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Crew chief Sgt. James Nordman, explains a new LUH 72 helicopter that touched down on the McCook High School practice field Wednesday for a informational visit. Four of the new helicopters, which can lift about 3,000 pounds and are equipped for medical evacuation, are based in Grand Island. Four others, equipped for other missions, will soon be based in Lincoln. Watch a YouTube video of the visit here.