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Resource ID: #14901
Subject: Military
Source: Rolling Stone
Affiliation: 
Date: 10-Dec-98

Description

On February 3, 1998, Marine Corps pilot Richard Ashby accidentally clipped two ski-lift cables with the jet he was flying. 20 people were killed. Marine Corps prosecutors, who believe the crew may have been joy riding, want to hold Ashby and his navigator, Joseph Schweitzer, criminally responsible.

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