Base officials said the Marines are part of a Camp Lejeune-based special operations group and the soldiers were from a Hammond, Louisiana-based National Guard unit.
Guard officials say 27-year-old Chief Warrant Officer Jarett Yoder of Mohnton and 34-year-old Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Ruffner of Harrisburg were killed when their helicopter crashed during a reconnaissance mission.
Police identified the pilot killed in fiery helicopter crash in Bucks County Tuesday morning.
Two people are dead and one person in critical condition after a helicopter crash in the Poconos Tuesday night.
Authorities say one person was killed when a helicopter crashed in Mercer County, New Jersey on Saturday.
Federal officials are investigating the fiery crash of a tour helicopter that slammed into a mountain ridge on Hawaii’s Molokai island, killing the pilot and the four tourists aboard.