Aug 03, 2009 07:18 EDT
Missing pilot Speicher's family getting remains back after 18 year ordeal over his whereabouts. A spokeswoman for the family of Navy pilot Michael "Scott" Speicher (SPYK'-uhr) says it will continue seeking on its own to learn how he died, now that his remains have been found.
Aug 02, 2009 18:51 EDT
Gulf War mystery ends as US identifies remains of Navy pilot missing since 1991 crash in Iraq. Navy pilot Michael "Scott" Speicher was shot down over the Iraq desert on the first night of the Gulf War in 1991 and it was there he apparently was buried by Bedouins, the sand hiding him from the world's mightiest military all these years.