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Iraqi army helicopter crash kills five

Iraqi army helicopter crash kills five

An Iraqi army helicopter crashed during a combat operation in northern Iraq on Thursday, killing all five crew members, the Iraqi military said in a statement. The helicopter went down near the northern town of Amerli, 170 km north …

Three soldiers killed in helicopter crash in New York

Three soldiers killed in helicopter crash in New York

Three soldiers were killed Wednesday in a helicopter crash south of Rochester, New York, during a training mission, state military officials said. The soldiers were in a New York Army National Guard UH-60 medical evacuation helicopter …

Mi-8 military helicopter crashes near Moscow, crew dies

Mi-8 military helicopter crashes near Moscow, crew dies

The crew of the Mi-8 helicopter of the Russian aerospace forces that crash landed near Moscow has died, the Russian defense ministry said. "A Mi-8 helicopter of the Russian aerospace that was on a training flight crash landed …

 Mi-2 helicopter crashes in Russia's Kuban

Mi-2 helicopter crashes in Russia's Kuban

A private Mi-2 helicopter crashed in south Russia's Krasnodar territory this morning, the Russian Emergencies Ministry's source said. The helicopter belonging to an entrepreneur crashed while spraying crops, Sputnik …

Investigation launched into Kazbegi helicopter crash

Investigation launched into Kazbegi helicopter crash

Georgia's Interior Ministry said that an investigation has been launched to find out the cause of the helicopter crash in Kazbegi, Georgia. The helicopter belonging to Rooms Hotel Kazbegi crashed today in Stepantsminda, region of …

Border patrol helicopter crashes in Iran

Border patrol helicopter crashes in Iran

At least one person was killed and three others were injured today when the helicopter belonging to Iran’s Border Guard Command crashed in northwestern Iran's West Azerbaijan province, head of the Border Guard Command of the …

Helicopter crash kills 5 people in Iran

Helicopter crash kills 5 people in Iran

Five people were killed after a rescue helicopter crashed in Iran’s western province of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari. According to Iran’s state TV, the helicopter was trying to airlift a pregnant woman, but did not make it to …

Four soldiers killed in helicopter crash in Istanbul

Four soldiers killed in helicopter crash in Istanbul

Four soldiers were killed when a military helicopter crashed in a residential neighborhood in Istanbul on Monday, Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya said. He added that the helicopter went down in an area of apartment …

Service center for Russian helicopters opens in Baku

Service center for Russian helicopters opens in Baku

The joint service center of the 'Helicopters of Russia' holding and the Azerbaijani Silk Way Helicopter Services commercial helicopter company has started operating. The center has already repaired the Mi-8AMT helicopter, the …

Helicopter crashes in Georgia's Kakheti: 5 injured

Helicopter crashes in Georgia's Kakheti: 5 injured

A helicopter belonging to the Georgian  Interior Ministry's border police has crashed in Georgia's Kakheti region. The helicopter en route to Lagodekhi border subdivision on scheduled rotation made an …

Helicopter crashes in Kyrgyzstan injuring 4

Helicopter crashes in Kyrgyzstan injuring 4

MI-8 helicopter of the Kyrgyz Air Defense Forces crashed during the rescue operation today, the General Staff said, adding that the accident was caused by the strong wind. According to the statement, four people were injured in a …

Russia to deliver four Mi-35 helicopters to Kazakhstan

Russia to deliver four Mi-35 helicopters to Kazakhstan

Russia has signed a new contract with Kazakhstan on the delivery of four Mil Mi-35 transport and attack helicopters, Deputy Head of Russia’s Federal Service for Military and Technical Cooperation Vladimir Drozhzhov …

Russia's Ka-52 helicopter crashes in Syria

Russia's Ka-52 helicopter crashes in Syria

A Russian Ka-52 helicopter crashed in Syria, both pilots were killed, the Russian Defense Ministry said. "A Russian helicopter Ka-52 crashed while on a routine flight over eastern regions of the Syrian Arab Republic. Both pilots …

 Iranian helicopter crashes in Persian Gulf

Iranian helicopter crashes in Persian Gulf

A helicopter of the Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC) which had been sent to Platform R1 to transport a worker suffering from heart attack crashed into Persian Gulf waters shortly after its take off from the platform. Death of the …

Russia's military helicopter crashes in Baltic Sea

Russia's military helicopter crashes in Baltic Sea

The Ka-29 military helicopter, which lost contact with the air traffic control, has crashed in the waters of the Baltic Sea in the Kaliningrad Region, the emergencies services said. "According to preliminary data, the helicopter …

Six dead in helicopter crash in Russia's Khabarovsk (VIDEO)

Six dead in helicopter crash in Russia's Khabarovsk (VIDEO)

A Mi-8 helicopter of the Vostok air carrier crashed on the Vyborgskaya street in the Far Eastern city of Khabarovsk at about 11:00 local time (4:00 Moscow time) today while on a training flight.  The helicopter had six crew members …

Marine helicopter crashes in California - media

Marine helicopter crashes in California - media

Four US Marines are presumed dead following a helicopter crash during a training mission in southern California. The Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter from 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing is understood to have gone down near …