Lamothe - Staff writer
Posted : Saturday Jul 16, 2011 10:14:53 EDT

Minutes after an Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle crashed in Libya late on March 21, the pilot of the downed aircraft made a simple radio plea: “Tell my wife I love her.”

For more on the rescue by members of the 26th MEU:

http://marinecorpstimes.com/news/2011/07/marine-pilots-recount-daring-rescue-mission-071611/