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Five dead helicopter crash floods french helicopter

Five dead in French helicopter crash, floods

12 December, 2019 9:38 pm 9:38 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – Three emergency workers were killed overnight when their helicopter crashed while on a rescue mission in southeastern France, while two other people died in heavy flooding that has hit the region, officials said on Monday. The EC145 rescue helicopter lost radio and radar contact with controllers as it headed to Le Luc … Read More


Norway: At least four killed in helicopter crash

08 August, 2019 11:24 pm 11:24 pm

OSLO (Reuters) – At least four people were killed, one was missing and another was wounded after a civilian helicopter crashed in northern Norway on Saturday, the rescue service said. There were five passengers and a pilot on board the Airbus AS350 helicopter operated by Norwegian firm Helitrans when it crashed southwest of Alta at … Read More

Four soldiers killed helicopter crash city governor Istanbul

Four soldiers killed in helicopter crash in Istanbul

02 February, 2019 11:42 pm 11:42 pm

ANKARA (Reuters) – Four soldiers were killed when a military helicopter crashed in a residential neighborhood on the Asian side of Istanbul on Monday, the governor of Turkey’s biggest city said. The helicopter went down in an area of apartment buildings, Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya said. Television images showed smoke rising from the area and … Read More

Eighteen killed in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

08 August, 2018 3:19 pm 3:19 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Eighteen people were killed in a helicopter crash in the Krasnoyarsk region in Siberia on Saturday, the aviation watchdog and emergency services said. The passengers, workers heading to their shift at an oil-pumping station, and three crew members died when the Russian-made Mi-8 aircraft knocked into the cargo of an adjacent helicopter … Read More