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CENTCOMNEWS RELEASE
HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES CENTRAL COMMAND
7115 South Boundary Boulevard
MacDill AFB, Fla. 33621-5101
Phone: (813) 827-5894; FAX: (813) 827-2211; DSN 651-5894

March 30, 2005
Release Number: 05-03-32


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


MQ-1 PREDATOR CRASHES IN IRAQ

COMBINED AIR OPERATIONS CENTER, Southwest Asia - An Air Force MQ-1 Predator Unmanned Aerial Vehicle crashed in Rawah, Iraq, at approximately 7:00 p.m. March 30.

The aircraft was assigned to the 15th Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron at Nellis AFB, Nevada. It was in the Central Command area of operations supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

A board of officers will investigate the accident.

For more information contact the commercial operator at +974-460-9869 and connect to 436-4379 or send an email to pao@auab.aorcentaf.af.mil.

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