A U.S. military helicopter crash landed off the Japanese island of Okinawa on Wednesday, injuring seven people, NBC News reported.
The UH-60 Black Hawk performed a "hard-deck landing"on the USNS Red Cloud military ship, the U.S. Pacific Command said.
Of the 17 people on board, seven were injured and transported to a U.S. naval hospital on Okinawa, according to the U.S. Pacific Command. It previously said six people were injured but then revised the figure.
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Okinawa, an island more than 900 miles southwest of Tokyo, is home to the bulk of U.S. military forces stationed in Japan.