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3 dead including suspect after active
shooter incident at Naval Air Station
Pensacola, police say: Live updates

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Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk, 12/6/2019 10:41:04 AM

Three people are dead including the suspect after an active shooting incident at a naval base in Pensacola, Florida, police said. Authorities responded to reports of a shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola on Friday morning, officials said. ATF and FBI also responded to the scene. (Tweet) “There was an active shooter incident at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Pensacola, Florida this morning. The base remains on lockdown. The shooter is confirmed deceased, and two additional fatalities are confirmed," the Navy said in a statement. "Multiple injured personnel have been transported to local hospitals. We will continue to work closely with law enforcement agencies."


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Sad that this is happening as Christmas approaches are more people are feeling "secure" in our direction and economy under President Trump.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: rabblerouser 12/6/2019 11:50:04 AM (No. 254555)
Let me guess: no guns were allowed on the base and shockingly enough someone diidn't pay attention to that.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DVC 12/6/2019 11:51:28 AM (No. 254556)
This is where a lot of our naval aviators are trained. What in the hell has gone wrong with the Navy? Looks like it is good that the old SecNav is gone. Hope the new SecNav can start to sort this mess out.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: edgar 12/6/2019 11:54:06 AM (No. 254559)
Unfortunately, 'Going Naval' is replacing 'Going Postal.'
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Reply 4 - Posted by: udanja99 12/6/2019 1:03:27 PM (No. 254643)
Just heard on the radio that the shooter was a member of the Saudi military, here for training. Why are we allowing this?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: DVC 12/6/2019 3:12:01 PM (No. 254771)
Saudi student. A relative was a USN aviator and worked for a few years as a Navy flight instructor. Then it was Iranian students. The reports are that the students were lazy, uninterested, coming from wealthy families, used to being pampered and given everything. In one case, after repeated problems with an Iranian student, and the student clearly just ignoring the instructions, this instructor stood up in the back seat, reached forward and clouted the student on the head with a knee board, an aluminum clipboard sort of assembly which is strapped to a thigh to hold notes and paper, etc. The student, of course had on a crash helmet, so no injury, but the student focused better for the rest of that hop. Worthless. Let them teach each other to fly, and away from our shores.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: DVC 12/6/2019 3:17:46 PM (No. 254780)
#4, as for allowing this, it is policy that the Saudis are opposing the Persians and we sell them aircraft, and bundled is the pilot training. So, they paid for it, hopefully PLENTY. Not a new thing. And I have met French pilots at a USN winging ceremony for Naval Aviators. I took the occasion to thank them for Admiral De Grasse, Gen. Rochambeau and Gen Lafayette's criticlal assistance during our "time of need". But training Muslims is starting to be a really questionable idea. In the end, they are all our enemies, as long as the adhere to the Koran.
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