Thirteen dead as helicopter crashes in Norway

Eleven people have been found dead and two are missing after a helicopter crashed west of the Norwegian city of Bergen carrying 13, rescuers say. A massive search and rescue operation was underway on Friday afternoon, with emergency workers saying there was no sign of survivors. “They are searching in the hope of finding survivors.… Read More Thirteen dead as helicopter crashes in Norway

Two dead as Russian military helicopter crashes in Syria

Two Russian military pilots have died after their helicopter crashed near the central Syrian city of Homs. The aircraft, an M-28H attack helicopter, was not shot at, Russia’s defence ministry said. The crash happened in the early hours of Tuesday, the ministry said. The bodies were recovered and brought to Russia’s Hmeimim air base. Russia… Read More Two dead as Russian military helicopter crashes in Syria

U.S. military helicopter crashes in South Korea

A U.S. Army Apache helicopter crashed in central South Korea on Monday during a training mission, killing two pilots aboard, police and military officials said. The attack helicopter went down in the county of Wonju in Gangwon province, officials said. The helicopter was assigned to the Second Infantry Division of the U.S. Army, said Captain… Read More U.S. military helicopter crashes in South Korea

Seven feared dead as helicopter crashes in New Zealand

Seven people are feared dead after a sightseeing helicopter crashed in New Zealand, police said. “It is believed two were Australians and four were from the United Kingdom,” police said in a statement on Saturday. It did not give the pilot’s nationality. The helicopter went down on Saturday on Fox glacier, a popular tourist destination… Read More Seven feared dead as helicopter crashes in New Zealand