Gander crash http://wkms.org en 101st Remembers Comrades Lost at Gander http://wkms.org/post/101st-remembers-comrades-lost-gander <p>Soldiers of the 101<sup>st</sup> Airborne Division (Air Assault) and members of the public are attending memorial services today for comrades killed 28 years ago while returning from Egypt.&nbsp;</p><p>On December 12<sup>th</sup>, 1985, 248 soldiers in the 101<sup>st</sup> and eight crew members aboard Arrow Air Flight 1285 died when their plane went down a short distance from Gander International Airport in Newfoundland, Canada.&nbsp; Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:43:32 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 37292 at http://wkms.org 101st Remembers Comrades Lost at Gander Memorial Honors Soldiers Killed in 1985 Crash http://wkms.org/post/memorial-honors-soldiers-killed-1985-crash <p></p><p>The 101st Airborne Division and its 2nd Brigade Combat Team will hold a memorial service Wednesday to mark the anniversary of a 1985 plane crash that took the lives of 248 Fort Campbell soldiers. It’s been 27 years since Arrow Airlines Flight 1285 crashed in Gander, Newfoundland killing soldiers were from the 3rd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division. Wed, 12 Dec 2012 13:28:18 +0000 The Associated Press & Whitney Jones 25578 at http://wkms.org Memorial Honors Soldiers Killed in 1985 Crash