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After Osprey Crash, Squadron Commander Relieved Of Duty

June 25 2012


The Air Force has relieved the commander of a special operations squadron after the unit lost a CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft earlier this month, reports the Northwest Florida Daily News.

Lt. Col. Matt Glover had commanded the 8th Special Operations Squadron at Hurlburt Field, Fla., since May 2011.

"The challenges of the 8th Special Operations Squadron's demanding mission require new leadership to maintain the highest levels of precision and to reliably support the ground...

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