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Veterans with PTSD praise audio-therapy results

Veterans with PTSD praise audio-therapy results

SARASOTA — On March 23, 1994, as it made its approach to Pope Air Force Base in North Carolina, the nose of an F-16 clipped the right rear elevator of a C-130 in mid-air. Although the stricken transport managed to circle around for a safe landing, the jet fighter crew had to eject as their doomed plane, on full afterburner, hurtled toward the base. Upon slamming into the east-west runway, the wreckage of the F-16 continued to tumble toward a staging area where some 500 paratroopers were preparing for joint Army-Air Force maneuvers. The scattering debris ripped the fuel tank of a parked C-141 transport, which ignited a massive fireball that injured more than 80 soldiers and eventually...

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