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Helicopter crashes into Hudson River in New York, pilot rescued

A helicopter fell short of the landing pad and crashed into the Hudson River in New York City on Wednesday afternoon, injuring one person...
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Nigeria’s Vice President Miraculously Survives Helicopter Crash

Nigerian Vice Pesident Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday survived a helicopter crash while on an official trip to the country's central state of Kogi, a...
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Jan. 4 world news summary at 0030 GMT

UNITED NATIONS -- The UN Security Council on Thursday condemned the terrorist attack that took place at security checkpoints in northern Sar-e-Pul Province and...
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NASA prepares to explore Mars with an autonomous helicopter

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is planning to send a helicopter to Mars in July 2020 to get a bird's-eye-view of...
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Helicopter-hailing app takes off in Mexico City

The rush hour in Mexico City can last up to 12 hours, so top executives and government officials with deep pockets and tight schedules...

Ka-52k, a helicopter beyond others

Ka-52K helicopters manufactured by Russian Helicopters holding company (part of Rostec State Corporation) completed the first phase of testing in marine conditions. The machines...
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Rostec delivers first multirole helicopter to Kenya

Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, delivered its Mi-17V-5 multirole helicopter to the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government of the...
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Death toll rises to 42 in helicopter strike off Yemen coast

A helicopter strike off Yemen's Hodeida coast on Thursday night has killed up to 42 Somali refugees, the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) said...
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Russian civil helicopter crashes, casualties unknown

A Russian civil helicopter crashed on Sunday night on the Teletskoye Lake in the country's Altai Republic, with members aboard still missing, RIA Novosti...
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Helicopter with six people on aboard crashes in central Italy

A helicopter with six people for emergency services on board crashed Tuesday in the province of L'Aquila, central Italy, according to Ansa news agency. ...
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UN mission helicopter crashes in eastern DR Congo

Eyewitnesses said the Ukraine-made plane crashed just 10 meters after takeoff. "No death or injuries were reported. The helicopter was taking off...

Syria War: Russian Helicopter Brought Down Killing All 5 On Board

Five Russians on board a military helicopter were killed when it was shot down by rebels in northern Syria, Russia has said. The...
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Namibia gets helicopter to boost anti-poaching efforts

The fight against poaching has attained a new height in Namibia after the acquisition of a helicopter that was delivered Thursday. The...
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UAE military helicopter crash kills two

A military helicopter of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces has crashed into the sea in an apparent accident in the Persian Gulf,...
NTB scanpix/AFP / Rune Nielsen Rescue forces at work west of Bergen, Norway, after a helicopter transporting 13 workers from an offshore oil field in the North Sea crashed on April 29, 2016

Helicopter crash off Norway 13 perished

The Super Puma chopper went down around midday in the archipelago off the coast of Bergen, Norway's second-biggest city. Eleven bodies have been recovered and...

Paris attacks suspect placed under formal investigation

Abdeslam was accused of belonging to a terrorist organization planning attacks, murder, kidnapping and holding weapons and explosives, news channel BFMTV reported. The 26-year-old man...
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Sudanese rebels take credit over bringing down army helicopter

"Our forces on Saturday launched attacks for four hours at al-Atmour-al-Nafra, west of Um Sirdiba area, and inflicted heavy loss of lives and military...

April 7 world news summary at 0030 GMT

TIRANA -- A helicopter of the Albanian Armed Forces crashed in the village of Grizhja, Shkodra region, north Albania, killing two crew members and...
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Rescue helicopter crash in southern Iran kills 9

The helicopter belonged to a hospital in Iran's Fars province and crashed on its way back to the hospital after a rescue operation, semi-official...
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Indonesian Army Helicopter crash in Sulawesi kills 12

"12 have been found, all of them dead. Another is still missing," the spokesman told Xinhua by phone. The Bell 412 EP...
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Kenya carries out airborne observation for stray wild animals

The move came after the wildlife agency received reports that a lone lion had been spotted outside the Nairobi National Park's eastern side...
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South African helicopter gets shot at in DRC

The shooting took place on Friday when the helicopter was conducting routine aerial patrols in the DRC, the South African National Defence Force...
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Another Bristow helicopter crashed in Lagos

Like the previous incident, the crash occurred at the lagoon in the Oworonsoki end of the state while the helicopter was on its way...

India to manufacture 200 Kamov helicopters

The deal, estimated to be worth 1 billion U.S. dollars, is aimed at manufacturing 200 Kamov 226T light helicopters in India, a move to...
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MTV Helicopter Crashes in Argentina Killing Two

The aircraft came down at the Potrerillos de Mendoza dam in western Argentina, officials said. MTV said the helicopter was flying to a shooting location...

Nov. 26 world news summary at 1530 GMT

MADRID -- Spain's political unity against the threat of terrorism was strengthened on Thursday when seven parties signed the anti-terrorism pact which the governing...
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Helicopter crash on New Zealand’s icy-mass visitor site

The Rescue Co-Ordination Center confirmed that it is leading a rescue operation involving four choppers. Local news website Stuff quoted some reports saying all on...
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Ghana takes delivery of 4 Chinese-made helicopters for oil and gas patrol

Four brand new Chinese-made Z-9 EH helicopters were delivered to the Ghana Air Force late Wednesday, to enhance patrol of the country's gas and...

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo Is Not A Desperate Politician

Fellow NPP members let us not sit down unconcern for some self ? styled Politicians in the NDC Party to throw dust into the...

Deputy Police Shoots Driver From Helicopter

Bullet holes were clearly visible in the wreck of the SUV The driver had refused to pull over, police said, and had sped past...