Army Requests Extra Funds For Classified Mission Taking Place Around Washington, DC

The Daily Caller | 7/22/2019 | Staff
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Black Hawk helicopters have been flying around Washington, D.C., for a secret Army mission involving active-duty and reserve soldiers, the Pentagon revealed.

The Army asked Congress to give $1.55 million more for aircraft maintenance, travel and air crews as part of an “emerging classified flight mission,” Bloomberg reported Monday. These funds are, in part, going to pay for a specialized “Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility” at the Davison Army Airfield, which is located in Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

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The Army wouldn’t be able to perform the “classified mission” without the extra funds, the Defense Department said according to the report.

“Soldiers from assault helicopter company and aviation maintenance units will be supporting the mission with 10...
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