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July 11, 2014 9:46 PM

Flying outside the helicopter: A Leavenworth soldier’s story

When Ryan Welch was serving in Iraq in 2004, an accidental collision sent two helicopters crashing in enemy territory. Welch and his pilot rescued the two surviving pilots using a chancy flying maneuver. About 10 years later, the story of that mission is being spotlighted again.

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