2 American Civilian Contractors Killed in Afghanistan

CNN February 11, 2014 http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/afghanistan-contractors-killed/ Two civilian contractors killed in a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan earlier this week were Americans, the U.S. Embassy in Kabul said Tuesday. The contractors were working with the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force when they died Monday. The attack was a suicide car bombing targeting … Continue reading

At Least 55 Civilian Contractor Deaths in Second Quarter of 2013

Please see Civilian Contractor Casualty Count for prior Statistics and Totals WE ARE THE BEST KEPT SECRET OF THE WARS According to the Department of Labor’s Defense Base Act Claim Summary Reports there were at least  55 Civilian Contractor Deaths filed on in the second quarter of 2013. There were at … Continue reading

Four Civilian Contractors Killed, Three Injured, in Afghanistan Convoy Attack

By Hashmat Baktash and Mark MagnierMay 16, 2013, 5:58 a.m.  LA Times World Now  A powerful suicide car bomb rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul on Thursday morning, killing six foreigners and at least six Afghan civilians, according to local officials. The attack took place around 8 a.m., said Gen. … Continue reading

Company ID’s Seven Killed in Afghanistan Crash

A U.S. cargo plane company has released the names of seven people killed when one of its planes crashed in Afghanistan. First Officer Jamie Brokaw, of Monroe; pilots Brad Hasler of Trenton and Jeremy Lipka of Brooklyn; First Officer Rinku Summan of Canton; loadmaster Michael Sheets of Ypsilanti; and maintenance … Continue reading

Seven Civilian Contractors killed in Afghanistan Plane Crash

Horrific Video Captures Fatal Plane Crash in Afghanistan Jeremy Lipka A 37-year-old former Pine Island, Minn., man was the pilot of a civilian cargo plane that crashed in Afghanistan on Monday, killing him and six other people on board, family members said. Jeremy Lipka had been flying cargo planes for … Continue reading

Two American Civilian Contractors One State Dept Employee killed in Afghanistan

US contractor killed in attack in eastern Afghanistan Three US-led soldiers along with two civilian contractors working with the foreign military coalition have been killed when a bomb was set off in the troubled southern Afghanistan.   Six Americans killed in Afghanistan as top US general arrives The Guardian April … Continue reading

DynCorp International Honors Defense of Freedom Medal Recipients

FALLS CHURCH, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– DynCorp International hosted the families of 17 employees who were       killed while serving U.S. government missions abroad as they received       the Department of Defense’s Defense of Freedom medal, posthumously       recognizing the contributions their loved ones made for their country.       The honorees were killed while working on … Continue reading

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