U.S. Marine Helicopter Supporting Earthquake Relief Missing in Nepal

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NBC News- A U.S. Marines helicopter supporting earthquake relief in Nepal was declared missing Tuesday with eight people on board, the U.S. Pacific Command spokesman said.

The UH-1Y Huey with two Nepalese soldiers and six U.S. Marines on board disappeared over Charikot, Nepal, said the spokesman, Army Maj. Dave Eastburn.

Charikot was one of the villages hardest hit by a 7.3 magnitude quake on Tuesday.

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