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A fire damaged a Florence plant early Wednesday morning. Investigators said all workers were accounted for, after the fire at the Fiberex plant on Parkway Drive. Investigators told WAFF 48's Marie WaxelMore >>
Investigators are looking for the cause of a fire that damaged a Florence plant early Wednesday morning.More >>
MADISON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -
Tennessee Valley veterans are retrofitting a Vietnam vintage helicopter.
chopper is being restored into a living history lesson, and it's headed for a
dramatic comeback appearance in Huntsville's Veteran's Day Parade on Monday.
Three" a UH1C Gunship was shot up twice during the Vietnam War.
Vietnam Pilots Association and the Save the Heritage Group found It rusting
away at the Huntsville Veteran's museum and took it on as a labor of love.
exterior has already been restored to mint condition.
a war hero, and it didn't get respect for about 20 years while it sat on the
ranges at Redstone Arsenal, and we're trying to give it the respect it
deserves," said Vietnam Pilot Les Haas.
the inside may take another year, and its rescuers plan to paint its call sign
back onto its nose in time for the next Veteran's Day.