Five killed in Ukraine helicopter crash: official
Newsletter Subscription


Monday, April 21, 2014


Five killed in Ukraine helicopter crash: official

Five people were killed Tuesday when a helicopter owned by the Ukrainian interior ministry crashed back to the ground shortly after take-off.

Three crew and two engineers died when the Mi-8 helicopter that is used by the ministry's internal troops lost height and crashed during a routine flight at the Alexandria aerodrome in the central Kirovograd region, the interior ministry said in a statement quoted by the Interfax-Ukraine news agency.


The cause of the crash was being investigated, the ministry said.

by Sayara Ma-Shan-Lo © 2012 AFP

Source : AFP

Published on ASDNews: Dec 25, 2012

 

Combat Helicopter 2014 Conference

Nov 18 - 19, 2014 - Rome, Italy

Register More info


DoD/VA Healthcare 2014 Summit

May 19 - 22, 2014 - San Antonio, United States

Register More info


© 2004-2014 • ASDNews • be the first to know • contact usterms & conditionsprivacy policyadvertisingfaqs