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New Army Helicopters Coming To Ft. Wainwright

U.S. Army Alaska

The first U.S. Army Apache helicopters to be based in Alaska are scheduled to arrive at Ft. Wainwright this week. They’re part of a new unit at the post which will include 24 helicopters and 400 soldiers. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.

Dan has been in public radio news in Alaska since 1993. He’s worked as a reporter, newscaster and talk show host at stations in McGrath, Valdez and Fairbanks. Dan’s experience includes coverage of a wide range of topics, from wolf control to the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and dog mushing.