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All five passengers died after helicopter crashes in East River

All five passengers died after helicopter crashes in East River

A helicopter carrying six people crashed in New York City’s East River last night, killing all passengers, while the pilot escaped, police said. Two of the five passengers died at the scene and three were taken to two area hospitals where they later died, a spokesman for the New York City Police spokesman confirmed early […]

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Neymar leaves hospital by helicopter for recovery

Neymar leaves hospital by helicopter for recovery

Brazilian superstar Neymar left hospital by helicopter yesterday, a day after a successful foot operation, to begin his recovery ahead of a possible World Cup return. The 26-year-old Paris Saint-Germain forward went to the airport in Belo Horizonte by helicopter, from where he was expected to head on a private jet to his luxury villa […]

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Japan authorities find body part after army helicopter crash

Japan authorities find body part after army helicopter crash

Japanese authorities said today they had recovered a body part during the search for a crew member missing in a deadly military helicopter crash in the country’s southwest. The Apache helicopter crashed yesterday in a residential area in Saga province, killing co-pilot Hiroki Takayama and leaving lead pilot Kenichi Saito missing.  “We were informed that […]

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Japanese army helicopter crash sparks fire in residential area

Japanese army helicopter crash sparks fire in residential area

Tokyo – A Japanese army Apache attack helicopter crashed in western Japan on Monday sparking a fire in a residential area, Japan’s defence minister said. Live images aired by public broadcaster NHK showed firefighters dousing a house as smoke billowed from its roof and windows. The Ground Self Defence Force helicopter, which is built by […]

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Five dead after two army helicopters crash in France

Five dead after two army helicopters crash in France

Five people were killed Friday after two army helicopters crashed near the southern French resort town of Saint-Tropez, police said. “The helicopters collided. There were three crew in one and two in the other. All are dead,” police said in the nearby town of Brignoles, adding that one body had still to be recovered from […]

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Three dead in California helicopter crash

Three dead in California helicopter crash

Los Angeles – Three people were killed when a tour and flight-training helicopter crashed into a house in coastal southern California this morning, witnesses and emergency personnel said. Witnesses described seeing a plume of smoke as the four-seat Robinson 44 craft plunged to the ground and appeared to clip the roof of one home before […]

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Helicopter with 7 on board goes missing in India

Helicopter with 7 on board goes missing in India

Mumbai – Search and rescue operations have begun for the Pawan Hans Dauphin N2 helicopter which went missing on Saturday morning with 7 people onboard. According to the defence spokesperson, some objects, which could be parts of the helicopter have been recovered from the site. Whether it is parts of the wreckage is yet be […]

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Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash

Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash

Riyadh – A Saudi prince was killed on Sunday when a helicopter with several officials on board crashed near the kingdom’s southern border with war-torn Yemen, state television said. The news channel Al-Ekhbariya announced the death of Prince Mansour bin Moqren, the deputy governor of Asir province and son of a former crown prince. It […]

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US soldier killed in Afghan helicopter crash

US soldier killed in Afghan helicopter crash

A US soldier died after the helicopter they were in crashed in Afghanistan, foreign forces said Saturday, denying Taliban claims that it had shot down the aircraft. Six other US crew members were injured in the accident late Friday in Logar province, south of Kabul, Nato’s Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan said in a statement. […]

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Dutch police foil brazen helicopter prison escape plan

Dutch police foil brazen helicopter prison escape plan

The Hague – A man was shot dead and several others arrested while allegedly trying to spring a prisoner from jail, in a brazen escape plot that included plans to use a hijacked helicopter, Dutch police said Wednesday. “Amsterdam police during an investigation suspected that there was a plan afoot to spring a prisoner from […]

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