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Taiwan military chief among eight dead as helicopter makes forced landing

01 January, 2020 12:54 pm 12:54 pm

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan’s top military official was among eight people killed on Thursday after the helicopter carrying them made a forced landing in a mountainous area near the capital Taipei, the defence ministry said. The main portion of the helicopter lay in a northern forest wreathed in mist, with its blades shattered into pieces, … Read More

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Remains of six recovered from Hawaii helicopter crash, no sign of survivors

12 December, 2019 11:22 am 11:22 am

(Reuters) – Teams combing the wreckage of a Hawaii sightseeing helicopter that crashed on Kauai island found no sign of survivors and recovered six sets of human remains before suspending the search due to bad weather, police and fire officials said. The grim announcement came in a news conference almost 24 hours after the aircraft, … Read More

Three rescue workers killed in helicopter crash in France

12 December, 2019 12:14 pm 12:14 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – Three rescue workers died after their helicopter crashed near Marseille, southern France, while en route to help people caught up in heavy flooding, the French interior ministry said on Monday. The crash occurred on the night of Dec. 1, said the ministry, which added that an inquiry was underway to examine the … Read More

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Uber makes airport helicopter taxis available to all NY users

10 October, 2019 8:46 am 8:46 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc is taking to the air in New York City where users with a little cash to spare will be able to book helicopter flights to John F Kennedy Int­er­national airport through their apps. The company announced its Uber Copter offer, saying flights to and from Lower … Read More

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Punjab CM reviews security arrangements by helicopter

09 September, 2019 1:07 pm 1:07 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Tuesday reviewed the security arrangements on Youm-e-Ashur through helicopter. According to the details garnered, the Punjab chief minister evaluated the routes of the processions and security arrangements by helicopter. After aerial review, Usman Buzdar expressed satisfaction over the best security arrangements and said that … Read More

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Punjab CM’s helicopter narrowly escapes crash

09 September, 2019 5:26 pm 5:26 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar’s helicopter narrowly escaped an crash on Tuesday as a bird hit it. According to the sources, Punjab CM survived from helicopter crash, as the helicopter made an emergency landing in Lahore airport. The front part of the helicopter faced damage due to the accident. The Punjab … Read More

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Obese man to be shifted Lahore via helicopter on COAS directions

06 June, 2019 11:10 am 11:10 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Noor Hassan, a resident of Sadiqabad – who is suffering from obesity who is suffering from obesity – will be shifted Lahore from Sadiqabad through air ambulance on the directions of Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday (today). According to the reports, COAS Bajwa agreed to … Read More

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Faisal Vawda’s helicopter makes emergency landing

05 May, 2019 7:52 pm 7:52 pm

MOHMAND (92 News) – The helicopter of Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda made an emergency landing due to the bad weather. According to the details garnered, Faisal Vawda’s helicopter lost its balance due to unpleasant weather as he was flying from Mohmand after attending the ground-breaking ceremony of Mohmand Dam. However, the helicopter … Read More

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Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in British jail for skipping bail

05 May, 2019 5:23 pm 5:23 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced to 50 weeks in jail by a London court on Wednesday for skipping bail to enter the Ecuadorean embassy where he was holed up for almost seven years until police dragged him out last month. Judge Deborah Taylor read out the sentence as Assange, in a … Read More

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US approves anti-submarine helicopters sale to India

04 April, 2019 11:43 pm 11:43 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The US had approved the sale of 24 MH-60R helicopters to India, significantly boosting its emerging ally’s firepower to target submarines as China expands in the Indian Ocean. In a quick reply to an Indian request submitted late last year, the State Department said it was informing the US Congress as … Read More

Italian Alps rescuers find two more bodies after mid-air collision

01 January, 2019 11:07 am 11:07 am

MILAN (Reuters) – Italian rescue workers have found two more bodies after a mid-air collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft in the Italian Alps, bringing the death toll to seven, the alpine rescue corps said. Two bodies were found in the snow far from the wrecks of the two aircraft, a spokesman for … Read More

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It is clearly evident that India is perturbed, says AJK PM

09 September, 2018 9:19 pm 9:19 pm

MUZAFFARABAD (92 News) – Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider on Sunday has said that that It is clearly evident that India is perturbed. Responding to Indian forces attack on helicopter, the AJK prime minister clarified that he along with the ministers in the helicopter were within our limit. “It wasn’t a … Read More

‘Foolproof’ security arrangements made across country for Ashur...

09 September, 2018 10:12 am 10:12 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – “Foolproof” security arrangements have been made to ensure the peaceful passage of Ashura across Pakistan.   As per details, the arrangements have been made to ensure security of mourning processions and majalis. The police and other law enforcement agencies have been deployed to ensure law and order situation. The Muharram processions … Read More

Asif Zardari submits surety bonds after bail from banking court

09 September, 2018 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Former president Asif Ali Zardari on Saturday said what can they say about a country where the chief justice conducts raids. He was talking to reporters outside a local banking court in Karachi where he had come to submit surety bonds after having secured interim bail in a money laundering case … Read More

2 injured as crash landing of helicopter at Peshawar’s Bacha Khan airport

07 July, 2018 2:40 pm 2:40 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – A helicopter crash-landed at Peshawar’s Bacha Khan airport on Saturday. Four persons were on-board, two of them were injured during the incident, however, no fatalities were reported, according to the sources within the airport administration. Fire brigade trucks and ambulances have reached the runway for rescue. Security forces cordoned off  the … Read More